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Comment faire avancer le statut avancé UE-Maroc?
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Comment faire avancer le statut avancé UE-Maroc?

Le premier sommet UE-Maroc se tiendra en mars 2010 et est une excellente occasion d'inscrire le statut avancé dans le cadre de l'évolution historique des relations entre le Maroc et l'UE.

26 March 2010
Climate Change and Mediterranean Security
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Climate Change and Mediterranean Security

As the 20th century ended, the shift in international relations led to a new definition of the concept of international security. Climate change became a security issue for Western countries, leading to a necessary change of policies.

15 March 2010
Education, Research and Gender: The Sources of Progress
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Education, Research and Gender: The Sources of Progress

Southern and eastern Mediterranean governments have developed major education reforms in order to improve access, especially for women. Nevertheless, there is still much to do, mainly in terms of gender socialisation and higher education.

18 February 2010
Human Security: A New Perspective for Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation
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Human Security: A New Perspective for Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation

There is a need to reevaluate the EU’s policies towards the region in the light of the changing international context: a multilateralist approach by the EU towards the partner countries is key to an improvement of the security dialogue.

17 February 2010
Why Europe Must Engage With Political Islam
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Why Europe Must Engage With Political Islam

Without the EU dialogue with Islamic political movements in the MENA region there will be no prospect of a credible democratic transformation in the Arab world.

12 February 2010
Barcelona Euromed Forum Union for the Mediterranean: Projects for the Future
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Barcelona Euromed Forum Union for the Mediterranean: Projects for the Future

This publication brings together the recommendations and proposals of each of the four chief projects of the Union for the Mediterranean.

18 January 2010
Spain-Turkey Civic Forum. Reinforcing Bilateral Relations for a Common European Vision
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Spain-Turkey Civic Forum. Reinforcing Bilateral Relations for a Common European Vision

Coinciding with the meeting of the Alliance of Civilizations’ high level group, the IEMed organised the first Spain-Turkey Civic Forum to support the growing strength of Spanish and Turkish relationships.

14 December 2009
Report On The Euro-Mediterranean Partnership. Status & Progress 2009
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Report On The Euro-Mediterranean Partnership. Status & Progress 2009

This report takes stock of the developments and initiatives undertaken in the framework of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership since 2005, including the ENP and the UfM.

23 November 2009
Energy and Global Economic Crisis: The Chances for Progress
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Energy and Global Economic Crisis: The Chances for Progress

The authors look at the EU strategy in terms of energy security and how the EU and the Mediterranean partner countries could benefit from a renewed energy model based on strengthened Euro-Mediterranean cooperation.

12 October 2009
Le développement d’entreprises dans les pays méditerranéens. Constats. Stratégies. Actions
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Le développement d’entreprises dans les pays méditerranéens. Constats. Stratégies. Actions

Le défi le plus immédiat posé à la plupart des pays méditerranéens concerne la création d’emplois. L’accroissement d’emplois ne pourra reposer en très large partie que sur de nombreuses créations de petites et moyennes entreprises.

14 September 2009
No Euro-Mediterranean Community without Peace
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No Euro-Mediterranean Community without Peace

The authors look at the prospects for Euro-Mediterranean initiatives against the current troubled backdrop of the Middle East, and in particular the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

7 September 2009