Mansour, Sherif

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Sherif Mansour [ or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)] is currently the editor of Arabic publications at the Ibn Khaldun Center for Development Studies (IDCS), Cario Egypt. He has served as editor in chief of the Arabic monthly newsletter and Annual Report of Civil Society and Democratization in the Arab World. In addition to editing other ICDS publications, he has conducted research on areas of religious reformation, human rights, democracy and civil society. In 2003, He served as editor-in-chief of Al-Tanweer Magazine (Voice of the Egyptian Enlightenment Association) while working as a freelance journalist at Al Kahera Newspaper (Voice of the Egyptian Ministry of Culture). He has authored numerous research studies, articles and working papers for Egyptian and Arab newspapers and NGO newsletters. In 2004, Mansour was honored by AlKalema Center for Human Rights at its annual celebration of human rights’ defenders and activists. He was in charge of ICDS observation delegation established to monitor the Palestinian presidential elections in January 2005. In 1998, Sherif Mansour participated in local conferences (Ibn Khaldun Center, Alexandria, Bibliotheca) and international seminars (Qatar, Jordan, Egypt): his presentations concentrated on topics associated with democracy, freedom, and political/religious reformation.