Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law Program on Arab Reform and Democracy (ARD) Stanford University


Politics, Economics and Civil Society in the New Tunisia  
Brown Bag Seminar

Date and Time
April 4, 2012
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Open to the public
RSVP required by 5PM April 3

Lotfi Maktouf - President and founder at Almadanya

In this brown bag seminar, Lotfi Maktouf, president and founder of Almadanya, a Tunisian NGO formed after the Tunisian revolution to empower people through a series of development and cultural programs, talks about the political and economic challenges facing civil society in Tunisia.

Lotfi Maktouf graduated from Tunis, Paris-Sorbonne and Harvard law schools. Member of the New York Bar, he practiced international corporate and tax law in Wall Street and then served for four years as Senior Counsellor at the International Monetary Fund based in Washington, D.C.

This seminar is co-sponsored by the Stanford Humanities Center.

Board Room
Stanford Humanities Center

FSI Contact
Lina Khatib