Daniela Huber, MEDRESET's Scientific coordinator and Head of the Mediterranean programme (IAI) explains why and how the EU should become a more reflexive actor in the Mediterranean.
Asma Nouira, Professor of Political Science and Law at the University of El-Manar, gives a brief description of WP4 on the EU's democracy, human rights, resilience discourse and its contestation, with a particular focus on Tunisia.
Tobias Schumacher (Chair in European Neighbourhood Policy at the College of Europe ) explains the main findings of Work Package 1. In this WP, MEDRESET consortium identified the EU construction of the Mediterranean and its own role understanding in this process.
Chahir Zaki, Associate Professor of Economics at the Cairo University, EMNES and ERF, talks about trade and industry in the Euro-Mediterranean region.
Nicolò Sartori, Head of the Energy Programme at the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), gives a brief description of the Medreset WP6 on EU-Mediterranean policies in the field of energy.
Eckart Woertz, Senior research fellow at CIDOB explains to MEDRESET what are the impacts of the EU's policies, in the water and agriculture sectors, in the MENA region.
Jad Chaaban, Associate Professor - American University of Beirut (AUB) «As you might know, Lebanon hosts more than 1.5 millions of Syrian refugees. This has come definitively with problems in the Lebanese society and economy but I would like to argue that the Syrian refugee presence has been more beneficial, for the Lebanese economy, than it [...]
"In order to discuss migration in the context of Europe and Mediterranean it is essential to take a step back in history: to a period where the current situation has its roots. And that is back in the ’90, when Europe started to erect a series of barriers to mobility across the Mediterranean: visa started to [...]