EuroMeSCo is the main network of research centres and think tanks in the Euro-Mediterranean area. Founded in 1996, in the aftermath of the Barcelona Declaration, the network develops impactful policy-oriented research and encourages policy-making to improve Euro-Mediterranean cooperation, specifically in the field of economic development, migration and security. Visit website.
Infrastructures And Power In The Middle East And North Africa
Over the last decade, the Mediterranean and the Middle East and North Africa has experienced profound social, political and economic transformations. Increase competition among regional powers are redefining the contours of regional geopolitics.14 December 2019
The Role of China in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Beyond Economic Interests
The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has traditionally been rather peripheral to China’s interests. However, under President Xi Jinping this has notably changed. What security implications can its increasing presence in the MENA entail?3 December 2019
Cooperation with Religious Institutions as a European Policy Tool
For at least three decades now religion has been re-entering the public sphere and politics in Europe and globally. Its re-emergence, however, bears little resemblance to the past when the religion-state coupling was unequivocal.7 June 2019
The Role of Russia in the Middle East and North Africa Region. Strategy or Opportunism?
In recent years it has appeared that Russia has returned to become a major player in the Middle East and North Africa. While some have pointed at the new “Russian moment” as mere opportunism, others have attributed it to a broader strategy.2 May 2019
Cooperation With Religious Institutions As A European Policy Tool
The workshop brings together 20 experts on religious affairs, migration and European as well as Middle East policy from Europe and the Middle East to discuss first drafts of research conducted in the framework of the EuroMeSCo project.12 November 2018