Apella inaugurates 3 new centers (the Center for Migration and Demographics, the Center for Elections and Democratization and the Human Rights Initiative) and is happy to introduce a new cohort of fellows who share our enthusiasm for delivering quality research and building a state-of-the-art platform for policy analysis and critical thinking on policy issues. Welcome Adelaida Baghdasaryan, Naira Meliksetyan, Fernando Casal Bertoa, Marek Lenc, Araks Melkonyan, Tatsiana Snegova, Monika Sargsyan and Hamazasp Danielyan