Professor Rym Ayadi will participate and chair the first EMNES Annual Conference on: “Towards Inclusive, Sustainable and Employment Driven Socio-Economic Models in the Mediterranean Region: What Roles for Institutions, Micro-Small and Medium Sized Enterprises and Finance?”.

This First EMNES Annual Conference will present the outputs of the first year of EMNES research on the three areas of investigation: the role, current and future development of institutions and labor markets, the private sector and Micro, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises and finance in achieving an inclusive and sustainable socio-economic development model that is centered on employment creation and employability of youth.

EMNES aims to provide a renewed vision for socio-economic development in the Mediterranean region, mainly focusing on employment creation, social inclusion, and sustainable development.

EMNES is a network of partners and associates research institutions and think tanks working on the Euro-Mediterranean region:

Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) (Belgium)
Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI) (Slovenia)
Free University of Berlin (FUB) (Germany)
Institut Tunisien de la Compétitivité et des Etudes Quantitatives (ITCEQ) (Tunisia)
Institut des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (IHEC) (Tunisia)
Euro-Mediterranean University of Fés (UEMF) (Morocco)
Institut Agronomique et Vétérinaire Hassan II (IAV) (Morocco)
University of Cairo- Faculty of Economics and Political Science (FEPS) (Egypt)
Yarmook University (YU) (Jordan)

Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA), (Spain)
Forum for Euro-Mediterranean Innovation in Action (FEMIA) (France)
Institute of Computers and Communications Systems – E3M lab, National Technical University of Athens (ICCS) (Greece)
Istanbul Policy Center – Sabanci University (IPC) (Turkey)
Institute of Studies for the Integration of Systems (ISINNOVA) (Italy)
University of Barcelona Regional Quantitative Analysis Group (UB-AQR) (Spain)
Centre International de Hautes Etudes Agronomiques Méditerranéennes – Istituto Agronomico Mediterraneo di Bari (IAMB) (CIHEAM) (Italy)
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) (Italy)
Alphonse and Dorimène Desjardins International Institute for Cooperatives at HEC Montreal (Canada)

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