MENA Academy on Climate Diplomacy

MENA Academy on Climate Diplomacy in Berlin Germany (Fully Funded)

Deadline: July 11, 2019

In its efforts to foster dialogue and collaborations among the various stakeholders involved in climate change adaptation and mitigation, the Regional Program Energy Security and Climate Change Middle East and North Africa of Konrad-Adenauer Stiftung (KAS – REMENA) and MEDRC Water Research organize jointly the Middle East and North Africa Academy on Climate Diplomacy, from October 28 to November 03, 2019, Berlin – Germany.

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung – REMENA together with MEDRC Water Research aspire for this academy to demonstrate the importance of climate diplomacy in dealing with the most challenging regional and international environmental, economic and social issues. To demonstrate this, the academy will bring to the table concrete examples and simulations. This training aims at providing a platform for young policy makers, researchers and civil society activists from the MENA region, to acquire the necessary tools of climate diplomacy. This platform will also be a chance to exchange and combine synergies for finding solutions to the global climate challenge with experts both from the MENA region and Europe.

Benefits

The organizers will cover the following expenses:

Transportation: Round trip economy flight tickets will be provided by the organizers.

Accommodation & Meals: Both, hotel and meals will be provided to participants during the period of the meeting.

Project Theme

  1. Evolution of Climate Diplomacy;
  2. Transboundary cooperation under political strain;
  3. Political economy of Climate negotiations; and
  4. Climate & water Diplomacy.

Eligibility

MENA and Turkish young researchers, policy makers, and civil society activists, who are nationals of any MENA countries or Turkey

Application

Please make sure to have the following information/documents at hand:

1. short biography (150 words maximum);
2. updated short CV (3 pages maximum);
3. short abstract of your contribution to the academy (200 words maximum);
4. passport data page

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For more information, visit MENA Academy.