Points Of View

Algeria tomorrow
Published : Thursday 09 February 2017 - Jean-Louis Guigou

Jean-Louis Guigou, President of Ipemed, analyses the Algerian economic situation in an article called “L’Algérie de demain” [Algeria tomorrow]. This analysis was published in the Algerian press, in the newspapers El Watan and Liberté.   The Mediterranean World Economic Foresight Institute (Ipemed), which I founded in 2006, works to build a desirable Mediterranean future in the long-term. Two great figures taught us the basic principles of this approach: Maurice Blondel, inspired by Saint-Exupéry “The future is not forecast, it is prepared”. And Fernand Braudel “If I were the Head of a great State, I wouldn’t work much... I would analyse the ongoing forces a...

Africa - Mediterranean - Europe: for shared and sustainable food sovereignty and security
Kelly ROBIN, IPEMED / Jean-Louis RASTOIN, Montpellier SupAgro, IPEMED

Article published on the FARM Foundation blog, on 6th February 2017.   In a recent article [1], Aboubacar Yacouba Barma wondered: “Will 2017 see the development of African agriculture?” He observes that “reports and commitments from countries and i...