Monday, September 28 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   •   Ambassadeurs

Session 36:
Policies and approaches for social justice and poverty alleviation in the Arab world

Chair: Hoda Rashad, American University in Cairo

  1. Growth, inequality and poverty alleviation policies in the MENA regionMouna Cherkaoui, Université Mohamed V, Agdal ; Touhami Abdelkhalek, Institut National de Statistiques et d’Economie Appliquée, Rabat ; Aurora Angeli, Università di Bologna ; Laabas Belkacem, Arab Planning Institute, Kuwait ; Sami Bibi, Université de Laval ; Heba Laithy, Al-Azhar University, Cairo ; Mohamed Ali Marouani, Université Paris I, Panthéon Sorbonne

  2. Solidarity programmes and the promotion of women's economic projects in Tunisia: evaluation and reflection for an adequate strategyChérifa Lakhoua Kassar, IHEC Carthage Tunis ; Hassene Kassar, Faculté des Sciences Humaines et Sociales de Tunis

  3. Social inclusion, citizenship rights and poverty alleviation policies in EgyptHania Sholkamy, American University in Cairo ; Zeinab Khadr, American University in Cairo

  4. Social and fiscal equity in Morocco: elements of redistribution, the targeting and reduction of poverty and inequalityKhalid Soudi, Haut-commissariat Au Plan, Morocco

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