About the Director
Mirette F. Mabrouk
Mirette F. Mabrouk is an MEI senior fellow and director of the Institute's Egypt Studies program. She was previously deputy director and director for research and programs at the Rafik Hariri for the Middle East at the Atlantic Council.
The U.S. and World Bank sponsored talks last week between Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan, over the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam - the latest developments in a regional soap opera that’s been running since 2010, when Ethiopia first announced the construction of the dam.