Med-EcoSuRe newsletter

Med-EcoSuRe newsletter

20 March 2020
The first issue of Med-EcoSuRe's Global Newsletter provides information on recent activities, developments and events.
Preparation for the design of a regional program for appliances in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries

Preparation for the design of a regional program for appliances in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries

12 March 2020
In order to address climate change, energy security and energy demand issues, the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean countries (SEMCs) are promoting and accelerating the deployment of more energy-efficient technologies using Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) and energy labelling. The aim…
Assessment of appliances share of the total energy consumptions in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries – special focus on air conditioning appliances

Assessment of appliances share of the total energy consumptions in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries – special focus on air conditioning appliances

12 March 2020
This meetMED report is part of the meetMED activities on ensuring the positive impact of renewable energy and energy efficiency on the sustainable growth, investment facilitation and job creation. The report collects the results of questionnaires, interviews and field research in meetMED target…
Assessing governance and financing of vocational education strategies: A methodology

Assessing governance and financing of vocational education strategies: A methodology

12 March 2020
The methodology presented in this paper offers an approach for assessing the robustness of a country’s vocational education strategy from the governance and financing standpoints. The analysis may serve as an input for decisions on financial assistance. Developed on the basis of the European…
EURO-MED Cooperation in the spotlight

Brochure - The European Union and the Southern Mediterranean : EURO-MED Cooperation in the spotlight

06 March 2020
The European Union published a brochure which reviews the major areas of Euro-Mediterranean cooperation and lists the main bilateral projects as well as the regional projects financed by the EU in the ten countries of the Southern Neighbourhood (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Israel,…
Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies (EMNES) : new publications

Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies (EMNES) : new publications

06 March 2020
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies – EMNES published its activity report for the period of March 2015- March 2020. The document reviews all EMNES activities, partnerships and publications over the past five years. EMNES also published policygraphics, an innovative documents…
EMNES Newsletter (Jul 2019 - Mar 2020)

EMNES Newsletter (Jul 2019 - Mar 2020)

06 March 2020
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies (EMNES) 2020 Newsletter presents the new publications of the Network, as well as the organised events and the participations of EMNES members to major academic events. Co-funded by the European Commission and EMNES Founding Members, the Euro-…
EIB report - Banking in Africa: financing transformation amid uncertainty

EIB report - Banking in Africa: financing transformation amid uncertainty

28 February 2020
This fifth full edition of the European Investment Bank’s study of banking sectors in Africa casts light on recent developments in the continent’s banking sectors and the policy options for all stakeholders. The chapters devoted to banking sector development in each sub-region have been enhanced…
Euromed Survey of Experts and Actors – Civil Society and social movements in the Euro-Mediterranean region

Euromed Survey of Experts and Actors – Civil Society and social movements in the Euro-Mediterranean region

27 February 2020
The full contents of the 10th Euromed Survey are now available. The focus of this year’s Euromed Survey emerged from the assessment at the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) that the human dimension must be (re)placed centre-stage of EuroMediterranean relations. The publication…
EMNES working Paper 29 – Syria in the dark : estimating the economic consequences of the civil war through satellite-derived night lights

EMNES working Paper 29 – Syria in the dark : estimating the economic consequences of the civil war through satellite-derived night lights

27 February 2020
The Syrian Civil War begun in 2011 and is still wreaking enormous damages on the country’s economy, with a significant toll measured in deaths, migration, and the destruction of Syria’s historical heritage and physical infrastructure. This paper examines the impact of the War on Syria’s economy…