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

When: May 15, 2020 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

  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 Read More …

New Players and Dynamics in the MENA Region and Africa

When: January 24, 2020 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Rabat, Morocco

With global actors increasingly showing interest in the MENA region and Africa, several new players have emerged and continuously work towards expanding their presence and influence in the region, challenging the existing balance and creating new dynamics. In this framework, Read More …

Reconstruction in the Civil War Zones of the Middle East | Panel discussion (Middle East Institute, Washington DC)

When: January 16, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: Middle East Institute, 1763 N Street NW Washington, District of Columbia 20036

The Middle East Institute of Washington DC organised a panel discussion on Reconstruction in the Civil War Zones in the Middle East addressing ways for mitigating the effects of these violent and destructive conflicts. The panel will showcase the findings of the recently Read More …

Outlook for the MENA Region: What future for stabilisation and reconstruction? (European Parliament Library, Brussels)

When: January 21, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Library Reading Room, Altiero Spinelli Building, 5th Floor, European Parliament, Brussels

While conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region are still ongoing, stabilisation and reconstruction remain top priorities on the international and regional agenda. Years of war have created new political and economic dynamics in Syria, Libya and Read More …

Roundtable | Political Economies of the Middle East and North Africa

When: January 13, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Mansarda Seminar Room, Villa Schifanoia, Via Giovanni Boccaccio 121, 50133 Firenze FI Italy

Abstract | Robert Springborg will provide the basis for the discussion by presenting his new book ‘Political Economies of the Middle East and North Africa’ (Polity Press, 2020), which focuses on national and regional politics in the Middle East and Read More …