Politics & Cooperation
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
Barcelona 95, 25 Years on: Some Political Considerations
Twenty-five years ago, the Final Declaration of the Euro-Mediterranean Conference held in Barcelona in 1995 was approved. This began a new era in the relations between Europe and the Arab Countries of the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean.14 August 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
Tackling the Impacts of the COVID-19 through International Cooperation in the Mediterranean: Assessing Measures for Guarantees
This webinar is intended to follow up on the first EMGN webinar dedicated to the role of Credit Guarantee Schemes (CGSs) in mitigating the degree of socioeconomic and financial consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic.2 June 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