#Med2021 - Agenda

Regional Meetings

The road ahead: What is in store for the MENA region in 2021 and beyond?

Even in the MENA region, 2020 can be deemed as having been the year of chaos. Will 2021 be the year of clarity? Or does turmoil still lay ahead? And if so, can we peep


Rethinking International Cooperation against Illicit Trafficking in the Wake of Covid-19

  The COVID-19 pandemic has been affecting illicit trade and smuggling activities since its inception, imposing unprecedented limits on criminal organizations and cartels but also providing them with novel and unexpected opportunities to expand their


Navigating troubled waters: Multilateralism as a response to crises in the Mediterranean

  The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the MENA region especially hard, exacerbating the political and institutional weaknesses of fragile States and disproportionately affecting the lives and livelihoods of those already vulnerable due to protracted conflicts, deepening humanitarian crises as well as deeply entrenched economic and social difficulties.   The United