Library

Welcome to our project’s digital library. Here you find all the material published thus far – documents as well as videos. All material is listed in the table below. If a file is available in more than one language, you will find more than one option to view it.

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CategoryFile TypeFile NameArabicEnglishGerman
Educational videoVideoWhat is federalism?View
InterviewVideoProf. Dr. George Milbradt I SteuersystemeViewView
InterviewVideoMohand Hocine Hamidouche I Decentralization in AlgeriaView
InterviewVideoFaek Hwajeh I Decentralization in the Syrian Constitution of 1950View
LectureVideoDr. Zedoun Alzoubi I The Constitution of 1920 – The Centenary of the First Syrian ConstitutionViewView
LectureVideoDr. Najet Brahmi Zouaoui I The Tunisian Experience with Decentralization and Good GovernanceView
LectureVideoDr. Nael Georges I The Constitution of 2012 – The Centenary of the First Syrian ConstitutionView
LectureVideoDr. Samira Mobaied I The Constitution of 1973 – The Centenary of the First Syrian ConstitutionView
LectureVideoMohand Hocine Hamidouche I Is Algeria a Unitary State or Does it Claim to be? The Centenary of the First Syrian ConstitutionView
LectureVideoFaek Hwajeh I The Constitution of 1950 – The Centenary of the First Syrian ConstitutionView
WebinarVideoVoices from the Constitutional Committee I Fifth Round from Geneva (Part 1)View
InterviewVideoProf. Dr. George Milbradt I DecentralizationViewView
InterviewVideoDr. Nael Georges I Minorities in SyriaView
InterviewVideoSajeda Nasro I Voices from GenevaView
InterviewVideoSiamand Hajo I Voices from GenevaView
InterviewVideoProf. Dr. Eva Maria Belser I Minority RightsViewView
InterviewVideoProf. Dr. Eva Maria Belser I ConstitutionViewView
InterviewVideoProf. Dr. Eva Maria Belser I FederalismViewView
Educational videoVideoWhat is decentralization?View
WebinarVideoVoices from the Constitutional Committee I Fourth Round from GenevaView
DocumentaryVideoAbout the project ''A Constitution for All Syrians''ViewView
ReportVideoThe Advisory Group and the work of the third round of negotiations of the Constitutional CommitteeView
ReportVideoThe Centenary of the First Syrian Constitution – Decentralization in the MENA regionView
InterviewVideoMohamed Al-Wazir I Voices of GenevaView
InterviewVideoHawas Saadoun I Voices of GenevaView
InterviewVideoKaram Dawli I Voices of GenevaView
Draft ConstitutionPDFA Proposal for a Syrian ConstitutionViewViewView
Issue paperPDFGovernment SystemsViewView
Issue paperPDFParliamentsViewView
Issue paperPDFConstitutional JurisdictionViewView
Issue paperPDFDistribution of CompetencesViewView
Issue paperPDFTaxes and ResourcesViewView
Issue paperPDFCreation of RegionsViewView
Issue paperPDFTransitionViewView
Issue paperPDFHuman RightsViewView
Issue paperPDFDemocracy ConceptsViewView
Issue paperPDFRule of LawViewView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I IntroductionView
Issue paperPDF Local Democracy I Co-determination and Self-administration in SchoolsView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Self-administration by StudentsView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Co-operative SocietiesView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I PartiesView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I AssociationsView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Professional Associations and ChambersView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Trade UnionsView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Academic Self-AdministrationView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Municipal Self-AdministrationView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I ElectionsView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Municipality ParliamentView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Volunteer WorkView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Individual Participation in the Legal SystemView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I QuotasView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I InclusionView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Young PeopleView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I State and ReligionView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Example Statutes for a Sports AssociationView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Example Statutes for Political PartiesView
Issue paperPDFLocal Democracy I Municipal FinancesView
