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Socioeconomic Impacts of Climate Change in the Mediterranean
  • Policy Study

Socioeconomic Impacts of Climate Change in the Mediterranean

The purpose of gathering knowledge on the socioeconomic impact of climate change is to advise decision- makers on the difficult decisions to be taken to mitigate and adapt to climate change in a region facing severe threats that climate change only...

26 noviembre 2021
Innovation ecosystems and start-ups in the Mediterranean as a means of recovering from the COVID-19 crisis
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Innovation ecosystems and start-ups in the Mediterranean as a means of recovering from the COVID-19 crisis

In the absence of further joint migration instruments at a European level, the burden of managing the migrant emergency falls primarily on local and regional authorities of the European countries in particular in the south of the EU.

23 noviembre 2021
Territorial impact of migration on frontline regions and cities on the EU shores of the Mediterranean
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Territorial impact of migration on frontline regions and cities on the EU shores of the Mediterranean

In the absence of further joint migration instruments at a European level, the burden of managing the migrant emergency falls primarily on local and regional authorities of the European countries in particular in the south of the EU.

21 septiembre 2021
Central Banks at the Frontline of the COVID-19 crisis: Weathering the Storm, Spurring the Recovery. A View from the Mediterranean Countries
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Central Banks at the Frontline of the COVID-19 crisis: Weathering the Storm, Spurring the Recovery. A View from the Mediterranean Countries

With the aim to foster a comprehensive dialogue on the economic and financial situation of the Mediterranean region, this conference allowed organisers and participants to take a very important step forward in the ambition to strengthen cooperation...

1 septiembre 2021
Great Expectations: Defining A Trans-Mediterranean Cybersecurity Agenda
  • Policy Study

Great Expectations: Defining A Trans-Mediterranean Cybersecurity Agenda

The transition to a green economy requires nothing short of a major, structural transformation of economic models, domestic and global. The scale and pace of the change needed and the high level of uncertainty require bold commitments.

27 agosto 2021
A Euro-Mediterranean Green Deal? Towards A Green Economy In The Southern Mediterranean
  • Policy Study

A Euro-Mediterranean Green Deal? Towards A Green Economy In The Southern Mediterranean

The transition to a green economy requires nothing short of a major, structural transformation of economic models, domestic and global. The scale and pace of the change needed and the high level of uncertainty require bold commitments.

18 junio 2021
Thriving on Uncertainty: COVID-19-Related Opportunities for Terrorist Groups
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Thriving on Uncertainty: COVID-19-Related Opportunities for Terrorist Groups

Taking into consideration how state responses and pre-existing socioeconomic grievances can be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic can lead to innovative findings on how terrorist groups have adapted and conducted their activities during the pandemic.

8 junio 2021
Post-Covid-19 EU-Southern Neighbourhood Trade Relations
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Post-Covid-19 EU-Southern Neighbourhood Trade Relations

The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020, which disturbed economic and social lives all over the globe, threatened to exacerbate the existing problems by virtue of disturbing production of and trade in food products.

19 mayo 2021
Beyond Networks, Militias and Tribes: Rethinking EU Counter-Smuggling Policy and Response
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Beyond Networks, Militias and Tribes: Rethinking EU Counter-Smuggling Policy and Response

The EU’s stated commitment to counter the negative impacts of migrant smuggling activities constitutes an opportunity to rethink the traditional approaches to smuggling.

11 mayo 2021
Islamofobia estructural. Otro techo de cristal
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Islamofobia estructural. Otro techo de cristal

Los datos del análisis de los comentarios de los y las lectoras hacia la noticia demuestran que cuanto menos islamófobo es el artículo, menos islamófobos son los comentarios, y viceversa.

24 noviembre 2020
Infrastructures and Power in the Middle East and North Africa
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Infrastructures and Power in the Middle East and North Africa

Geopolitics is back. A more aggressive great power competition and the disruptive effects of new technologies have given new impetus to the analysis of the impact of geography on political decisions.

14 septiembre 2020
The Role of China in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Beyond Economic Interests?
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The Role of China in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Beyond Economic Interests?

MENA has traditionally been rather peripheral to China’s interests. However, since the early 2000s, with fast-growing energy demand in the country and launch of the “global war on terrorism”, the region has been on Beijing’s radar.

20 julio 2020