New VIDEO released | The first anniversary of the Iraqi uprising: What has changed in Iraq since October 2019? | Roundtable 12 Oct. 2020

On 12 October 2020, the Middle East Directions Programme organised the online roundtable The Iraqi uprising: What has changed in Iraq since October 2019?. Moderator Georges Fahmi is a research fellow at the Middle East Directions Programme of the Robert Schuman Read More …

New VIDEO Released | How has the pandemic affected conflict dynamics in Syria and Libya? How has it impacted the tensions between Iran and the Gulf? | Roundtable 29 June 2020

On 29 June 2020, the Middle East Directions Programme organised the online roundtable How has the pandemic affected conflict dynamics in Syria and Libya? How has it impacted the tensions between Iran and the Gulf?. Speakers Luigi Narbone (Speaker and Read More …

Webinar | Between Crises And Opportunities: The Pandemic’s Implications On The Economic And Energy Sectors In The Broader Mediterranean | MED Dialogues – State of the Union

With industrial production and trade flows severely curbed and several economic sectors badly affected, the COVID-19 global pandemics has deeply impacted the world economy. The looming global depression is likely to further strain MENA structural economic weaknesses and heighten vulnerabilities Read More …

EU-LISTCO Video released | What does the 5th wave of the Arab Barometer tell us about social and political changes in the MENA? by Prof Khalil Shikaki

What are the major trends concerning the future of Islamism, the demand for democracy, and interest in emigration in the region and among the youth in particular, that were highlighted by Prof Khalil Shikaki (Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Read More …