Briefs / Focus / Spot Ons

The Twin Transition and the Future of Labour Migration in the Mediterranean. Three Assumptions to the Test
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The Twin Transition and the Future of Labour Migration in the Mediterranean. Three Assumptions to the Test

This policy brief examines how the EU is undergoing a digital and green transition that will result in the need to reshape the labour markets. It also offers recommendations to policy makers in Europe and its Southern Neighbourhood.

22 March 2022
Migration and Water Resources: Existing Concerns and Proposed Solutions
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  • Policy Brief

Migration and Water Resources: Existing Concerns and Proposed Solutions

This policy brief suggests practical practices to manage the combined effects of migrant fluxes and climate change on hosting communities, in addition to offering policy recommendations to governments and the international community.

18 March 2022
A Look into FinTech’s Role in Digital Transformation and Regional Cooperation in the EU-Mediterranean and Neighbouring Regions
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A Look into FinTech’s Role in Digital Transformation and Regional Cooperation in the EU-Mediterranean and Neighbouring Regions

The policy brief draws on examples from diverse regions to demonstrate how FinTech can foster regional cooperation in the Mediterranean and addresses recommendations to agencies and organisations.

8 March 2022
Elevating Digital Talent Partnerships between the Southern Neighbourhood and EU13 Countries
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Elevating Digital Talent Partnerships between the Southern Neighbourhood and EU13 Countries

This policy brief provides a review of the digital ecosystems in the EU13 countries and identifies opportunities and challenges existing for talent matchmaking with countries of the EU’s southern neighbourhood.

1 March 2022
L’économie bleue, un défi pour les pays du sud de la Méditerranée : le cas de l’Algérie
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L’économie bleue, un défi pour les pays du sud de la Méditerranée : le cas de l’Algérie

Comme d’autres pays de la rive sud de la Méditerranée, l’Algérie est un pays à fort potentiel de développement de l’économie bleue. Mais il ne peut être appliquée sans une base de connaissances ciblées et fiables.

22 February 2022
Navigating the Intersection between Mediation and Digital Technology: Opportunities to Strengthen EU Peace Capacities
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Navigating the Intersection between Mediation and Digital Technology: Opportunities to Strengthen EU Peace Capacities

This policy brief examines how digital technologies are incorporated into EU mediation practices so far, and how the EU can better integrate digital technologies to enhance its peace mediation approach.

21 February 2022
Big Data at the Crossroads: Seizing the Potential of Big Data to Guide the Future of EU Migration Policy
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Big Data at the Crossroads: Seizing the Potential of Big Data to Guide the Future of EU Migration Policy

This policy brief assesses the opportunities presented by the use of big data to improve the analysis of migration-related phenomena and inform migration and integration policies.

15 February 2022
Youth Green Skills: Ensuring that Young People are Educated and Skilled Today for a Sustainable Future
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Youth Green Skills: Ensuring that Young People are Educated and Skilled Today for a Sustainable Future

This policy brief offers recommendations to key stakeholders and institutions on how to support youths on the paths towards their green skills development in the Mediterranean region.

9 February 2022
The Role of Non-State Actors in Digitised Migration Management. The Impacts and Limits of Digitalisation on the EU’s Externalised Migration Control in the Mediterranean
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The Role of Non-State Actors in Digitised Migration Management. The Impacts and Limits of Digitalisation on the EU’s Externalised Migration Control in the Mediterranean

This Policy Brief provides recommendations on how to avoid side effects of digitalisation in the field of migration management for EU policy-makers.

8 February 2022
Could Digital Transition Be the Answer to Sustainable Refugee-Run Businesses? A case study on small businesses run led by refugees in Egypt
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Could Digital Transition Be the Answer to Sustainable Refugee-Run Businesses? A case study on small businesses run led by refugees in Egypt

It provides recommendations to donors and relevant stakeholders on ways to further empower vulnerable refugees residing in Egypt and help them sustain their businesses in the context of the market’s digital transformation.

7 February 2022
Environmental Fiscal Reform in the MENA region. The Case of Egypt: Lessons and Challenges
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Environmental Fiscal Reform in the MENA region. The Case of Egypt: Lessons and Challenges

It provides insights on the state of play of environmental fiscal reform in Egypt and formulates recommendations on ways to make the environmental tax reform more impactful in terms of reduction of the level of emissions, incentivisation of the use a...

7 February 2022
Rebuilding Libya’s Economy on New and Sustainable Grounds
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Rebuilding Libya’s Economy on New and Sustainable Grounds

It provides recommendations to Libyan policy-makers on how to manage this transitional process and to the international community on the suitable way to support Libya in this effort.

7 February 2022