Experts & Staff

Elijah Zarwan

ECFR Alumni ·

Biography

Elijah used to work for ECFR as Senior Policy Fellow.

What Europe should tell Mohammed Morsi

The Brussels visit of Egypt’s first democratically elected president Mohammed Morsi is a striking reminder of the changes that have swept the Arab world in the last 18 months. Europe should not miss a historic opportunity to rebuild relations with the most important country in the region.  

Egyptians Making History

Ahead of the second round of Egypts's presidential elections, Elijah Zarwan is in Cairo and takes a closer look at the Brotherhood and the Military - the two dominant forces in Egypt's unfolding drama.   

Contesting Egypt’s future

The lead up to the Egyptian elections has seen hope, pride and the anxiety of real suspense. But whoever forms the next government will face a real test in dealing with the economy, reforming institutions and addressing many other legitimate complaints.  

In the media

Elijah Zarwan comments on the lilklihood of deepening civil unrest in Egypt.

Elijah Zarwan predicts continuing protests and civil unrest in Egypt.

Elijah Zarwan explains the anger from the opposition over Morsi's draft constitution.

Elijah Zarwan comments on protests in Egypt over Morsi's new power decrees.

Elijah Zarwan comments on the upcoming judicial referendum on a new constitution for Egypt.