Workshop paperPDFGeneva 2016 I Executive Summary: Position of the Kurdish National Council on Political Decentralisation, Federalism and Local GovernanceViewViewView
Draft ConstitutionPDFConstitution for Syrian KurdistanViewView
Workshop paperPDFIstanbul I 2017 I Executive SummaryViewViewView
Workshop paperPDFIstanbul II 2017 I Executive SummaryViewViewView
Workshop paperPDFIstanbul III 2017 I Executive SummaryViewViewView
Workshop paperPDFBucharest 2018 I Executive SummaryViewViewView
Workshop paperPDFSarajevo 2019 I Executive SummaryViewViewView
Workshop paperPDFLoccum 2019 I Executive SummaryViewViewView
Workshop paperPDFCaux 2020 I Executive Summary: Principles on Fiscal DecentralizationViewViewView
StudyPDFMinorities in the Syrian Legal System and the Principle of State NeutralityViewView
Educational videoVideoLocal democracy for SyriaView
InterviewVideoTariq Aziza I A constitution for all SyriansView
InterviewVideoFadwa Mahmoud I A constitution for all SyriansView
InterviewVideoJamal Karsli I A constitution for all SyriansView
InterviewVideoSamer Fahad I A constitution for all SyriansView
InterviewVideoYasmine Merei I A constitution for all SyriansView
InterviewVideoDr. Zedoun Alzoubi I A constitution for all SyriansView
WebinarVideoVoices from the Constitutional Committee I Fifth Round from Geneva (Part 2)View
InterviewVideoLama Kannout I Syrian Women's Political ParticipationView
InterviewVideoLama Kannout I The Role of Women in the Political TransitionView
InterviewVideoLama Kannout I Transitional JusticeView
StudyPDFThe 2019 Draft for a Syrian Constitution – Freedom of Religion Within the Constitutional Order of SyriaView
StudyPDFThe 2019 Draft for a Syrian Constitution – Analysis of the Taxation, Natural Resources, and Fiscal EqualizationView
StudyPDFThe 2019 Draft for a Syrian Constitution – Analysis of Linguistic AspectsView
StudyPDFThe 2019 Draft for a Syrian Constitution – The Role of RegionsView
InterviewVideoDr. Soeren Keil I Decentralization and the Majority PopulationViewView
WebinarVideoSyrian Women's Participation in Politics and Civil SocietyView
InterviewVideoDr. Soeren Keil I Electoral SystemsViewView
InterviewVideoDr. Soeren Keil I Party ListsViewView
WebinarVideoFree and representative: How democratic eletions in future Syria could look likeView
InterviewVideoProf. Dr. George Milbradt I The Motivation to pay TaxesViewView
LecturePDFFaek Hwajeh I Decentralization in the Syrian Constitution of 1950View
LecturePDFMohand Hocine Hamidouche I Is Algeria a Unitary State or Does it Claim to be?View
LecturePDFDr. Nael Georges I Towards Decentralization, Good Governance and Diversity ManagementView
LecturePDFDr. Najet Brahmi Zouaoui I Decentralization in Tunisia and its Impact on Good GovernanceView
LecturePDFDr. Samira Mobaied I The Constitution of 1973View
LecturePDFDr. Zedoun Alzoubi I Decentralization in the Constitution of 1920View
InterviewVideoDr. Soeren Keil I Presidential systemViewView
InterviewVideoDr. Soeren Keil I Bicameralism and DiversityViewView
InterviewVideoDr. Soeren Keil I BicameralismViewView
InterviewVideoDr. Soeren Keil I Parliamentarian systemViewView
InterviewVideoDr. Soeren Keil I StabilityViewView
InterviewVideoThomas von der Osten-Sacken I PanarabismViewView
InterviewVideoThomas von der Osten-Sacken I Panarabism and other ideologiesViewView
ReportVideoThe work of the Advisory Board during the third negotiation round of the SCCView
ReportVideoThe third negotiation round of the SCC – The first two daysView
ReportVideoCaux 2020 I Fiscal Decentralization and the Transition ProcessView
ReportVideoAdvisory Board meeting – SCC 3rd RoundView
InterviewVideoSabah Alhallak I The Women Advisory Board 1View
InterviewVideoSabah Alhallak I The Women Advisory Board 2View
PodcastPodcastSyria’s new constitution – What about religion and women's rights?View
StudyPDF"We are not just flowers on the table" - Women's role in the Syrian constitutional ProcessView
Educational videoVideoQuota systemViewView
StudyPDFThe Syrian Constitutional Committee – Actor Mapping of the Small BodyViewView
ReportVideoStrategic Planning: How to Proceed with the Syrian Peace Process?View
ReportVideoTunisia: A best Practise Example for Syria?View
Educational videoVideoDo you believe in the Syrian constitutional process? (Part 1)ViewView
Educational videoVideoDo you believe in the Syrian constitutional process? (Part 2)ViewView
Educational videoVideoDo you believe in the Syrian constitutional process? (Part 3)ViewView
Educational videoVideoDo you believe in the Syrian constitutional process? (Part 4)ViewView
ReportVideoVoices from Geneva - Report Day OneView
