News

Page 3

March 30, 2017

Conference

Fostering Women Leaders – Women in Business Support Organizations

In the framework of the conference “Fostering Women Leaders – Women in Business Support Organizations” organized by Businessmed and the KAS Regional Office South Mediterranean from 6 to 7 March 2017 in Marrakesh, the spotlight was put on women entrepreneurs in innovative startups. more…

February 21, 2017

Libya

State legitimacy and local governance

Instability, insecurity, and political divisions have been prevailing in Libya for almost six years. Libya’s successive governments have failed to address the population’s needs. As a result, many Libyans turned towards local governments. The report discusses the role of these local authorities for the stabilization of Libya. more…

February 10, 2017

Dialogue program

The situation in Libya and its repercussions on irregular migration flows in the Mediterranean

From 30-31 January 2017 a delegation of experts from the German Bundestag, the government and think tanks came to Tunis for a dialogue program on the current situation in Libya and its repercussions on migration flows in the Mediterranean. more…

December 20, 2016

State legitimacy and local governance in Libya

The KAS Regional Office South Mediterranean in cooperation with Madrid-based think tank Stractegia organized a conference on “State legitimacy and local governance in Libya” to contribute to the understanding of local dynamics in Libya. more…

December 14, 2016

Publication

Non-State Actors in the Broader Southern Mediterranean

Arab states today are challenged by a myriad of newly empowered non-state actors. Spanning across diverse groupings, from peaceful political and social grassroots movements to violent extremists, non-state actors put pressure on the flawed Arab state by demanding accountability, justice, revolutionary change. more…

November 25, 2016

Dialogue Program Countering and Preventing Radicalization

The KAS Regional Program South Mediterranean invited 11 high-ranking representatives of NGOs and think tanks from Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Libya, Palestine and Lebanon to Paris and Brussels from 20-25 November 2016 to discuss the topic of (de-)radicalization. more…

November 22, 2016

Workshop Countering and Preventing Radicalization in the MENA region and the EU

To gain deeper insight into the dynamics of radicalization processes and preventive approaches, the KAS Regional Program South Mediterranean in cooperation with the KAS Multinational Development Policy Dialogue conducted an international workshop on 22 November 2016 in Brussels. more…

November 14, 2016

Southern Women, Northern Women, Dare to Succeed

The KAS Regional Office South Mediterranean supported the association Mediterravenir in organizing a conference from 14 to 15 November in Tunis in order to highlight the economic role of women and to create a dialogue between the Southern and Northern shores of the Mediterranean on this topic. more…

November 12, 2016

MENA Leadership Academy

From 28 October to 2 November 2016 the KAS Regional Program South Mediterranean invited 25 participants to Tunis for the second training in the framework of the MENA Leadership Academy. more…

November 7, 2016

Workshop Migration Reporting

The KAS Regional Program South Mediterranean in cooperation with Libyan Cloud News Agency invited 15 Libyan journalists to Tunis from 24 October to 1 November 2016 for a training on migration reporting. more…