Tag: MENA

Event: EU-LISTCO workshop on Hybrid Governance and Limited Statehood

Event: EU-LISTCO workshop on Hybrid Governance and Limited Statehood

EU-LISTCO organised a workshop on Hybrid Governance and Limited Statehood in the MENA region at the Robert Schuman Centre. The workshop aimed to identify different ways in which constellations of actors can provide governance and help situate the region’s experiences in comparative terms.

Event: “what does it mean to be Jordanian?” organised by the University of Jordan and Al Rai

Event: “what does it mean to be Jordanian?” organised by the University of Jordan and Al Rai

An international conference on “what it means to be Jordanian” was organised by the University of Jordan and Al Rai on the occasion of the Kingdom’s Centennial on 11/04-12/04/2019 in Amman, Jordan. You can read more here

New article by Dr. Karim Makdisi: “The UN and the Arab Uprisings: Reflecting a Confused International Order”

New article by Dr. Karim Makdisi: “The UN and the Arab Uprisings: Reflecting a Confused International Order”

Dr. Karim Makdisi published a new article “The UN and the Arab Uprisings: Reflecting a Confused International Order” in POMEPS, spring 2019.

The article can be found here

Workshop with Dr. Beste İşleyen: “”The Governance of Borders and Migration in the (Southern) Mediterranean: Entanglements of the Domestic, the Regional and the International”

Workshop with Dr. Beste İşleyen: “”The Governance of Borders and Migration in the (Southern) Mediterranean: Entanglements of the Domestic, the Regional and the International”

Dr. Beste İşleyen convened a workshop on “The Governance of Borders and Migration in the (Southern) Mediterranean: Entanglements of the Domestic, the Regional and the International”. The workshop brought together academics with diverse geographical foci, including Italy, Greece, Malta, Morocco, Libya, Tunisia and Turkey. Amsterdam […]

Event: “The international and regional dimension of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict with a focus on the unintended consequences of the EU’s state-building initiatives” at the KAS

Event: “The international and regional dimension of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict with a focus on the unintended consequences of the EU’s state-building initiatives” at the KAS

Dr. Dimitris Bouris and Dr. Daniela Huber gave a public talk entitled “The international and regional dimension of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict with a focus on the unintended consequences of the EU’s state-building initiatives” at the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Palestinian Territories.        

New article by Andrea Dessì “The EU Global Strategy and the MENA Region: In Search of Resilience”

New article by Andrea Dessì “The EU Global Strategy and the MENA Region: In Search of Resilience”

“The EU Global Strategy and the MENA Region: In Search of Resilience”, by Andrea Dessì, published in Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS).

Andrea Dessì

“Europe has made some progress in implementing the EU Global Strategy, yet, when it comes to the Middle East and North Africa region, implementation has been less straightforward. While a number of key developments between 2016 and 2018 could have provided the EU with important opportunities to strengthen its image and credibility, three dimensions of EU policy deserve praise: the EU’s continued support for Tunisia and Europe’s principled opposition to the Trump administration’s unilateral moves towards Iran and the Palestinians. These should be accompanied by more forceful efforts in the realm of public diplomacy.”

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New article co-authored by Silvia Colombo “New Trends in Identity Politics in the Middle East and North Africa and Their Impact on State–Society Relations”

New article co-authored by Silvia Colombo “New Trends in Identity Politics in the Middle East and North Africa and Their Impact on State–Society Relations”

“New Trends in Identity Politics in the Middle East and North Africa and Their Impact on State–Society Relations”, by Silvia Colombo, Enrico Campelli, Francesca Caruso, Raffaella A. Del Sarto, published in MENARA. “State-society relations in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) have been deeply […]