The Brief – Don’t ignore your neighbours

It’s a truism that Europe is unstable if its North African neighbours are unstable. That being so, it should be of some concern to EU leaders that, on the bloc’s south Mediterranean border, Tunisia’s 10-year-old democracy appears to be on life support.

Morocco and IRENA Partner to Boost Renewables and Green Hydrogen Development

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Environment (MEME) of the Kingdom of Morocco have today agreed to strengthen joint collaboration to advance knowledge in renewable energy and to accelerate the energy transition. Specifically, IRENA and Morocco will work closely to advance the national green hydrogen economy as the country aims to become a major green hydrogen producer and exporter.

Maghreb conference on sustainable development

Maghreb conference on sustainable development

The First International Maghreb Conference on Sustainable Development, under the banner “Reality and Hope”, concluded in Tunis on Tuesday. The five-day event, with the participation of Maghreb countries, was organized by Libya and was supposed to take place in Tripoli. It was moved to Tunis in view of the Coronavirus and Libya’s instability