Politics & Cooperation
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
Interdisciplinary Research Seminar “Aula Mediterrània” 2019
Complementary to the Aula Mediterrània 2018-2019 conference series, this research workshop takes place to tackle a broad range of issues affecting the Mediterranean region bringing together experts on various topics related to the Euro-Mediterranean...2 April 2019
Towards Barcelona + 25. Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation And Partnership
As part of the launch of the MedCat 2030 Mediterranean Strategy of the Generalitat de Catalunya and the future commemoration of the Barcelona Declaration of 1995, a series of debates are organized on the Mediterranean partnerships and trends.19 February 2019
The Suez ‘Crisis’ through a Second Class Imperialism: Portugal and Egypt (1956-1957)
In 1947 the majority of Middle Eastern output of crude oil (79%) still belonged to the British corporations. In 1956 the situation was quite different. The Suez crisis marked one of the biggest turning points in the history of the Middle East.24 January 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
The Role of Russia in The Middle East And North Africa Region. Strategy or Opportunism?
Since late September 2015, the Russian military intervention in Syria has prompted the rise of expectations and speculations on Moscow’s intentions to impose itself as a central actor able to affect the course of events in the broader Middle East.12 October 2018