CEBC MENA Podcasts

The Hollings Center recently partnered with the Clean Energy Business Council (CEBC) in Abu Dhabi and the Massachusetts Institue of Technology’s Energy Initiative (MITEI) on a series of podcasts. The CEBC MENA Podcast aims to promote clean energy projects, initiatives and leaders and to raise awareness around climate change, sustainable finance, energy efficiency, sustainable mobility,…

CEBC MENA Podcast: Women in Clean Energy in MENA & the USA

In this episode, Dr. Rabia Ferroukhi of IRENA and Martha Broad of MIT Energy Initiative walk us through their personal career achievements, the challenges they faced as women in the clean energy sector and the work their organizations have been doing to encourage women to consider a career in the clean energy sector. Sustainable Development…

ABD – Türkiye İlişkilerine İki Nesil Perspektifinden Bakış

Amerika Birleşik Devletleri ve Türkiye, aralarındaki ciddi sorunlara rağmen çeşitli jeostratejik hedefleri ve çıkarları paylaşmaya, savunma ve terörle mücadele gibi belli alanlarda iş birliği yapmaya devam ediyor. Gümrük vergileri ve yaptırım tehdidine rağmen ticari ilişkilerin büyümesi beklentisi var. Ayrıca Türkiye ve ABD Orta Doğu’da istikrarın sağlanması konusunda ortak çıkarlara sahip. İkili ilişkilerin zorluklara rağmen büyümesinin…

Multi-Generational Perspectives on U.S.-Turkey Relations

Notwithstanding very serious challenges, the United States and Turkey continue to share goals and interests across a broad range of geostrategic issues. The two countries continue to cooperate in certain fields, such as defense and counterterrorism. Despite the threat of tariffs and sanctions, trade relations continue with prospects for growth. Both Turkey and the U.S….

Akıllı ve Sürdürülebilir Kentler

Veri ve teknolojinin, kentsel altyapının iyileştirilmesi ve kentte yaşayanların yaşam kalitelerinin arttırılması amacıyla kullanımı, dünyanın hemen her yerindeki kentlerde bir taraftan yerel yönetimlerin karşı karşıya kaldıkları sorunlara yaratıcı çözümler bulunmasını sağlarken, diğer taraftan kapsayıcı bir sosyal ve ekonomik altyapının en iyi şekilde nasıl yaratılabileceği konusundaki tartışmaların da önünü açmıştır. Teknoloji ve veri temelli karar süreçlerinin…

Smart and Sustainable Cities

The increased use of data and technology by cities around the world to improve urban infrastructure and to enhance the quality of life for their residents has led to innovative solutions to municipal challenges, while also raising questions on how to best create an inclusive social and economic infrastructure. Proponents of developing strategies for integrating…

مدن ذكية ومستدامة

لعلّ ازدياد لجوء المدن من حول العالم إلى استخدام البيانات والتقنية لتحسين البنى التحتية الحضرية وتعزيز جودة حياة سكانها أدى إلى الخروج بحلول مبتكرة للتحديات التي تواجهها البلديات ودفع هذه الأخيرة إلى البحث عن أفضل الطرق لإيجاد بنى تحتية اجتماعية واقتصادية شاملة. يدّعي مؤيدو دمج التقنية والبيانات في المدن، أي ما يُعرف بمصطلح “المدن الذكية”،…

Debating International Relations in Central Asia

Earlier in 2020, the Hollings Center through its small grants program, co-sponsored a project with Crossroads Central Asia and experts Shairbek Dzhuraev and Eric McGlinchery. The purpose of the project was to contribute to an informed debate and dialogue on international relations in Central Asia, with a particular focus on evolving modes of engagement of…