Regional Studies

MENA Think Tank Roundtable: Improving Relevance and Impact at a Time of Mounting Global Uncertainty


On February 4-5, 2023, CIRS hosted a roundtable discussion for a group of think tank representatives that operate in and produce policy research on the Middle East and North Africa region. Over the course of two days, representatives around the table discussed challenges, opportunities and possible areas for collaboration as a way forward. The roundtable was convened by the Middle East Council for Foreign Affairs (Qatar) and the Issam Fares Institute at the American University of Beirut.