Policy Briefs - Al Jazeera Center for Studies


AJCS maintains its 5th position among Middle East think tanks


Opinion Poll

Arab Elites' Attitudes toward Arab-Iranian Relations


Al Jazeera Forum

The 11th Al Jazeera Forum


Al Marsad






Lutfullah Lutf

is a Senior Fiscal Policy Analyst in the Ministry of Finance, Afghanistan. He is also a Senior Researcher in the Center for Studies and Research, a Think Tank based in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Hussein AlAhmad

Hussein AlAhmad is a Political Communication professional, also researcher in ‘Mediatized Conflicts’ at the Istitute of Arab and Islamic Studies (IAIS), University of Exeter, UK.

Richard Javad Heydarian

Richard Javad Heydarian is a Manila-based academic, and a political science Professor at De La Salle University and Ateneo De Manila University. He is also a columnist for Manila Bulletin and the author of “Duterte’s Rise: A Populist Revolt Against Elite Democracy” (Palgrave, New York).

Naser al-Tamimi

Naser al-Tamimi is a researcher who specialises in the economies of the Gulf countries.

Dr. Madawi Al-Rasheed

Dr. Madawi Al-Rasheed is Visiting Professor at the Middle East Centre, the London School of Economic Sciences.

Stasa Salacanin

Is a journalist from Slovenia who specialises in Middle Eastern affairs, trade and political relations, energy, aviation as well as Syria and Yemen, terrorism and defence.