Issue 4, September 2013

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Voices from the field: Fiji’s half-finished transition and Egypt’s constitutional quagmire

  • Is Fiji’s new Constitution that imperfect? Joni Madraiwiwi, Fiji’s former Vice President (2005-6), argues that while country’s new Constitution is not perfect, it provides a foundation to build upon. Full article.
  • What do Egyptians really want? Hesham Nasr, Egyptian Judge, reflects on this question as country embarks on writing second Constitution within two years. Full article.

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International IDEA welcomes Dr.William Elliot Blumer, formerly of the Scottish Constitutional Commission as its newest staff member.

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