Briefs / Focus / Spot Ons

Vers un nouveau paradigme de la politique européenne dans le monde arabe ? Une politique européenne de voisinage réformée (PEV) et l´Union pour la Méditerranée (UPM)
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Vers un nouveau paradigme de la politique européenne dans le monde arabe ? Une politique européenne de voisinage réformée (PEV) et l´Union pour la Méditerranée (UPM)

Non seulement les sociétés du monde arabe vivent des moments historiques de leur histoire contemporaine mais, en outre, les relations internationales se trouvent à un point de césure.

28 juny 2011
The European Union and the Arab Spring: A (Missed?) Opportunity to Revamp the European Neighbourhood Policy
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The European Union and the Arab Spring: A (Missed?) Opportunity to Revamp the European Neighbourhood Policy

When the dust of the Arab revolts settles, how should EU policy towards the southern Mediterranean be reframed? The lion’s share of the thinking around this question has been devoted to the European Neighbourhood Policy.

17 juny 2011
Reconfiguring Euro-Med Regional Cooperation
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Reconfiguring Euro-Med Regional Cooperation

Any attempt to reconfigure the Euro-Med framework for regional cooperation needs to build on the emerging geopolitical context of the broader Middle East following the Arab revolutions.

26 maig 2011
La Syrie, pourquoi c’est difficile?
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La Syrie, pourquoi c’est difficile?

Dans un pays qui connait de plein fout les retombés de la crise économique mondiale, où 30% de sa population vit sous le seuil de pauvreté et où la migration rurale étrangle les grandes villes, les remèdes occasionnelles ne dénoueront pas la...

16 març 2011
Egypt’s Revolution: What Are the Prospects?
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Egypt’s Revolution: What Are the Prospects?

Considering Egypt’s size and centrality, it is the Egyptian revolution that is likely to carry the revolutionary effect to other corners of the Middle East.

16 març 2011
Jordan Bracing for Strong Winds from Arab Spring
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Jordan Bracing for Strong Winds from Arab Spring

The uprisings have not created new problems for Jordan. In some ways they have negatively affected economic sectors, like tourism and foreign investments, and stirred street protests. But mostly they have accentuated existing problems.

15 març 2011
Egipto: transición y cambio en el sistema político
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Egipto: transición y cambio en el sistema político

El resultado del referéndum en Egipto y la satisfacción o no de las demandas pendientes del movimiento revolucionario revelarán si el camino hacia la democracia en Egipto está despejado.

10 març 2011
Moviments humans en l’espai euromediterrani: repercussió de les revoltes
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Moviments humans en l’espai euromediterrani: repercussió de les revoltes

Per tal d’avaluar l’impacte i la repercussió sobre els moviments humans que puguin tenir l’actual onada de revoltes del Maghreb i del Mashreq, es necessari diferenciar els efectes immediats i els canvis que, a mig i llarg termini puguin compor...

8 març 2011
Europe Should Adjust Its Own Policies to Support the Demands of the Arab Revolutions
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Europe Should Adjust Its Own Policies to Support the Demands of the Arab Revolutions

The kind of stability the EU has supported in the 2000s is too fragile to be acceptable. It is only a way to put off problems, boost difficulties and prevent them from being solved.

3 març 2011
Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation: From the Spanish to Hungarian Presidency
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Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation: From the Spanish to Hungarian Presidency

With the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty, the role of the rotating presidency has been limited, affecting the political impact in the field of external policies that the Prime Minister of the country holding the Presidency used to exert.

19 gener 2011