[Interview] International Vision on Refugees in the Mediterranean
May 19, 2021 / Library
Interviewed by Paco Doblas for Aragón Radio, CMI Manager, Blanca Moreno-Dodson, notes that COVID-19 has been a step backwards in the inclusion of refugees because many of the resources for hosting have been focused on meeting the emergencies of the pandemic. However, "The COVID-19 crisis is a crisis of inequality, and its impact is not so much...
[Webinar] New Dimensions of Regional Integration: From Trade to Deeper Integration
May 18, 2021 / Highlight
Enhancing Mediterranean Integration: Regional Knowledge Series
Session 2. New Dimensions of Regional Integration: From Trade to Deeper Integration
Despite displaying a large potential, the three interlinked dimensions of regional integration those being —foreign direct investment, trade of goods and services, and peoples’ mobility...
[Recording] Evènement Plateforme du Dialogue des deux rives : Donner vie aux projets de coopération méditerranéenne
[Agenda] A Quality Higher Education for all in the Mediterranean: Towards a Renewed Higher Education
CMI Newsletter #64 Edition | April 2021
CMI Mediterranean Forum on Energy and Climate Change - INSIGHTS #4 (January 2021 – May 2021)
May 12, 2021 / Library
The purpose of this bulletin is to inform members of the CMI Forum on Energy and Climate Change on the energy and climate policy developments in the region and on their implications for the creation of an integrated Euro-Mediterranean energy market. In particular, it reviews EU policy developments, and related legislative changes, that are...
[Interview] International Vision on COVID19 Patents
May 11, 2021 / Library
Interviewed by Paco Doblas for Aragón Radio, CMI Manager, Blanca Moreno-Dodson, talks about the importance of the COVID-19 vaccine patent waivers, and calls for a faster vaccination in poorer countries. “Vaccination figures in poor countries are shameful and unacceptable; as long as there is one person in the world who has #COVID19, the rest of...
[Summary] Hydrogen in the Mediterranean: National Policies and Strategies in Selected Countries
[Presentation] Ahmed Osama Abdulrahman - Towards a Hydrogen Economy in Egypt
[Presentation] Giulia Marchesini - Introduction: The Host Municipalities Learning Network during COVID-19
[Presentation] Cities Investment Facility
[Presentation] Lennart Fleck - How to optimize Own Source Revenues
[Interview] International Vision on Trade
May 06, 2021 / Library
Interviewed by Paco Doblas for Aragón Radio, CMI Manager, Blanca Moreno-Dodson, notes that here is a trend towards regionalization of trade vis-à-vis global value chains to reduce dependence on Asian countries highlighting that with COVID we are seeing how important it is to import from our neighbors so as not to depend so much on Asian countries...
[Interview] Women and the Mediterranean
May 06, 2021 / Library
Casa Mediterraneo’s Webinar Series sheds the light on the struggles, challenges but also success stories of Mediterranean women. As such, on April 26, 2021 CMI Manager Blanca Moreno-Dodson was invited to share her experience. Ms. Dodson spoke on the need for a stronger Mediterranean integration through common policies to help face the challenges...
[Presentation] Isabel Cabrita: Hydrogen Strategy in Portugal
[Presentation] Simon Muller: Developing National Policies for Green Hydrogen
National Climate Change Data Sets to Support Planning and Investment in Morocco
Apr 29, 2021 / Library
The data sets relate to the activity report named “Understanding Morocco’s Climate Futures – Using National climate change data sets to support planning and investment” which was presented and discussed during an e-workshop to the attention of Morocco’s national stakeholder on February 3, 2021.
The data are organized in two packages. The first...
[Summary] Funding Opportunities for Development Projects in Municipalities Hosting Refugees
[ONLINE TRAINING] Approaches, Methods and Tools for Host Municipalities to Engage with the Private Sector
Apr 28, 2021 / Highlight
In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic brought new challenges in countries already struggling to manage the additional social and economic pressure of hosting refugees and displaced. The lockdown measures put in place in many countries led to closure of businesses and halt of economic activities. Although social support measures were put in...
Hydrogen in the Mediterranean: National Policies and Strategies in Selected Countries: English Agenda
Webinar Program and Agenda - How can Municipalities Hosting Refugees Work with The Private Sector for Economic Recovery?
Metropolitan Workshops 2021: From Projects to Action
Apr 21, 2021 / Highlight
The Metropolitan Workshops is an initiative by the Agency for Sustainable Mediterranean Cities and Territories (AViTeM), the Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI) and the French Development Agency (AFD). It consists in a series of three immersive and interactive trainings targeting urban practitioners, urban planners,...
Metropolitan Workshops 2021: Facts Sheet
Metropolitan Workshops 2021: Brochure
Valuing Water: Religious, social, cultural perspectives from Palestine
Promoting Data-Driven Processes in the Response and Recovery from the Pandemic through Regional Collaboration and Peer Learning
Apr 21, 2021 / Library
This policy brief investigates the vital role of data-driven decision-making in the response to the Covid-19 pandemic. It begins with setting the context by elaborating on existing practices and challenges towards a data-driven approach in decision making. The brief cites regional examples from the South Mediterranean, sub-Saharan Africa, and...
[Interview] International Vision on Vaccination
Apr 20, 2021 / Library
Interviewed by Paco Doblas for Aragón Radio, CMI Manager, Blanca Moreno-Dodson, weighs that the COVID-19 crisis is not one about vaccination rather about strengthen the health systems of the poorer countries and enabling them to manufacture their own medicines and vaccines in the future.
[Summary] World Bank BBL: “From Knowledge to Action: Supporting Operations with Recommendations, Needs and Priorities from Host Local Authorities on Private Sector Engagement”
[Presentation] Beakout Session : Air Quality
[Presentation] Breakout Session: Mobility and Emissions Reduction