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Nidal Betare


Nidal Betare is a Syrian-Palestinian democracy and development specialist with over fifteen years of field experience working across the Middle East and North Africa. Nidal holds a Masters degree in political sociology and is co-founder of the DC-based NGO People Demand Change. Betare is a contributor to Fikra Forum. 

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