Climate, Security, and Entrepreneurship in MENA
This episode features environmental activist and entrepreneur Safa’ Al Jayousi to discuss climate change and security in the Middle East and North Africa, one of the world’s most water-stressed regions and the mostvulnerable to climate change impacts. With that come concerns of economic consequences and also potential implications for political stability and security. Safa’ shares her insight from more than 10 years in environmentalism, mobilizing, training and campaigning at the grassroots level in Jordan and across MENA.
This podcast was funded by a grant from the United States Department of State. The opinions, findings and conclusions stated herein are those of the guests and do not necessarily reflect those of the United States Department of State.
Middle East Program
The Wilson Center’s Middle East Program serves as a crucial resource for the policymaking community and beyond, providing analyses and research that helps inform U.S. foreign policymaking, stimulates public debate, and expands knowledge about issues in the wider Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Read more
The MENA Workforce Development Initiative
The Middle East and North Africa Workforce Development Initiative (MENA-WDI) aims to assess both current and projected challenges facing the region in developing the workforce and the implications for peace and stability. Read more