Meeting Report - Developing Innovation Scoreboard for the MENA
Conclusions of the workshop
La responsabilité des universités en matière d’assurance qualité: Résultats d’une enquête de l’EUA
Knowledge Economy for Growth and Employment in the Arab World
Risk of floodings in Greater Tunis up to 2030 – by Mohsen Tounsi, Sirus study firm
Brochure of Medinas 2030 Program
UrbKP Overview - harnessing smart urbanization for sustainable growth and poverty reduction - Lozano
Institutional organization for disaster risk management in Tunisia : analysis and recommendations – Fabrizio Ferucci, Egis study firm (in French only)
Protection investments and technical measures against floodings – by Mohsen Tounsi, Sirus study firm
Agenda Rencontre Valmer - Employment and Social Protection in the MENA region, Paving the way for a new social contract
Urban footprint and local governance : what MENAPolis brings to the debate - François Moriconi-Ebrard, E-Geopolis (in French only)
ILO UNDP report 2012 inclusive growth
Program of the Training program
Agenda - Climate Change and Migration: Evidence from the Middle East and North Africa
Transforming Arab Economies (Condensed version)
Employment and Social Protection in the MENA Region
4.Consultative workshop on draft report BIOS
The potential for EU-MENA labor arbitrage The migration of MENA health workers Building effective behind the border systems Making Bilateral Labor Agreements work
Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie: Projet Auto-Évaluation
North African Coastal Cities Embrace a Climate-Smart Future: Highlights
SUMMARY REPORT - Ankara Case study
Euro-Med Conference: Sécurité sociale: facteur de cohésion sociale, 27-28 mai 2004, Limassol (Cyprus)
CoMun Program Presents Findings at Annual German-Maghreb Dialogue on Urban Development
Feb 02, 2015 / Highlight
February 2-4, 2015 – Berlin, Germany
GIZ/CMI experts working on the CoMun program attended the annual German-Maghreb Dialogue on Urban Development, organized by the GIZ. Some 100 participants (including representatives from the Maghreb region and Germany, central governments, associations, civil society and academics) were able to discuss...
A Participatory Approach: Citizens as Key Players in Urban Development
Dec 11, 2014 / Blog entry
CFAD Training Course on "Local Democracy and Citizen Participation in Municipal Action"
By Agnes Wiedemann*
Tunisian municipalities play a key role in the process of democratic transition of the country. The new constitution (adapted in January 2014) emphasizes that "local authorities shall adopt the mechanisms of participatory democracy and...
[Virtual Workshop] Provision of Direct Income Support to Low-Skilled and Long-Term Unemployed Citizens
Dec 10, 2014 / Highlight
In order to ensure a constant follow-up to the face-to-face trainings and knowledge activities provided within the Community of Practice on Employment and Social Safety Nets, the World Bank organizes a set of virtual workshops. The following one focused on the provision of direct income support to low-skilled and long-term unemployed citizens....
Bringing Hope to Tunisia - The Path to Recovery
Nov 17, 2014 / Blog entry
By Elyès Jouini*
The Tunisian economy is currently in very bad shape. An economic policy focused on rent-seeking for the benefit of a minority with cozy ties to the political power has replaced a consumption-driven economic policy, based on short-term concerns.
The social situation is worrisome given that discontent is growing.
The time has...
Technical Experts Meet to Discuss Study on “Delivery Mechanisms and Institutions to Realize Energy Efficiency Potential"
Oct 16, 2014 / Highlight
The countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) boasts 57% of the world’s proven oil reserves (World Bank), in addition to other resource-rich characteristics, such as their unique endowment with solar resources. However, and this is especially true in countries where oil and gas resources are large, they also generally face high energy...
Urban Projects Finance Initiative (UPFI)
Oct 16, 2014 / Program
The Urban Projects Finance Initiative (UPFI) is co-managed by the European Investment Bank and the Agence Française de Développement, and is in partnership with the the Union for the Mediterranean. Its objective is to identify, prepare and present for financing integrated, sustainable, and innovative urban development projects that meet the...
Network of Mediterranean Sustainable Urban Developers
Oct 16, 2014 / Program
French Urban Authority Euroméditerranée in Marseille (EPAEM), Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations (CDC), Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI).
European Investment Bank, French Development Agency
Through annual conferences, workshops and field visits on pilot projects, the Network aims at...