Issue 3, August 2013

Dear Reader,

You are receiving this email because of your interest in constitutional reform issues and/or membership of International IDEA’s Constitution building thematic website ConstitutionNet.Org. It provides you with an update on all new content – news, analyses, events, new resources, etc. - created within the network over the last month.

To access the content, click on any of the links below or visit www.ConstitutionNet.Org



  • Proposed Amendments to Egypt’s 2012 Constitution in Arabic and English. Read analysis of the text from IDEA’s Zaid Al-Ali

Feature interview: Nepal

  • Expert warns of the need for new approaches in the constitution building process as the date for electing country's second Constituent Assembly approaches. Full interview here!

More feature interviews

Voices from the field: Tunisia’s embattled transition and Kenya’s rocky constitutional implementation  

  • Nidhal Mekki, Public International and Constitutional law expert at the University of Tunis looks at how and why Tunisia's National Constituent Assembly went from being a solution to becoming part of the problem in Tunisia's troubled transition. Read full article in French or English
  • As Kenya's 2010 Constitution turns three amidst threats of assault, Mugambi Laibuta reflects on whether implementing the Kenyan Dream has become too costly. Full article.

Want to be a ConstitutionNet Voice from the field? Contact us!

In the media this month


More analyses


More news

Country constitutional profiles

Visit our full country profiles

Latest library documents

Find more documents 

Events (recent and upcoming)

More events 

Vacancies and other opportunities in CBPs

New Staff

New members on ConstitutionNet

More members

Get the latest updates

And sign up for our newsletter