|Workshop “The Arab Spring in Comparative Perspective”. 19th December, Barcelona|
The researchers from EuroMeSCo´s members institutes and Strategic Studies Network (SSN) met in Barcelona to discuss the research outputs of the Working Group "The Arab Spring in Comparative Perspective". The final results of the research will be presented at the 2015 Strategic Studies Network Annual Summit, to be held in March in Istanbul, Turkey.
The lead researchers of the Working Group “The Arab Spring in Comparative Perspective”discussed the research outputs of five working packages: State Building Processes and Reforms and Security Sector Reform; The role of religion in transitional processes; Socio-economic reforms in transitional processes; The role of the European Union in supporting democratic transitions in the Southern Mediterranean and Regional integration.
The final papers produced by the researchers from the EuroMeSCo network will be included in a joint publication, aiming to provide better understanding of the political transformations in the Arab Spring countries.
See the programme of the workshop here