Cultural activity

07 Sep 2017
11 Oct 2017
La Casa Elizalde, Barcelona

“Wa Habibi” Syria 2012-2015. Photographs By Carole Alfarah

The exhibition Wa Habibi curated by María Santoyo, presents a selection of images taken between 2012 and 2015, in successive trips to the country that the author was forced to leave.


12 Sep 2017
14 Sep 2017

XVIII Annual Meeting of The Spanish Network of The Anna Lindh Foundation

The member entities of the Spanish Network of the Anna Lindh Foundation meet to take stock of the current academic year and present new ideas and in areas such as development cooperation, intercultural dialogue, or education in the Mediterranean.


22 Mar 2017
IEMed, Barcelona

Linguistic Panorama of The Arab World

Ignacio Ferrando offers us a critical tour of the main historical phases of the Arabic language, trying to emphasize the current situation of this language, its particular way of evolving and the question of diglossia, that is, the alternation betwee...


21 Mar 2017
IEMed, Barcelona

Islamophobia And The Media: The Role Of The Written Press

The seminar "Islamophobia and the media: the role of the written press" aims to reflect on Islamophobia present in the media in the light of the creation of the Observatory of Islamophobia which will monitor six media written outlets.


03 Mar 2017
IEMed, Barcelona

Religious Discourse And Democratic Culture

The Ahmed Tlili Foundation for Democratic Culture in Tunisia presents at a seminar at the IEMed, an initiative that seeks to promote mechanisms to generate a discourse in mosques that is open and tolerant.


24 Jan 2017
Palau de Pedralbes, Barcelona

The Future Starts Now: Youth At The Heart Of The Mediterranean Agenda

The second UfM Regional Forum organized in the margins of the meeting of the UfM Ministers of Foreign Affairs, is dedicated to youth. The overall theme is “Mediterranean in Action: Youth for Stability and Development”.


01 Nov 2017

Minorities in the MENA Region

The manipulation of sectarian divides by state and non-state actors, sectarian violence, persecutions faced by various ethnic and religious groups, make the question of minorities a key issue for the balance in the MENA region.


17 Jan 2017
IEMed, Barcelona

The Role of Al-Jazeera in The Reconfiguration of The Arab World

When al-Jazeera broadcast live the celebration of thousands of Egyptians of the fall of President Hosni Mubarak on February 11, 2011, its director followed impassively the agitation of the moment from the central newsroom.


14 Dec 2017
IEMed, Barcelona

Communications And Social Change: A Citizen Perspective

Our society is challenged by growing social inequalities, by crises in relations between citizens and decision-makers, and by growing criticisms of dominant development paradigms.


12 Jul 2017
Abadía de Montserrat, Montserrat

Living in Diversity: A Critical Reflection

The humanistic theme of this Academic Day focuses on one of the social experiences lived intensely in countries: the pluralism of cultures, ideologies, political powers, religions, individual practices and collective behaviors.


15 Nov 2017
IEMed, Barcelona

Islamophobia and the Journalistic Coverage of August 17

Islamophobe is the adjective that defines about 60% of the articles published in August in 6 Spanish newspapers about Islam and Muslims, many of these articles having been written on the occasion of the known attacks in Catalonia on August 17.

Cultural activity

17 Oct 2017

“A Sea Of Words 2017” Awards Ceremony

The literary competition "A sea of words", convened by the IEMed and the Anna Lindh Foundation, reaches its 10th edition this year 2017.


04 Oct 2017
IEMed, Barcelona

Pan-Arab Media, Conflicts, Revolutions And Politics

In the political landscape that has resulted from the Arab uprisings of 2011, the new collaboration and / or opposition between power and the media is a key aspect of the political conflict.