Backchannel: The Newsletter of FPRI

February 19, 2016

FPRI’s Spring 2016 Calendar at a Glance

The 2016 Champagne Brunch for Partners Sunday, April 17: What To Do About ISIS Discussion moderated by WHYY’s Marty Moss-Coane, with guests Trudy Rubin, the renowned columnist of the Philadelphia Inquirer,  and Clint Watts, FPRI’s own “online jihadi hunter” and Robert A. Fox Fellow At the Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia from 12:00 to 2:30 pm. Exclusively for […]


February 3, 2016

2015 Annual Report

We are pleased to share our 2015 Annual Report


February 2, 2016

Robert A. Fox Fellows – 6 Months of Excellence

In 2015, FPRI’s Middle East program named four year-long Robert A. Fox Fellows, who would write, speak, and create innovative platforms for addressing a wide range of timely issues related to the Middle East and U.S. policy. Here are some of the highlights from the past 6 months. FPRI Fox Fellow Clint Watts, who focuses on ISIS, Al-Qaeda, and […]


January 20, 2016

New Middle East Senior Fellow

FPRI is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Senior Fellow in FPRI’s Program on the Middle East, Dr. Benedetta Berti. Dr. Benedetta Berti is a foreign policy and security researcher, analyst, consultant, author and lecturer. Her work focuses on human security and internal conflicts, as well as on post-conflict stabilization (specifically integration of armed groups, […]


In The News: Benedetta Berti
January 12, 2016

FPRI’s Middle East Program – 2015 At a Glance

Productivity & Reach In 2015, FPRI’s Middle East program – comprised of 17 scholars based both locally and globally – was extremely active.       The Middle East program scholars published regularly on critical developments and trends in the Middle East through its E-Notes article series;  V-Notes video essay series; Middle East Media Monitor essay series meant to shed light on foreign language press coverage of […]