How can the MENA Region achieve climate justice and development under austerity?

CSPF session:


Friday 13,October 2023

9:00 am – 10:30 am

SC03 Saghro & Online

Middle and low-income countries in MENA are from the most impacted countries by climate change. Debt is one of the symptoms of the crises in the region. The session aims at opening the debate on the climate crisis and development in MENA, the impact of debt and austerity on the population from MENA.


  • Moderator:

Imene Cherif, Regional Program Manager, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES)

  • Speakers:

Ramzi Laamouri: Observatory for Food Sovereignty and Environment (OSAE)

Shereen Talaat: MENAFEM Movement

Nadia Humaity: Association la Siesta pour la Protection de l'Environment

Hala Murad: Dibeen for Environmental Development