Politics of Recognition and Denial. Minorities in the MENA Region
- 09:00AM to 12:00PM
- 22 May 2018
- European Union Institute for Security Studies, Paris
On 22 May 2018, a public panel event will take place in Paris to present the final results of an international working group led by Salam Kawakibi, President of Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies – Paris.
The event will feature Paolo Maggiolini (ISPI, Italy), Georges Fahmi (EUI, Egypt), Said Bennis (CRESS, Morocco), Maha Abdelhamid (ARI, Tunisia), and Lurdes Vidal (IEMed, Spain).
It will focus on the origin and development of the idea of “minority” in the Middle East and North Africa region. Furthermore, three case studies will be examined: Amazighs in Morocco, Christians in Syria, as well as black people in Tunisia.