A New Economic Development Paradigm for the Arab World

Menapolis founded Khamsoon, a platform dedicated to the exchange of ideas and actionable policy research on the Arab economic integration and the reforms necessary to boost growth, employment, standards of living, and equitable economic opportunities. Khamsoon seeks to narrow the gap between governments, citizens, and civil society by bringing stakeholders together through regular conferences, ... Read More

Research & Data Analysis
Stories of Struggle: Syrian Citizens Amidst the Revolution
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In the summer of 2014, Menapolis co-produced False Alarm, a documentary that brings stories of Syria’s revolution. ”False Alarm” tells the story of Syria today. It is the story of a country that has lost its revolutionary spirit, ...Read More

Media Development
Building a Lasting Network of Leaders in the MENA Region
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Following the 2011 uprisings in the MENA region, Menapolis saw the new challenges leading regional activists faced: the need to move from activism to advocacy, and the development of strong leadership and coherent political and economic reforms ...Read More

Capacity Building
Empowering Democratic Activists for MENA Advancement (EDAMA)
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Menapolis was one of the partners selected to train on "good governance and advocacy" in a project called Engaging Democratic Activists for MENA Advancement (EDAMA) led by the Institute for War and Peace Reporting. Menapolis ...Read More

Capacity Building
A One Stop News Website on Syria
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Menapolis launched a news aggregation website called al-Malaf. Aggregating and selecting tens of articles from various local and international news outlets daily, the website provides readers with Syria-related news that cover the ...Read More

Media Development
Technical Assistance on Good Governance and Accountability
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Menapolis provides technical assistance to civil society groups on promoting good governance in their country and to increase their capacity to build credible watchdog groups.

 

As part of these efforts, Menapolis provided guidance to ...Read More

Capacity Building
The Revolt of Maisa and Samar: A Documentary
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In 2014, Menapolis produced a 30-minute documentary on the revolt of Maisa and Samar Saleh, two sister activists that were captured by the Syrian regime and ISIL respectively. The two had participated in the civil protests from the start of the ...Read More

Media Development
Videos Narrating Syrian Refugee Stories in Lebanon
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Menapolis produced feature stories on Syrian refugees living in Lebanon. They were later aired on France 24 Arabic.

 

The first video highlights “The Lahza” project, which worked with Syrian refugee children in the Bekaa, ...Read More

Media Development
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