Governance and Statebuilding

Conflict, Occupation and Development






Mr. Tarik Alami


Upcoming Events

29/11 - 29/11/2015 Observance of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People -Beirut

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Iraq-Public Sector Modernization

Past Events

9/12- 11/12/2014
ESCWA-ARADO 14th Annual Conference on "Cooperation in Establishing Resilience toward Global Risks in the Arab Region" - Cairo

29/11- 29/11/2014
Observance of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People - Beirut

17/8- 21/8/2014
Capacity Development Workshop on Policy Formulation for the Economic Sector in Palestine - Amman

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Emerging and Conflict-Related Issues Division (ECRI)

The Mandate/Core functions of the Division are:

1. Monitor and analyze emerging and strategic issues and challenges and present policy and other recommendations, proposals and ... more >>



New "Beyond governance and conflict: measuring the impact of the neighborhood"

Economic and social repercussions of the Israeli occupation on the living conditions of the Palestinian people (Economic and social Council, New York, 14-16 July 2014)

ESCWA and The Rotary Clubs in Lebanon Launch Report on Arab MDGs (10 October 2013)

Towards Public Service Modernization in Iraq (September 2013)

Strategic Planning Follow-Up Workshop, Erbil (July 2013)

Fostering Participation in the Context of the Post-2015 Development Agenda (June 2013)

Supporting the Government of Iraq in Public Sector Modernisation (April 2013)

Technical Assistance Workshops on Strategic Planning for the Ministries of Planning in Iraq (December 2012)

Training of Young Researchers and Surveyors in Erbil, Iraq (February 2011)

Final Coordination Meeting on The Outcome of the Situation Analysis to support Decentralization and Local Governance in Iraq (September 2010)


  2013: April 08 - From Inherit Challenges facing the Arab State to the Arab Uprising: The Governance Deficit vs. Development
  2013: April 08 - The Role of Responsive and Accountable Public Governance in achieving the Millennium Development Goals and the Post-2015 Development Agenda
  2013: June 25-26: Capacity Development Workshop “Fostering Participation in the Context of the Post-2015 Development Agenda, Bahrain


Palestine, the Occupation and the Fourth Geneva Convention: Facts and Figures

Report: Expert group meeting on monitoring progress on governance amid Arab political transformation Beirut, 11-12 June 2014

Report: Expert Group Meeting on Security Sector Transformation in Arab Transitions: Working for Change, Beirut, 17-18 December 2012

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  Beyond governance and conflict: measuring the impact of the neighborhood effect in the Arab region
  Economic & social repercussions of the Israeli occupation on the living conditions of the Palestinian people
  Good Governance in Conflict-Affected LDCs: A Regional Perspective Towards a New Paradigm
  Human and Institutional Capacity-Building for Conflict Mitigation
  Human and Institutional Capacity-Building: Towards a modernized public sector
  International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
  Iraq Public Sector Modernization Programme newsletter
  Israeli Occupation - Facts and Figures
  Lebanons Rebuilding and Revival
  Monitoring and Analysis of Political, Social and Economic Development in Countries Affected by Conflict
  Promoting Civic Values & Life Skills through Education in Iraq
  Socio-Economic Impact of Conflict-Driven Displacement in the ESCWA Region
  Training Module on Human Resources Management
  Your Reference Guide to Best Practices in Public Financial Management




E-Caravan Project - Mobile Computer School

Strengthening National Capacity for the Integration of Sustainable Development Principles into Development Strategies in Lebanon

The Developmental Costs of Conflict in the ESCWA Region: A Composite MDG Index for Conflict-Affected Countries

LDC fact sheet

Conflict and political instability in the ESCWA region: An overview of ESCWA’s activities (2010-2011)

Decentralization and Local Governance in Iraq

Strategies for Development in Conflict Affected Countries in the ESCWA Region: The Role of the State and Private Sector Development - DRAFT

Information Kit on Sustainable Development under Conditions of Conflict or Political Instability Conflict Mitigation and Development: Vision, Approaches and Achievements - DRAFT

Micro-finance in Conflict: Strategies for Development and Peace in the ESCWA Region - DRAFT

Capacity Building of the Iraqi Public Sector Management (NCCMD)

Governance in Support of Employment Creation (GEC) Program - Iraq, ESCWA-UNOPS

Capacity Building and Institutional Strengthening of Ministry of Municipalities and Public Works (MMPW)

ICT in Education for Iraq Project

Development of Micro and Small Agro-Industries

The E-Caravan Project

Replanting Trees Project

Arab Palestinian Civil Society Coalition

Professionals For Iraq Reconstruction

Ebel Al-Saqi Ecological Park (Hema Ebil Al-Saqi)

Upgrading of Skills and Small Business Capacities Project

Development of National Gender Statistics in Iraq

Smart Community Project for Iraq

Iraqi Networking Academies Project

United Nations Public Administration Network (UNPAN)
The Arab Administrative Development Organization (ARADO)
Rotary Clubs in Lebanon