#Med2023 - Agenda

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Egypt: Walking a Tightrope?


After a complicated 2022, Egypt keeps struggling to curb the effects of the war in Ukraine on its economy. The country’s socioeconomic challenges intertwine with its grand ambitions to play a more prominent role at the regional level. This event provides expert analyses and projections on Egypt’s latest political and economic developments, highlighting Cairo’s recent diplomatic action in the region and beyond.



HISHAM HELLYER, Senior Associate Fellow, RUSI; Nonresident scholar, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

MIRETTE F. MABROUK, Senior Fellow & Director, Egypt Programme, Middle East Institute

MARINA OTTAWAY, Middle East Fellow, Wilson Center



MATTEO COLOMBO, Associate Research Fellow, ISPI; Junior Researcher, Clingendael