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Below is a calendar of events which have been organized either by the HUB or other entities, and concern issues which are directly related to the HUB's areas of interest. Those events which are not of HUB origin are from multiple open sources and are provided for information purposes only. Their content and the views expressed therein do not necessarily reflect the views of the HUB or NATO.

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DecJanuary 2022Feb
The Future of Maritime Security in the Gulf and the Red Sea
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
MEI ZOOM event
What is the future of multilateralism in maritime security in the Middle East? What are the real opportunities and limitations of this approach? What role is the U.S. Fifth Fleet expected to continue to play? Where do Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan fall in the maritime security equation and are there opportunities for their greater involvement in this domain?
What’s in Store for the Gulf Region in 2022?
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
AGSIW will host a session as part of Gulf Intelligence’s Global UAE Energy Forum 2022: “What’s in Store for the Gulf Region in 2022?” The discussion will provide a unique perspective on issues facing the Gulf countries this year.
The future of Africa-EU relations: Restoring momentum for effective partnership
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Chatham House
The event explores the status of the relationship between Africa and the European Union and the key opportunities for progress towards stronger collaboration.
The 3rd Annual Sahel Summit
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
CSIS Online
Join the CSIS Africa Program and the European Union Delegation to the United States for The 3rd Annual Sahel Summit. Speakers will take stock of the current instability and identify opportunities to strengthen political, security, and development efforts, and explore practical policy options to address the crisis.
Maritime Security Dialogue: FIFTH Fleet Mission and Operations Update
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
CSIS & US. Naval Institute Online Event
The Maritime Security Dialogue provides an unmatched forum for discussion of these issues with the nation’s maritime leaders.
Syria’s missing persons and the constitution
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chatham House
this webinar will discuss a recently issued paper by the Policy Coordination Group for Syria’s Missing and Disappeared (PCG outlining constitutional principles related to Syria’s missing and disappeared.
The Transatlantic Relationship: A View from Spain
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Conversation with Spain’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation, José Manuel Albares Bueno. After opening remarks by the Minister, Dr. John J. Hamre, CSIS President and CEO, will join Minister Albares to discuss the bilateral relationship between Spain and the United States and Spain’s crucial position on NATO’s southern flank.
Hydropower, Water Insecurity and Law in Southern Africa
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University SIPA Zoom
This event is the third in a webinar series through which the Center on Global Energy Policy seeks to foreground the heterogeneity of perspectives found around the continent on what climate means in different African contexts and how more than one billion Africans are already living with extraordinary climatological variability and constraints on the use of natural resources.
2021 review: Global maritime incidents annual figures
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Risk Intelligence
In this webinar, we look at our statistics to highlight maritime security challenges in different regions worldwide. We also compare the Risk Intelligence figures with annual reports which have been published by various agencies in recent weeks. These are often confusing as they show different numbers and even divergent year-on-year trends for the same region. Our analysts add valuable background to the discussion.
Book Talk | Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Middle East Institute
Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East proposes a rethinking of the complex relationship between the European Union and the states of the Mediterranean Middle East and North Africa.
The Middle East and North Africa in 2022: Regional Security and America’s Role
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Wilson Center
The Middle East Program convenes a panel of Wilson Center and regional experts to discuss what is on the horizon on the geopolitical map of the MENA region and how the administration can productively address conflicts and strengthening regional security.
Will the AU be fit for purpose in 2022?
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
ISS Zoom
As the African Union (AU prepares for its 35th heads of state summit from 5–6 February in Addis Ababa, this seminar will consider which issues should feature prominently on the agenda, and how the continental body should respond to them.
National identity and post-tribal gender politics in the Gulf
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chatham House
In this event experts discuss the changing role of women and tribes in Gulf societies.

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