Syrian Expert House Meets with the National Rally for Free Syrian Workers in State Institutions

Ziadeh Discusses Transition Roadmap with Former Prime Minister Riad Hijab

Washington, DC – On November 21, 2013 members of the Syrian Expert House, including SCPSS Executive Director Radwan Ziadeh and Dr. Hussein al-Amash, a member of the Syrian Expert House’s economic reform working group, met with prominent members of The National Rally for Free Syrian Workers in State Institutions to discuss Syria Transition Roadmap, a document recently released by SCPSS and the Syrian Expert House presenting a consensus opposition vision of the post-conflict democratic transition in Syria.

Riad Hijab, a defected former prime minister and the head of the National Rally, attended the meeting with Dr. Ziadeh and Dr. Ammash, in addition to Ekhlas Badawi, a defected member of the Syrian parliament, and Ammash Jadea, a former minister of agriculture. The purpose of the meeting, held in Doha, Qatar, was to continue the Syrian Center for Political and Strategic Studies efforts to brief all the forces of the Syrian revolution on technical aspects of the post-conflict democratic transition and build consensus regarding necessary institutional reforms.