A year After its Formation: Jordanians’ Opinion of Dr. Bisher Al Khasawneh’s Government and Some Current Issues

Please note that the opinions expressed in the survey represent the viewpoint of the respondents only, and do not necessarily represent the opinion of the Center for Strategic Studies, the University of Jordan, or their employees. October 26, 2021 Introduction Continuing on the vocation of the Center of Strategic Studies of probing citizens’ perceptions and…

“The New Levant: Rationales, Implications and Future Trajectories”

Thinking ahead to strengthen regional dialogue! The Center for Strategic Studies (CSS) and The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Jordan (KAS) have organized an expert workshop in Amman on “The New Levant“ initiative. Distinguished analysts from Jordan, Iraq, Egypt, and Europe gathered this weekend to discuss the motivations, implications and potential of the intensifying cooperation between Amman, Cairo and…

Political Participation and Promotion of Democracy: Role of Civil Society Organizations in Jordan

Throughout the past decade, Jordan has been able to successfully manoeuvre serious predicaments with the ultimate aim of achieving comprehensive development, regardless of the local and neighbouring political, economic and humanitarian challenges. Entering into the kingdom’s second century, the vision of His Majesty King Abdullah II concentrates on political reform, peaceful democratic transition and inclusion…

The “genealogy of progress”: the economic, political, and social formation of reform and development

Mr. Ibrahim Gharaibeh The Center for Strategic Studies has issued a new book by the researcher at the Center, Mr. Ibrahim Gharaibeh, entitled: “The Genealogy of Progress”: Economic, Political and Social Formation for Reform and Development, and the following is a summary of this book, a summary and index: Progress practically means change towards positive development…

Papers and Discussions of the Conference “Salafist Transformations: Indications, Repercussions and Prospects”

October 24, 2013 The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung issued a booklet:  “Salafist Transformations: Implications, Implications and Prospects” by  Dr. Muhammad Abu Rumman and others, which included papers and discussions of the regional conference on Salafists held last July, organized by the Center for Strategic Studies at the University of Jordan. Translated by: Jumana Nawafilah, and edited by: Firas Khairallah. The…