A Renewed Call for Regional Integration in the Maghreb – and Resolution of the Sahara Conflict

Caitlin Dearing Scott, MAC August 28, 2014 Billions of dollars of economic productivity lost. Tens of thousands refugees living in inhumane conditions in the desert. Key contributing cause? Lack of regional integration in the Maghreb. Today marks the 20th anniversary of the closure of the Moroccan-Algerian border – one of the key obstacles to achieving regional integration in the Maghreb and improving both economic and humanitarian conditions in the five ...