Access the full text of this report from Freedom House. It analyses democratic governance in 35 nations it regards as being at a crossroads on the road to full democracy. These include a number of nations affected by the Arab spring including Algeria, Syria and Egypt. Topics covered include civil liberties, corruption, civil liberties and the rule of law.
Other similar useful sites include Amnesty international reports and SADA from the Carnegie Foundation for International Peace – this site formerly called the Arab reform bulletin has blogs, articles and news discussing Arab reform. These include bilingual contributions in English/ Arabic.