What Motivates Extremists?
Oct 12, 2016 / Library
Eric Hoffer’s book, The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements explain how fanaticism, of all doctrines and religions, may be viewed and treated as one.
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5 Years After the Arab Spring, Were the Hopes of Tunisian Youth Ever Met?
May 17, 2016 / Blog entry
For so long, celebrating Tunisia usually went hand in hand with celebrating its youth. “Tunisian youth were rather the solution and not the problem” this was the slogan communicated throughout the Ben Ali tenure. The ousted president made youth-leveraging as his personal brand.
Over twenty years of branding and marketing to hide the ugly...
The Barcelona Call for Local Empowerment in the Mediterranean
Urban Development Strategies in the Mediterranean
Barcelona Conference Conclusions
WB Feature Story (2011), "North African Coastal Cities Address Climate Change and Natural Disasters"
Un nouveau modèle de Développement pour le Maroc (fr)
City of Marrakech - Municipal Finance Report - Long Version
Morocco, Casablanca // Report(French only)
Transformer les économies arabes : la voie de la connaissance et de l’innovation
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The valmer series - the transforming arab city
2.Regional workshop on the KE program
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Inventory of Impact Assessment of International Migration: Projects/Programmes Carried Out by GMG Agencies, Ann Pawliczko, United Nations Population Fund
Synergies between Migration and Development. Policies and programs: Moldova, Diana Hincu, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration, Republic of Moldova
Egypt, Alexandria // Executive summary(Arabic only)
City of Sfax - Social Accountability (French)
Regulating Private Recruitment: Policy Options and Key Challenges, Dovelyn Rannveig Agunias, Regional Research Officer, International Organization for Migration Policy Analyst, Migration Policy Institute
Ways of Asking About the Impact of Overseas Work on Filipino Families, Michael Clemens, Center for Global Development
City of Marrakech - Review of National Urbanization Framework (French)
Press Book - Séminaire sur l'Economie du Savoir (fr)
Transforming Arab Economies - Full Report
Briefing Note No. 2: Temporary Labor Migration Programs
Morocco // Report(French only)
The Value of Impact Evaluation from a Government’s Perspective: The Experience of the Spanish-World Bank Impact Evaluation Fung (SIEF), Carlos Rodríguez-Ariza, Evaluation Division, DGPOLDE-MoFAC, Spain
Regional workshop on the KE BIOS
Migration as Development, Manjula Luthria, Senior Economist, World Bank