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...
Urban Development Strategies in the Mediterranean
Barcelona Conference Conclusions
The Barcelona Call for Local Empowerment in the Mediterranean
WB Feature Story (2011), "North African Coastal Cities Address Climate Change and Natural Disasters"
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Regional workshop on the KE BIOS
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1.Consultative workshop on draft report summary
Executive Summary and Synthesis - L’urbanisation des pays du Moyen-Orient et d’Afrique du Nord
Services for innovating firms : the role of technopoles and incubators
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Review and Assessment of Municipal Human Resources - Marrakesh
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Towards a new generation of cities - Guidebook for City Development Strategies in Southern Mediterranean Countries