Workshop paperPDFBerlin 2020 IView
ReportVideoVoices from Geneva- Report Day TwoView
ReportVideoVoices from Geneva- Report Day ThreeView
ReportVideoVoices from Geneva- Report Day FourView
ReportVideoVoices from Geneva- Report Day FiveView
PodcastPodcastSyria's new Constitution - What about Tunisia?View
InterviewVideo Should the right to vote be stipulated in the Syrian constitution?View
InterviewVideoIs election monitoring by an independent commission needed?View
InterviewVideoWhich are the tasks of an independent election commission?View
InterviewVideoHow can vote buying be prevented?View
InterviewVideoActivating the role of youth in political lifeView
InterviewVideoThe political crisis experienced by the ruling eliteView
InterviewVideoThe role of civil society is very importantView
InterviewVideoThe role of local associations in political workView
InterviewVideoExploiting dissent in political actionView
LectureVideoBicameralism in the Arab WorldView
InterviewVideoEmergency legislation in TunisiaView
LectureVideoTunisia: An example for Syria?View
Educational videoVideoElections in SyriaView
Educational videoVideoConstitutional courtsView
ReportVideoLearning for Syria- Constitution-Making During Conflict: The Role of the UNView
LectureVideoThe Syrian future constitution, and the importance of the constitution for Kurds and other minorities in SyriaView
InterviewVideoSabah Alhallak, Member of the Syrian Constitutional CommitteeView
InterviewVideoDr. Raghda Zedan, Member of the Syrian Constitutional CommitteeView
PodcastPodcastSyria's New Constitution- What About Secularism and Religious Freedom?ViewView
Workshop paperPDFVevey 2022ViewView
Workshop paperPDFLoccum 2022 I The Constitutional Process RevisedViewViewView
Educational videoVideoHuman RightsViewView
Educational videoVideoConstitutionViewView
Educational videoVideoEuropean Center for Kurdish StudiesView
Educational videoVideoFederalismViewView
Educational videoVideoReligionViewView
PodcastVideoEin hoffnungsloser Fall? Der lange Weg zu einer neuen syrischen VerfassungView
InterviewVideoDr. Sören Keil I Brainstorming on North MacedoniaView
InterviewVideoDr. Sören Keil I Similarities between Syria and North MacedoniaView
InterviewVideoDr. Sören Keil I Ohrid AgreementView
InterviewVideoDr. Sören Keil I Main Challenges of DecentralizationView
ReportVideoStudy Trip to North Macedonia (Day 1)View
ReportVideoStudy Trip to North Macedonia (Day 2)View
ReportVideoStudy Trip to North Macedonia (Day 3)View
ReportVideoStudy Trip to North Macedonia (Day 4)View
ReportVideoStudy Trip to North Macedonia I SummaryViewView
InterviewVideoDr. Simonida Kacarska I The Particularities of the North Macedonian CaseView
InterviewVideoRadmila Šekerinska I Gender EqualityViewView
InterviewVideoDr. Muhamad Halili I Recommendations for the SCCView
InterviewVideoSabah Al Hallak I Similarities between North Macedonia and SyriaView
InterviewVideoRubin Zemon I The Ohrid AgreementViewView
InterviewVideoAhmad Al Asrawi I Benefits for the Work of the Syrian Constitutional CommitteeView
InterviewVideoHind Kabawat I Decentralisation (Part 1)View
InterviewVideoHind Kabawat I Bilingual Education (Part 2)View
StatementVideo / PDFEman Shahoud I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideo / PDFKhaled Al Helo I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideo / PDFDr. Raghdaa Zidan I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideo / PDFHassan Al Hariri I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideo / PDFHind Kabawat I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideo / PDFFaek Hwajeh I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideo / PDFKhloud Al Asrawi I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideo / PDFAhmad Al Asrawi I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideo / PDFTarek Al Kurdi I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideo / PDFDr. Zedoun Al-Zoubi I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
StatementVideoProf. Eva Maria Belser I North Macedonia: Lessons Learnt for SyriaViewView
Workshop paperPDFSkopje 2022 I Diverse and Decentral How Can North Macedonia Be a Role Model for Syria?ViewView
StatementVideoDr. Raghdaa Zidan I New Year's Aspirations 2023View
StatementVideoDr. Zedoun Al-Zoubi I New Year's Aspirations 2023View
StatementVideoAhmad Alasrawi I New Year's Aspirations 2023View
StatementVideoTarek Al Kurdi I New Year's Aspirations 2023View
StatementVideoHasan Al Hariri I New Year's Aspirations 2023View
StatementVideoSabah Alhallak I New Year's Aspirations 2023View