Politics & Security

A Three-Way Summit: Israel, Egypt and UAE Leaders Meet   in Sharm el-Sheikh

A Three-Way Summit: Israel, Egypt and UAE Leaders Meet in Sharm el-Sheikh

Over the past few years, Israel's diplomatic relations with Arab countries have steadily improved. While historically Egypt and Jordan were the only countries...Read more

EU Diplomacy Chief Visits Kuwait

EU Diplomacy Chief Visits Kuwait

In October 2021, the European Union (EU) announced its intention to deepen relations and cooperation projects with the Gulf region and is currently working on...Read more

Securing Investments: Erdoğan’s Visit to the UAE

Securing Investments: Erdoğan’s Visit to the UAE

Over the past few months, diplomatic relations between Turkey and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have steadily improved. These warming ties are largely due to...Read more

Bahrain Welcomes Israeli Defence Minister’s Visit

Bahrain Welcomes Israeli Defence Minister’s Visit

Since the signing of the Abraham Accords in September 2020, which formalised the normalisation of relations between Israel, Bahrain, and the United Arab...Read more

Deepening Relations Between the Gulf States and Morocco

Deepening Relations Between the Gulf States and Morocco

The diplomatic relations between the Gulf States and Morocco have always been in good shape. Since the reign of late King Hassan II of Morocco, the Kingdom has...Read more

Saudi’s Call for Flexibility in the Energy Transition

Saudi’s Call for Flexibility in the Energy Transition

The UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), which was billed the "last, best hope" to save the planet, was held in Glasgow, United Kingdom, in November 2021....Read more

Economics & Technology

Morocco: An African Partner to Help Build a Greener Europe?

Morocco: An African Partner to Help Build a Greener Europe?

Despite the enormous economic and social impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the green transition continues to rank among the...Read more

Steps Towards Economic Recovery in a Fragile Iraq?

Steps Towards Economic Recovery in a Fragile Iraq?

After two decades of war, Iraq continues to grapple with economic, political, security and environmental problems. The last legislative elections were held in...Read more

World Government Summit, Dubai: Building More Resilient Societies through Embracing Innovation

World Government Summit, Dubai: Building More Resilient Societies through Embracing Innovation

In recent years, the world has witnessed a number of critical developments, particularly in the field of technology, the consequences of which are felt in the...Read more

Germany and UAE Sign New Energy Cooperation Agreements

Germany and UAE Sign New Energy Cooperation Agreements

Since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the European Union, which has consistently opposed and condemned the aggression, has also sought to alleviate its...Read more

Securing Investments: Erdoğan’s Visit to the UAE

Securing Investments: Erdoğan’s Visit to the UAE

Over the past few months, diplomatic relations between Turkey and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have steadily improved. These warming ties are largely due to...Read more

Saudi’s Call for Flexibility in the Energy Transition

Saudi’s Call for Flexibility in the Energy Transition

The UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), which was billed the "last, best hope" to save the planet, was held in Glasgow, United Kingdom, in November 2021....Read more

Cultural & Social

World Government Summit, Dubai: Women in Leadership Roles for More Resilient Societies

World Government Summit, Dubai: Women in Leadership Roles for More Resilient Societies

The under-representation of women in management and leadership positions represents one of the main issues that hampers gender equality worldwide and a main...Read more

Bahrain – Accelerating Progress on Women’s Empowerment

Bahrain – Accelerating Progress on Women’s Empowerment

International Woman's Day on 8 March was an occasion to celebrate women’s achievements and assess the gains made in addressing the gender gap worldwide.

Qudwa-PISA Global Competence Forum: Incorporating Local-Global Competence into School Curricula

Qudwa-PISA Global Competence Forum: Incorporating Local-Global Competence into School Curricula

On February 19, the 2022 edition of the biannual Qudwa-PISA Global Competence Forum was held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The event, organised under the...Read more

The Qudwa-PISA Forum – Showcasing Global Competence Education at Dubai Expo

The Qudwa-PISA Forum – Showcasing Global Competence Education at Dubai Expo

Next week, under the theme “Preparing students to live in an interconnected world”, a ground-breaking educational event will bring together over 150...Read more

A Workweek Aligned with the West

A Workweek Aligned with the West

Have you ever dreamed of a four-and-a-half-day workweek? It is no longer wishful thinking in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Last week, the Emirati authorities...Read more

BUILDING BRIDGES

BUILDING BRIDGES

On February 3, 2019, Pope Francis began his three-day visit to the United Arab Emirates, the first of a Pontiff to the Arabian Peninsula and the wider Gulf...Read more

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