Ghazi Ben Ahmed
Mediterranean Development Initiative

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) comes at a time of great instability in the North African region, compounded by a pandemic with severe economic and social impacts.

Paul Tourret
ISEMAR, Institute of Maritime Economics

A dense network of maritime lines interconnects the regions of the Mediterranean basin. The service offer, the environmental performance and the modal complementarity are the elements to be considered for a more efficient network.

Josep Vicent Boira and Matteo Berzi
Spanish Comissioner for the Mediterranean Corridor

There are potential synergies between the Mediterranean Corridor, developed within the TEN-T and Trans-Maghreb Multimodal Corridor (TMC) in the post COVID19 Era.

Michaël Tanchum
AIES, Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy

COVID-19 has reshuffled the deck in the strategic struggle to establish trade transport corridors from Europe to Africa via the Mediterranean basin, where the EU must formulate a coherent and effective policy to take advantage of its location.