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Webinar: Assessing Healthcare Systems Resilience and Consequences amidst COVID-19 Pandemic, scheduled on Thursday 03 March 2022, 15:00 CET

The Regional Program Political Dialogue South Mediterranean of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung jointly organises with the Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association, on 3 March 2022 at 3 PM CET, the online seminar entitled “Assessing Healthcare Systems’ Resilience and Consequences amidst COVID-19”.

The objective of this online event is to present the new study entitled “Assessing Healthcare Systems Resilience and Consequences amidst COVID-19 Pandemic. Cases of Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia”, which was conducted with the Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association. Following the study presentation, the invited experts will shed light on best practices and approaches, adopted by several countries of the Southern Mediterranean region, to combat the pandemic and its socio-economic spill-overs.


Moderator: Dr. Thomas Volk, Director, Regional Program Political Dialogue South Mediterranean, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

Study presentation: Prof. Rym Ayadi, President, Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA)


Dr. Sameera Al Tuwaijri, Lead Health Specialist, World Bank

Dr. Bassam Hijjawi, Epidemiologist and member of Jordan’s Epidemics Committee

Prof. Meryem Lakhdar, Professor, Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University, Morocco

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For more information please download the program of the event

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The Regional Programme Political Dialogue and Regional Integration South Mediterranean of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung aims strengthen the political dialogue and societal and economic integration in the Mediterranean region and to sustainably promote cooperation and partnership with the European Union.

The Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA) is a Barcelona-based regional think-tank that serves as a leading independent and innovative policy research institution; a forum for debate on the political and socio-economic reforms in Mediterranean and Africa; and promoter of actions and initiatives that fulfil objectives of sustainability, inclusiveness, regional integration and prosperity.