Keynote for the CIHEAM Ministerial Meeting 2016

This keynote is designed to take stock of the major challenges arising from distress migrations in the Mediterranean area from the agricultural and rural perspective and also to present the CIHEAM Strategic Agenda 2025 


CIHEAM Strategic Agenda 2025

All the activities of the CIHEAM rely on a BOTTOM-UP COLLABORATION approach and are PROBLEM-SOLVING oriented, connected to the peculiar needs of the countries.

CIHEAMs missions are structured around 4 PILLARS of developpement and divided into 15 THEMATIC PRIORITIES.

The CIHEAM Strategic Agenda aims to contextualise the United-Nations Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, to the Mediterranean Region and to specific domains.

Download the Presentation of the CIHEAM Strategic Agenda 2025

Distress Migration


New Medit Vol. 13, n.1, March 2014 "L’impact de l’exode rural sur les stratégies d’utilisation du foncier agricole dans le Nord–est albanais" 


New Medit Vol. 5, n.4 "Migration from MENA countries to the EU: a quantitative assessment of recent patterns, policies and prospects"


Roots Causes of Distress Migration

Watch Letter 36 " Crisis and Resilience in the Mediterranean" 

  • Climate Change


Watch Letter 37 "Mediterranean Agriculture and Climate Change, Impacts, Adaptations, Solutions"


Option Méditerranée A95, 2010 "Economics of Drought and Drought Preparedness in a Climate Change Context"


New Medit Vol.7, n.7, December 2008 "Climatic change in the Mediterranean basin : territorial impact and search for a common strategy"

  • Rural Development Issues 


Mediterra 2009 "Rethinking Rural Development in the Mediterranean"  



Option Méditerranée A 112, 2014 "Les territoires ruraux en Méditerranée, quelles politiques publiques pour accompagner les dynamiques de développement"


Option Méditerranéenne A 113 "Agricultural Higher Education in the 21st Century: A global Challenge in Knowledge Transfer to Meet World Demands for Food Security and Sustainability"


Watch Letter 22 "Education in the Mediterranean: Trends and Challenges"'

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Watch Letter 24 "Rural Development in the Mediterranean Countries"

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Watch Letter 34 "The Post-2015 and Mediterranean Futures"

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Option Méditerranée B 28, 2001 "L'agriculture albanaise: contraintes globales et dynamiques locales"


New Medit Vol.15, n.1, March 2016 "Does agriculture provide enough incomes for the rural households? The Albanian case"


New Medit Vol.10, n.1, MArch 2011 "Est-ce que l'extrême égalité sociale est un objectif à atteindre? Le cas des réformes agraires en Albanie"


New Medit Vol. 9, n.3, September 2010 "Property rights to land and its perception in rural part of central Albania"