Engaging civil society: A focal point of MED 2016

A key issue of MED 2016 concerns civil society engagement in the extended Mediterranean region. The session ‘Supporting Inclusive Transitions and Engaging Civil Society’, organized in partnership with the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP), will put the spotlight on the need for greater participation from ordinary citizens in the public sphere, discussing possible avenues to foster civic involvement and promote inclusiveness on both shores of the Mediterranean.