Middle East in the Contemporary World

Annual Reports

The majority of our research projects are situated within a larger ‘umbrella’
project called “The Middle East in the Contemporary World” or MECW.
This project, funded by the Swedish Research Council, is the foundation
for research efforts organized by the center with the aim of coordinating,
redirecting, and expandin g research at Lund University. MECW includes the following research domains:


Contemporary Interpretations of Islam and Muslim Cultures (MECW 1)

Hydropolitics, Security, and International Law (MECW 2)

Migration and Spatial Mobility (MECW 3)

The Middle East in Sweden (MECW 4)

Women for Sustainable Growth(MECW 5)