Universities Through the Looking Glass
Refugee Livelihoods and the Private Sector: Ugandan Case Study
UKP Launch - Mateu Hernandez Presentation
[High-Level Workshop] Launch of the MENA Urbanization Knowledge Platform
Sep 17, 2015 / Highlight
The Urbanization Knowledge Platform (UKP) for the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) stems from a partnership between Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI), the World Bank (WB), and the Arab Urban Development Institute (AUDI). The Platform was officially launched on September 17-18, 2012, during a high-level workshop entitled “...
UKP Launch - Kim 2012 Presentation
UKP Launch - McKinsey Presentation
Tools for Building Urban Resilience: Integrating Risk Information into Investment Decisions
Climate change, disaster risk, and the urban poor: cities building resilience for a changing world
Urban Risk Assessments: An Approach for Understanding Disaster and Climate Risk in Cities
Cities and Flooding. A guide to Integrated Urban Flood Risk Management for the 21st Century. A Summary for policy makers
WB (2012), MENA Development Report, Adaptation to a Changing Climate in the Arab Countries.
Resilience, Equity and Opportunity: The World Bank’s Social Protection and Labor Strategy 2012 - Report
World Bank, 2012. Regional Economic Integration in the Middle East and North Africa: Beyond Trade Reform
Shifting to a Green Economy - Concept Note
Regional Governance and Knowledge Generation Project
Apr 03, 2015 / Program
Plan Bleu (implementing agency), The World Bank (executing agency).
French Development Agency (AFD), European Investment Bank (EIB), French Ministry of the Environment.
The environment sector of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region suffers from incomplete and/or ineffective...
Regional Economic Integration
Mar 30, 2015 / MDF
The CMI hosted the fourth Rencontre Valmer to discuss the challenges of regional economic integration through the lens of the Golden Growth Report. Policy makers, leading economists and CMI program leaders examined the main lessons and findings from the European growth model and the realities of interdependencies between both rims of the...
Mar 30, 2015 / MDF
In 2012-2013, the CMI hosted the Rencontres Valmer conference series at the Villa Valmer in Marseille. The main objective was to bring together governments, experts, and journalists from both sides of the Mediterranean to reflect on the economic and social implications of the region’s transformation and to identify the solutions best able to...
Employment and Social Protection
Mar 30, 2015 / MDF
Unlocking the potential for job creation and renewing the social contract are challenges the MENA region is currently facing. Virtually every country suffers from high unemployment, which mostly affects the young, the educated and women. The revolutions across the region were a reminder that employment is more than simply a job, it represents...
BAfD Afrique du Nord Rapport Annuel 2014 (French)
World Development Report 2013
Jobs for Shared Prosperity MENA Report WB 2013
Full Report - Climate Change Adaptation and Natural Disasters Prepardness in the Coastal Cities of North Africa
Urban planning and regulations – by Ion Besteliu, Egis study firm
Cost-benefit analysis and prioritization of the adaptation measures– Yves Ennesser, Egis study firm (in French only)
Taking into account risks and vulnerabilities in urban planning : the added value of MENApolis – by François Moriconi-Ebrard, E-Geopolis (in French only)
Protection investments and technical measures against floodings – by Mohsen Tounsi, Sirus study firm
Proceedings of the workshop
LearningForJobsPointersfor PolicyDevelopment OECD 2011
Inclusion and Resilience SSN MENA WB 2012 Overview