Politics & Cooperation
From Crisis to Recovery in the Western Mediterranean: Challenges and Opportunities on the Road to a Post-COVID-19 Sustainable Growth
This webinar of the Medthink 5+5 network of Western Mediterranean think tanks aims at analysing the economic situation generated by the COVID-19 crisis in the countries of the region.11 November 2020
Is There Room for a Renewed Euro-Mediterranean Partnership?
The Barcelona Declaration promoted a Euro-Mediterranean government cooperation structure. Paradoxically, the year commemorating the 25th anniversary is the culmination of new vicissitudes that have raised the necessary adaptation of the declaration.10 November 2020
Understanding the Impact of Covid-19 in the Countries of the Southern Mediterranean, Developing Euro-Mediterranean Responses
This second dialogue provides information not only on the impact of Covid-19 on the countries of the Southern Mediterranean and the support that the EU has provided to the region, but also on the possible future scenarios for Euro-Mediterranean coope...9 September 2020
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 July 2020
Globalizing Morocco: Transnational Activism and the Post-Colonial State
The end of World War II announced a new global order. Decolonization devastated the world and the creation of the United Nations in 1945 embodied the hopes of colonized peoples as an instrument of freedom during the first Cold War.28 May 2020
Building Resilience to Health Crisis through Enhanced Cooperation in the Western Mediterranean: the role of the Dialogue 5+5 in a Post COVID-19 Era
Western Mediterranean countries have been severly hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. This health crisis has uncovered the respective degree of unpreparedness of the different countries of the region, putting a huge strain on their health systems.20 May 2020
The Palestinian Nakba and a Decolonial Analysis of Palestine-Israel
Although Palestine-Israel / Israel-Palestine “conflict” has been mainly understood as a conflict between two parties fighting for the same territory, it should be rather considered as a matter of active settlement colonialism.14 May 2020