EMEA, EMNES, UfM & GIZ webinar: “The Blue Transition Scenario 2050 for the Mediterranean” – 8 July 2020

The Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association - EMEA and the Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies - EMNES, in cooperation with the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) and GIZ, organised the First EMNES-UfM Regional Stakeholder Dialogue webinar on “The Blue Transition Scenario 2050 for the Mediterranean: Towards TRIS Development Model”. This webinar was motivated by the EMNES study published in April 2020 “EMNES Blue Transition Policy Roadmap”. This Policy Roadmap has been a collective contribution from EMNES researchers during EMNES academies in 2018 and 2019. Keynote Speaker: H.E. Nasser Kamel, Secretary General, Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Speakers:
  • Rym Ayadi, President, Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA), Spain
  • Carlo Sessa, Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA) Executive Board
  • Cinzia Alcidi, Centre for European Policy Research (CEPS), Belgium and Member of the Executive Board of EMEA
  • Claudia Girardone, Director of the Essex Finance Centre (EFiC), and Member of EMNES Scientific Committee
  • Mohammed Elrazzaz, Project Analyst, Business Development and Employment Division, Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean
  • Ingrid Schwaiger, Deputy Head of Unit, Head of economic section, DG NEAR, European Commission
  • Carlos Conde, Head of Division, Middle East and Africa Division, Global Relations Secretariat, OECD and Member of the Advisory Committee of EMNES
  • Ekkehard Ernst, Chief Macroeconomist, International Labour Organization
  • Juan Antonio Pedreño Frutos, President, Confederación Empresarial Española de la Economía Social (CEPES), Social Economy Europe and the Euro-Mediterranean Network of Social Economy (ESMED)
  • Jihen Boutiba, Union of Mediterranean Confederations of Enterprises (BUSINESSMED), Tunisia
  • Roger Albinyana, European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), Spain, and Member of EMEA Advisory Board
  • Pantelis Capros , National Technical University of Athens and Member of the Executive Board of EMEA