Patrick Snyder is a PhD candidate in Political Science at the University of Minnesota. His research focuses on freedom of expression, social movements, and resistance in non-democracies, with a regional focus on Middle East and North Africa. He is currently in Morocco for long-term fieldwork related to his dissertation project.
Activists and decision makers can learn from their previous mistakes to push for genuine political and economic reforms
Moroccan Institute for Policy Analysis
MIPA is a non-profit independent research institution based in Rabat, Morocco. Founded by a group of transdisciplinary researchers, MIPA’s mission is to produce systematic and in-depth analysis of relevant policy issues that lead to new and innovative ideas for solving some of the most pressing issues relating to democracy.