Azerbaijan

Below you will find ongoing research projects that concern Azerbaijan.

Internet Activism in Azerbaijan: Civil Society Renewed?

Duration: 2012- 2014

Project leader: Sofie Bedford | Project page

The empirical aim of this research project was to analyze the features and functions of the phenomenon of Internet activism in the Azerbaijani context. On a theoretical level the purpose was to link between the roles of civil society and informal social networks in the democratic consolidation process.

Protest Baku: Is Azerbaijan next in line for a democratic revolution? (Research Symposium)


Duration: March-May 2013

Project leader: Sofie Bedford | Project page

Jakten på hållbar opposition i auktoritära stater

Duration: March - June 2017

Project leader: Laurent Vinatier | Project page (coming soon)