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Oct 21, 2021 / Program
  Context   Local authorities in the Middle East and Turkey are still bearing the brunt of the COVID-19 pandemic socio-economic consequences, which added to their struggle to manage the additional social and economic pressure of hosting refugees and... read more
Mar 22, 2021 / Program
Background Following HMLN members’ requests, the CMI and the GIZ Connective Cities Program have been working together to increase municipal capacities in finding alternative sources of funding. Among the activities, Connective cities led a... read more
Nov 25, 2020 / Program
Click here to see full picture.   Context Early Childhood Development is at risk in contexts of forced displacement, while the COVID-19 crisis and social distancing measures... read more
Nov 10, 2020 / Partnerships
Marseille, France, 10 November 2020 – The Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI), and FEMISE signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) marking the launch of a new collaboration agreement between the two organizations. CMI and FEMISE will conduct joint initiatives to reinforce Mediterranean... read more
Oct 22, 2020 / Program
*/ Background   The Mediterranean region has been classified as one of the most vulnerable regions to climate change in the world (IPCC, 2013). Building territorial resilience has become essential to adapt to stresses and shocks, whether the stresses are climatic, socio-economic, or pandemic... read more
Jul 02, 2020 / Program
Mediterranean Host Municipalities Learning Network Online Training Workshop Series – Workshop 3  “Private Sector Engagement in Host Communities: Adapting to the COVID-19 Crisis”     Context This is the third Online Workshop of the Training Series “... read more
Jun 10, 2020 / Program
Mediterranean Host Municipalities Learning Network Online Training Workshop Series – Workshop 2  “Fostering employment and entrepreneurship for locals and refugees: new challenges from COVID-19 crisis for host local authorities – Part 2”     Context This is the second Online Workshop of the... read more
May 20, 2020 / Program
Mediterranean Host Municipalities Learning Network Online Training Workshop Series – Workshop 1 “Fostering employment and entrepreneurship for locals and refugees: new challenges from COVID-19 crisis for host local authorities – Part 1”   Context This is the first Online Workshop of the Training... read more
May 20, 2020 / Program
Mediterranean Host Municipalities Learning Network Online Training Workshop Series  “Jobs, Entrepreneurship and Private Sector Engagement in Host Communities: Adapting to the COVID-19 Crisis”   Context The current global pandemic of COVID-19 is adding new challenges in addition to that of hosting... read more
Feb 03, 2020 / Program
CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS   4th Annual Peer-to-Peer Learning Workshop The Mediterranean Host Municipalities Learning Network   “Private Sector Engagement in Host Communities”April 5-9, 2020 – Amman, Jordan  ... read more
Nov 13, 2019 / Program
Context & Rationale At the present time, issues related to flows and movements of people – in all their forms – figure prominently among the most pressing, relevant and, often, divisive policy agendas in the Mediterranean region.   A comprehensive approach to migration is needed, taking into... read more
Sep 05, 2019 / Program
Context Local Economic Development (LED) strategies are essential in forced displacement contexts. In the presence of a rapid population growth following a displacement crisis, Local Economic Development (LED) strategies with a focus on attracting the private sector and enabling refugee-led... read more
Jun 11, 2019 / Program
Background Fragility and conflicts, unemployment and exclusion, vulnerability to climate change, and even increased violent extremism in some enclaves, contribute to forced displacements and instability. This turmoil in the Middle East and Africa regions does not just affect them. The whole world... read more
Jun 05, 2019 / Program
Context: In December 2018, the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) and the Global Compact for Refugees (GCR), were adopted by UN Member States. Both Compacts acknowledge... read more
Jun 04, 2019 / Program
Photo Credit: Ezzldeen Al-Natour   Context Since June 2016 the Mediterranean Host Municipalities Learning Network (HMLN) supports host local governments with evidence-based knowledge and Capacity... read more

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