The Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association – EMEA, represented by its Founder and President, Prof. Rym Ayadi, and the Womenpreneur Initiative, represented by its Founder and Director, Sana Afouaiz, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the purpose to enhance collaboration on the Euro-Mediterranean and Africa ecosystems.
The two organizations will cooperate in order enhance expert knowledge in the regions and support transparent inclusive social and economic development with a particular emphasis on expertise, sharing of knowledge, co-funding and dissemination to support a transformation towards a transparent sustainable transition in the Mediterranean and Africa. In this sense, the Parties will cooperate where and when feasible and appropriate, aiming at maximizing bilateral and multilateral Euro-Mediterranean and Euro-African cooperation from a global and sustainable perspective.
The Womenpreneur Initiative is a Brussels based organisation. Its activities and initiatives are focused on Belgium and MENA (Middle East & North Africa) region and since 2016 has reached and supported more than 15,000 women. It aims to advance women’s place in entrepreneurial scene, technology, innovation & society.
The Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association -EMEA is a Barcelona-based regional think-tank that serves as a leading independent and innovative policy research institution; a forum for debate on the political and socio-economic reforms in Mediterranean and Africa; and promoter of actions and initiatives that fulfil objectives of sustainability, inclusiveness, regional integration and prosperity.