Climate change, disaster risk, and the urban poor: cities building resilience for a changing world
WB Quick Note #105, “Natural Disasters in MENA: A Regional Overview”
Weather and climate resilience : effective preparedness through national meteorological and hydrological services
WB Quick Note #79, “Adaptation to a Changing Climate in the Arab Countries”
WB (2014), Climate Change and Migration: Evidence for the Middle East and North Africa (English)
Turn Down the Heat: Climate Extremes, Regional Impacts, and the Case for Resilience
Tools for Building Urban Resilience: Integrating Risk Information into Investment Decisions
WB Quick Note #128, "Impact of Weather Shocks on MENA Households", by Quentin Wodon and Andrea Liverani
Cities and Flooding. A guide to Integrated Urban Flood Risk Management for the 21st Century. A Summary for policy makers
WB Quick Note #102, “Improving the Reliability of Weather and Climate Services in Yemen”
MENA Decision Makers Discuss Challenges Facing Their Cities (Rabat, March 2013)
Sustainable Urban Transport
Mar 31, 2015 / Program
French Development Agency (AFD).
French Ministry for Sustainable Development, CODATU (Cooperation for Urban Mobility in the Developing World) and CEREMA (Center for Studies and Expertise on Risks, Environment, Mobility and Urban and Country Planning). The World Bank is a partner for the Leaders in Urban...
Towards Green Growth in Mediterranean Countries - Overview
Towards Green Growth in Mediterranean Countries - Full Report
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...
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...
Leaders in Urban Transport Planning Training Sessions
Oct 13, 2014 / Highlight
“Leaders in Urban Transport Planning” (LUTP) training sessions were developed under the CMI Sustainable Urban Transport Program.
The LUTP capacity building program is offered by the World Bank on a regular basis in cooperation with several partners especially AFD for French speaking sessions. It is designed for high level policy officials and...
HE Governor of Alexandria visits the CMI to talk collaboration between AFD, the Center and Egypt
Dec 17, 2013 / Highlight
His Excellency Mr. Tarek Mahdi, Governor of Alexandria, Egypt, visited the CMI on December 3rd during a trip organized by the City of Marseille as part of the ongoing cooperation between Marseille and Alexandria. He was welcomed in the Villa Valmer by Mourad Ezzine, the CMI Manager.
In a group comprising of: Dominique Rojat, the AFD program...
Jan 08, 2013 / Program
The World Bank, Plan Bleu, CMI, GIZ.
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE), Municipalities of Beirut, Rabat and Tunis, Ministries of Environment of Lebanon, Morocco, and Tunisia, The World Bank, French Development Agency, European...