Refugees in Lebanon: Challenge or Opportunity?
Jun 22, 2016 / Blog entry
At a time when Europe is trying to restrict refugees’ access to its territory, it is essential to provide more support to the countries bordering Syria. This support should meet the vital needs of those fleeing the conflict, while at the same time strengthening cohesion between the host country and the refugee population.
With 1.8 million[1...
Sustainable Urban Transport - Middle East and North Africa - Issue #1
Jun 22, 2016 / Library
First Webinar organized by the Community of Practice for Sustainable Urban Transport : How to implement a mass transport project?
Monday, July 18, 2016
Rabat 10:00 / 11:00 Algiers, Tunis / Paris 12:00 / 13h00 Beirut
The implementation of mass transit projects includes difficult challenges for many southern cities in the Mediterranean. With...
Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI) Newsletter #23 [May 2016]
Community of Practice on Sustainable Urban Transport
Jun 22, 2016 / Program
Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia, Turkey, West Bank and Gaza, and also Libya, Syria and other MENA countries
Agence Française de Développement (AFD)
CODATU (Cooperation for Urban Mobility in the Developing World)
CEREMA (Center for Studies and Expertise on Risks,...
Survey Findings: Challenges and Achievements facing Municipalities Hosting Refugees in the Middle East and Turkey
Mediterranean Refugees and Host Communities Program
Local Government Expertise for the Middle East
Framing Note: Thematic Session 3
Globa Alliance for Urban Crises
Working Group 2.3: Report
Framing Note: Thematic Session 4
Introduction to Thematic Session 1
Working Group 1.3: Akram Allan Presentation
Summary Note: Municipalities at the Forefront of the Refugee Crisis
Working Group 1.2: Mehmet Aksoy Presentation
Thematic Session II Introduction
The Positive Face of the Syrian Refugee Crisis
Jun 14, 2016 / Library
The human face of the Syrian refugee crisis, portraying positive and inspiring stories of social integration and adaptation of refugees across host communities in the Middle East, North Africa and Europe. The video also sheds light on young Syrians and their aspirations. This video is part of SouriaLi’s presentation during the CMI Peer-to-Peer...
What do Refugees Bring to the Host Communities?
Jun 14, 2016 / Library
From raising gender awareness to spreading the Syrian culinary art, this slideshow tells “the other sides of the story”, by shedding light on the added value and great contributions Syrian refugees bring to their host communities today. Testimonials and quotes are of Syrian interviewees. This slideshow is part of SouriaLi’s booth, at the...
Mediterranean Climate Change Adaptation Award
Jun 14, 2016 / Highlight
The ADEME, with the support of its Mediterranean partners, launched a competition to promote personal actions and encourage stakeholders in the Mediterranean to adapt to climate change impacts. This competition is addressed to public actors (in particular to regional authority and universities) and to NGO, associated to local public actors, for...
Working Group 3.1 - Plenary Session - Speakman
Working Group 3.3 - Plenary Pitch - Bruno Minjauw
الصندوق الأردني الھاشمي للتنمیة البشریة
Building and Strengthening Social Cohesion Between Refugees and Host Communities
Developing Shared Growth in Areas Affected by the Refugee Crisis: From National to Local Actions
Working Group 4.2: Report
Working Group 3.1: Report
Working Group 3.3: Report
Working Group 4.3: Report
Working Group 3.2: Report
Working Group 4.1: Report