Gender

Scholarly Publications

Information, Female Empowerment and Governance in Oaxaca, Mexico [Feb. 2015]

February 2015

Traditional community rules are formally recognized in multiple constitutions across Latin America.

The Gendered Dimensions of Sex Trafficking

June 2012

Work Satisfaction, Trauma and Economic Insecurity: Post-tsunami Sri Lanka

January 2009

This paper considers the links between the extent of economic security and subjective work satisfaction.

News

Paul Amar examines social militarization in Egypt and Brazil [VIDEO]

April 2015

As part of the Arab Reform and Democracy Program's speaker series, UC Santa Barbara Political Scientist Paul Amar discussed his book The Security Archipelago, winner of the 2014 Charles Taylor Book...

Technology, accountability and democracy in South Asia and beyond

September 2013

A call for papers has been issued for a conference on the intersection between technology, accountability and democracy will be organized in Mumbai, India in Jan 2014.

Events

Arab Barometer Wave IV

March 26, 2018

This event is co-sponsored with The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies. ABSTRACTThe Arab Barometer is the first and largest project of its kind that gives voice to the opinions and concerns of...

Political Contestation and New Social Forces in the Middle East and North Africa

March 9, 2018

Please note: Registration for the conference is open only to Stanford University affiliates. A valid SUNet ID is required to register. Click here to register.

Personal and Party Representation in Contemporary Europe: Effects on Intra-party Dynamics

May 28, 2015

ABSTRACT:This study explores the relationship between elected representatives and the parties they belong to in the European context.

Projects

Program on Social Entrepreneurship

"Transforming ripples into waves of transformational change across the world" Vision: The Program on Social Entrepreneurship at Stanford's Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law...
English

Human Rights Education

In partnership with the Division of International, Comparative and Area Studies (ICA) and the Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE), the Program on Human Rights ...
English

Multimedia

The Paradoxes of Political Aid in the Arab World

May 2015

AbstractEuropean and US-based scholars and practitioners have debated the purposes and sometimes the (limited) macro-effects of programs designed to promote transitions from authoritarianism to democracy in Middle East countries.

People

Marcel Fafchamps Senior Fellow Professor, by courtesy, Economics
Matthew Kohrman Senior Fellow, by courtesy Associate Professor, Anthropology
Deborah L. Rhode Professor, Law
Martin Carnoy Professor, Education
Francisco Ramirez Professor, Education
Kathleen Kelly Janus Lecturer, Program on Social Entrepreneurship
Alexandra Domike Blackman CDDRL Pre-doctoral Fellow, 2018-2019
Roya Pakzad Academic Program Professional, CDDRL
Cesángari López Martínez Research Staff, CDDRL
Kristin Chandler Administrative Manager, CDDRL