Rabih El Chaer
Rabih El Chaer of Lebanon "is the advisor to the minister of public works and transportation and counsels on public policy, crisis management, legislative proposals, image building and political strategy. As a human rights activist, Mr. Chaer founded the Maharate Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting freedom of expression and media accountability in the Arab region. He is a regular contributor to An-Nahar, Lebanon's leading Arabic language daily newspaper. Rabih has been a regular guest on television news programs since 1993 and is known for his outspoken advocacy of democracy, freedom and political reforms. At Stanford, he wants to gain more substantial knowledge of US electoral campaigns, political party organization, and lobbying." 
- Summer Fellow (2007), Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law
Resources and articles
- Twenty-seven Stanford Summer Fellows on Democracy and Development announced for 2007, Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law, accessed May 18, 2010.