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Aug 14, 2013 / Program
Following recent discussions between the CMI-WB Labor Mobility team and the GIZ in Tunis, this workshop aimed at sharing the respective initiatives of both institutions in the area of labor migration and development. The GIZ teams presented their sector project on Migration and Development and... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
On the basis of the requests expressed by different Government bodies during an earlier mission of the ILM team to Morocco (Oct. 2012), a workshop will be organized for institutions working on diaspora related activities. The topics covered will include: (i) Good practices in the field of consular... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
The World Bank has recently prepared a policy report on "strengthening the Tunisian system for international employment" upon request from the Ministry of Vocational Training and Employment with the aim of providing a systematic analysis to understand how the Government of Tunisia could improve its... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
CMI to support Groundwater Resources Management in Morocco – Skhirat, March 26-27, 2014 Groundwater often serves as a last resort in contexts of water scarcity, and this common pool resource is heavily overexploited in Morocco and throughout the Mediterranean. Current ineffective centralized... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
This meeting aimed at completing the project’s work plan and to draw lessons from activities which have already been implemented. The event was attended by representatives from the Ministries of Environment of Tunisia, Morocco, Lebanon, Egypt, and Palestinian Territories.
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
The event was jointly organized with the Egyptian Ministry of Scientific Research and partners such as the EIB and ISESCO. As a follow-up to a request from the Egyptian Ministry of Scientific Research, the objective was to organize a consultation and workshop on ways to move ahead on a knowledge... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / CMI News
The Global Partnership for Social Accountability (GPSA) held its first grantees workshop to bring together the first GPSA grant recipients and other leaders in the field of Social Accountability. This three-day event primarily focused on understanding how to leverage the political economy elements... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Dialogue Forum
The CMI participated in the Anna Lindh Forum to discuss socio-economic issues raised in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The Forum gathered around 1000 people including experts, policy makers and civil society actors. The CMI contributed to the strategic debates on April 5-6: Inger Andersen, Vice... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
Climate change and migration are major concerns in the MENA region. This study suggests that households do perceive important changes in the climate. The coping and adaptation strategies available to them deal with weather shocks are limited, as are community and government programs. Climate change... read more
Aug 14, 2013 / Program
Organized by the World Bank, the CMI, the French Development Agency (AFD) and the Center for Global Development, in partnership with Morocco's Ministry for Moroccans residing abroad as well as with several international universities, the conference will focus on the impact of migration on the... read more
Aug 08, 2013 / Program
Launch of the Global Innovation Index 2013 - The Local Dynamics of Innovation.  This GII 2013 report contains Chapter 6:  Local Innovation Dynamics: Examples and Lessons from the Arab world, by Jean-Eric Aubert, Tamer Taha, and Anuja Utz, CMI, 2013. Full report available... read more
Jul 30, 2013 / Program
The CMI and EIB, in collaboration with the Beirut office of the Junior Chamber International (NGO), organized a workshop on “Innovation and Entrepreneurship” at the Darwazah Center for Innovation. The workshop aimed to enhance collaboration and the transfer of knowledge and best practices among... read more
Jun 19, 2013 / Program
Anuja Utz, CMI Task Team Leader and main contributor to the report said its approach reflects the rich differences in challenges and opportunities across the MENA region. “Given the diversity of the Arab world, the study does not provide a cookie-cutter approach.” she said. “It offers examples of... read more
Jun 19, 2013 / Program
The Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI) is organizing a workshop to launch the AFD-World Bank report "Climate Change and Migration: Evidence from the Middle East and North Africa". This report is the main output of a research project launched in 2010 and follows two previous workshops held... read more
Jun 16, 2013 / Program
The World Bank organized a study tour to Australia aiming to expose participating officials from the MENA region to the Australian experience regarding Employment Policies and Social Safety Nets. This visit was part of the activities of the World Bank’s Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Community... read more