Turkey and the Middle East

The Syrian Community in Turkey: Perspectives, Prospects, and Policies

Authored by Fulya Memişoğlu, this report, entitled “The Syrian Community in Turkey: Perspectives, Prospects, and Policies”, centers on the environment accommodating the Syrian community in Turkey by understanding and analyzing the policies made to regulate the influx of Syrians feeing

Qatar and Syria Crisis

Authored by Aybars Görgülü, the report “Qatar and Syria Crisis ” is part of a research study conducted by PODEM on the Syrian conflict. The research study entitled “Future of Syria: Actor Analysis” aims to map out the main actors

Regional Order from the Outside In: External Intervention, Regional Actors, Conflicts and Agenda in the MENA Region

 Contributed by Sabiha Senyücel Gündoğar and Gülşah Dark, this paper was published within the MENARA Project The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has been beset by a series of external interventions, regional crises and local conflicts – most

Europe and the Syrian Conflict: Policies and Perceptions

Authored by Ayşe Üstünel Yırcalı, the report “Europe and the Syrian Conflict: Perceptions and Policies” is part of an extensive research study conducted by PODEM on the Syrian conflict. The research study entitled “Future of Syria: Actor Analysis” aims to

Global identities: Embedding the Middle East and the North Africa Region in the Wider World

Contributed by Gülşah Dark, the research paper was published as part in MENARA Project  This paper outlines the ways in which the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has been embedded in global identity processes and structures in the

Challenging the State in the Middle East and North Africa: The Role of Identities

Contributed by Zeynep Gülöz Bakır, the research paper was published as part in MENARA Project  Since independence, states in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region have been dominant players in shaping the regional order. The purpose of this

Review of Surveys on Euro–Mediterranean Relations, and an Introduction to the Elite Survey in MEDRESET

Authored by Gülşah Dark and Zeynep Gülöz Bakır, the research paper “Review of Surveys on Euro-Mediterranean Relations, and an Introduction to Elite Survey in MEDRESET” was published within the scope of the MEDRESET Project. With the dramatic changes in the

Energy Relations between Turkey and Israel

November, 2016 Sabiha Senyücel Gündoğar and Aybars Görgülü This Future Note* prepared within the scope of the MENARA project aims to provide a brief outlook to the energy relations between Israel and Turkey. Following a six years of rupture in bilateral relations, Turkey