The Caliphate is Dead, Long Live the Caliphate

The Future of the Islamic State in Libya

After the collapse of the "Islamic State" in the coastal city of Sirte in December 2016, this brief analyzes what impact the fall of the Libyan offshoot of the "caliphate" will have on the stability of the region and the future of jihadism in North Africa. The publication is in German. more…

January 10, 2018

Russia in the Mediterranean

Mediterranean Dialogue Series 12

The involvement of a myriad of regional and international actors in the Mediterranean has decisively shaped the balance of power in the region. Among others, Russia has increasingly positioned itself as central power player in the region. In this paper, the authors shed light on Russia’s growing presence in the Mediterranean region and the shifts this presence has caused in the geopolitical balance of power. more…

January 8, 2018

MENA Leadership Academy

Final training for young representatives of civil society organizations from the MENA region in Frankfurt and Berlin. more…

Event Reports | November 27, 2017

The European Union and the Maghreb

European Fall Academy 2017

Training for students and activists from the Maghreb, in cooperation with the European Academy Otzenhausen and the Asko Europa Foundation more…

Event Reports | November 15, 2017

MENA Business Angel Focus Camp

Focus camp to inspire and enable investors to contribute to a thriving regional startup ecosystem through the provision of the fundamental knowledge on investing in the MENA startup scene. more…

Event Reports | November 7, 2017