Hivos Middle East & North Africa

Middle East & North Africa

Hivos invests in knowledge to trigger change. By understanding the drivers of social change (and upheaval), we can make our role and programmes more effective. Our aim is to translate the knowledge and innovations we co-create with academics, policy makers and businesses, as well as with civil society, activists and grass roots stakeholders, into new policies, practices and scalable solutions to achieve social change.

Recent Articles

This report (see 'Documents' in right sidebar) presents the outcomes, challenges and lessons of the People Unlimited 4.1 Programme, which was implemented between 2011 and 2015 with support from the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA). People Unlimited 4.1 is the alliance of...

Tunisia’s first coworking space opened three years ago. Today, new spaces are popping up in remote areas of the country.  Kef is a small city in the northwest, nestled in the Atlas mountains that border Algeria. It is where Walid Hammami opened Cirta, a cultural and coworking space: “What...

Duration: 2014 - 2018
Donor: Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Scope: Local Employment in Africa for Develoment
Current financing period: 2016 - 2018
Budget 2016: 2.2 million euros