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Aug 14, 2013 / Program
Cities Alliance and the CMI (i) presented the regional Joint Work Program created under the aegis of the two institutions, and their commitment to collaborate in providing multi-year support to Tunisian local and national government; and (ii) gave the floor to international experts who presented a... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
The CMI organized a workshop in Tunis to present and discuss the outcomes of the study with the national and local authorities. The inception report of the study on “Adaptation to Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management in Algiers” was reviewed and approved by the steering committee of the... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
City authorities from across the Middle East and North Africa convened in Beirut to hear how the UNDP and the CMI are helping to improve local development through the use of ICTs. The three objectives of the workshop: (i) launching the Tripoli GIS platform, (ii) presentation of the Handbook, and (... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
The CMI participated in the 5th Joint AFD-CGD-DEC Research Conference on Migration and Development. At this occasion, various meetings were held and connections made with researchers from all around the globe to determine to which extent (i) there would be appetite for policy experimentation in the... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
Upon request by the Tunisian Ministry of Employment, the CMI participated in a workshop on international employment as part of the National Employment Congress. They introduced the issues at stake and moderated the ensuing debate. They also used this opportunity to consult with the different... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / CMI News
The CMI welcomed Mr. Koenuma, Director General of Middle East and Europe Department of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Marseille. The center and its programs were presented and correlations were found between JICA and CMI in a number of thematic areas.
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
Upon the request of the Direction de l'Urbanisme, of the Ministry of Public Facilities, a training session was organized, dedicated to technical staff from a broad range of Tunisian institutions responsible for urban planning.
Aug 14, 2013 / Dialogue Forum
The AFD, JICA and the Brookings Institution joined to organize a workshop with the objectives of deepening the understanding of the situation of Arab countries more than one year after the Arab spring through a dialogue between Arab policymakers and senior representatives of the international... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Dialogue Forum
Between February 12 and 20, the CMI gave a series of classes on “Mediterranean Development” at the recently created AMSE. This course was delivered as part of the Master's program in Development Economics and focused on issues related to urban development, natural resources management, employment,... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
Following a first meeting between the World Bank’s ILM team and the GIZ in Tunis, this workshop allowed for sharing the respective initiatives of both institutions in the area of labor migration and development. The GIZ teams presented their sector projects on Migration and Development and their... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / CMI News
The retreat aimed to bring together staff as a team and to brainstorm on actions to be taken in order to give substance to our shared objectives: Giving direction for the coming year of CMI activities, discussing the Roadmap 2.0 to manage its implementation, sharing views on administrative issues... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
The migration team held a two-day meeting with the Tunisian Office des Tunisiens a l’Etranger. The meeting discussed the role of public policy in engaging with its migrants abroad.  The event included presentations and discussions on country experiences with engaging the diaspora (Columbia,... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / CMI News
The CMI hosted Minister Delegate of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Pascal Canafin. Additionally, Ms. Lipiatou and Ms. Pancera from the European Commission's DG for Research and Innovation were given a presentation of CMI’s activities and discussed a possible partnership related to the... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
The event included a brief presentation of the findings of the report as well as interventions from high-level “practitioners” from the South of the Mediterranean. The event also discussed concrete ways and means to take forward the Knowledge Economy agenda. The 60 participants included decision... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
A presentation on the results and lessons learned from using the UGSC tool in 7 countries (Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia, Iraq and West Bank and Gaza) was given at the OECD Global Conference on Higher Education in Paris.

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