Istanbul, Turkey (Credit: Moyan Brenn | Flickr)

Photo by Moyan Brenn. CC BY-ND 2.0

Downtown Doha, Qatar (Credit: Sam Agnew)

Photo by Sam Agnew. CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

The Nile, illuminated. (Credit: NASA)

Photo by Nasa. CC BY-NC 2.0



A lecture by Dr. Noha El-Mikawy Representative of the Ford Foundation for the Middle East and North Africa Region.

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM


In 10 short years, CMED has become a well-known and trusted organization in the field and in the region.

Thursday, September 25, 2014 READ MORE

Former Congressman Robert Wexler, president of the S. Daniel Abraham Center, visited UCLA on May 22, 2014 for his talk on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, "Is Peace Possible?"

Wednesday, June 04, 2014 READ MORE

CMED’s annual conference on Middle East economic development stressed the urgency of creating jobs and opening up the private sector to employ young people.

Friday, May 30, 2014 READ MORE


A discussion of Iran's role in Gaza

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 READ MORE

As ISIS gains more traction in the region, the international community’s lack of action inadvertently lays the foundation for increased terrorist attacks, the violent repression and persecution of ethnic and religious minorities, and the further destabilization of Syria and Iraq.

Monday, July 21, 2014 READ MORE

China's recent ban on Ramadan is just another reminder of the religious and cultural persecution China's Muslim Uighur population faces.

Wednesday, July 09, 2014 READ MORE

Although there is still much work to be done, women throughout the MENA region have proven that they have the power and the agency to create tangible change.

Tuesday, July 01, 2014 READ MORE

Subscribe to our Email list

© 2014 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Terms of Use / Privacy Policy