Adel Abdel Ghafar

Adel Abdel Ghafar

Adel Abdel Ghafar is a visiting fellow at the Brookings Doha Center.

Business & Economy

Egypt's economic policy: See no evil, hear no evil

The pound's devaluation makes sense in the long term but there will be consequences for the poor and middle class.

Egypt's economic policy: See no evil, hear no evil

War & Conflict

The lost generation: Children in conflict zones

The politicisation of humanitarian relief hinders the schooling of children in conflict zones.

The lost generation: Children in conflict zones

Poverty & Development

The persistence of poverty in the Arab world

Countries currently in conflict pose the greatest challenge to poverty eradication efforts.

The persistence of poverty in the Arab world

Egypt

Football and politics in Egypt: An explosive mix

The football riot that led to the deaths of 74 youths in Port Said is indicative of the dire state of affairs in Egypt.

Football and politics in Egypt: An explosive mix

US & Canada

Khaled is Mina, Mina is Khaled

Powerful political forces in Egypt have used the 'sectarian card' to divide the people and shift the blame.

Khaled is Mina, Mina is Khaled