SEF (Syrian Economic Forum), is the first Syrian NPO NGO that presents the pro-democracy voice of Syrian private business community. SEF works on promoting and strengthening the Syrian economy toward democratic and sustainable development.



News

Risky routes: Energy transit in the Middle East

Risky routes: Energy transit in the Middle East

April 29, 2016, Comments Off on Risky routes: Energy transit in the Middle East

Brookings Doha Center – April 25, 2016 | 10:05 AM Analysis Paper – By: Robin Mills In 2011, Libya’s revolution knocked most of its oil production offline for months, resulting... Read More»

Arab Youth Survey Suggests Unemployment Drives Terrorism

Arab Youth Survey Suggests Unemployment Drives Terrorism

April 29, 2016, Comments Off on Arab Youth Survey Suggests Unemployment Drives Terrorism

Al Fanar Media – April 22, 2016 | 09:50 AM AMMAN— A quarter of Arab young people believe that a lack of job opportunities is the main recruitment driver for... Read More»

Study Explores the Deep Frustrations of Arab Youth

Study Explores the Deep Frustrations of Arab Youth

April 29, 2016, Comments Off on Study Explores the Deep Frustrations of Arab Youth

Al Fanar Media – April 25, 2016 | 09:45 AM AMMAN—The youth engagement that was evident in the protest movements that sprang up across the Middle East in 2011 has... Read More»

How millennials will save us from our broken economic system

How millennials will save us from our broken economic system

April 27, 2016, Comments Off on How millennials will save us from our broken economic system

World Economic Forum – April 15, 2016 | 12:30 PM We need leaders fit for the 21st century: do millennials fit the bill? More on the agenda In a crisis... Read More»

Analysis

Top Twenty World Banks for 2015

Top Twenty World Banks for 2015

December 2, 2015, Comments Off on Top Twenty World Banks for 2015

Syrian Economic Forum – December 1st, 2015 | 12:55 PM Prepared by Economic Researcher: Dr. Abdullah Hammadeh Forbes, the American magazine, published its annual global list of the largest banks... Read More»

Economic order for all the countries in the world in 2015 According to the size of GDP (US $ billion)

Economic order for all the countries in the world in 2015 According to the size of GDP (US $ billion)

November 18, 2015, Comments Off on Economic order for all the countries in the world in 2015 According to the size of GDP (US $ billion)

Syrian Economic Forum – November 18, 2015 | 01:20 PM Prepared by: Dr. Abdullah Hammadeh An economic report prepared by the “World Bank” showed that the United States is still... Read More»

Health Reality in the Liberated Areas of Northern Aleppo

Health Reality in the Liberated Areas of Northern Aleppo

November 11, 2015, Comments Off on Health Reality in the Liberated Areas of Northern Aleppo

Syrian Economic Forum – November 11, 2015 | 01:35 PM Prepared by: Dr. Abdullah Hamada During five years of the status quo in Syria, the health sector has been ruined... Read More»

Fluctuated Prices of Gas Cylinders in Aleppo Province within the Last Two Months

Fluctuated Prices of Gas Cylinders in Aleppo Province within the Last Two Months

January 30, 2015, Comments Off on Fluctuated Prices of Gas Cylinders in Aleppo Province within the Last Two Months

Syrian Economic Forum – January 30, 2015 The prices of gas cylinders in Aleppo province are in significant change due to the instable security conditions in the province neighborhoods and... Read More»

Reports

Economic and the Business Community in Transitional Justice

Economic and the Business Community in Transitional Justice

July 15, 2014, Comments Off on Economic and the Business Community in Transitional Justice

Syrian Economic Forum – July 15, 2014 On June 24, SEF Chairman Mr. Ayman Tabbaa presented SEF’s view of the role of the business community in transitional justice at a... Read More»

Workshop on the reality of factories in Syria

Workshop on the reality of factories in Syria

June 4, 2014, Comments Off on Workshop on the reality of factories in Syria

Syrian Economic Forum – June 04, 2014 The Syrian Economic Forum organized a workshop on the reality of factories in Syria on June 2nd, 2014, which was held in Taymour... Read More»

Declining Incomes and increasing costs of living

Declining Incomes and increasing costs of living

October 4, 2013, Comments Off on Declining Incomes and increasing costs of living

Syrian Economic Forum – October 4, 2013 By Mohammad Al-Arabi Bakri During the last period, the Syrian market had a significant increase of prices in all sectors with an absence... Read More»

Aleppo’s Crisis and The New Job market

Aleppo’s Crisis and The New Job market

October 4, 2013, Comments Off on Aleppo’s Crisis and The New Job market

Syrian Economic Forum – October 4, 2013 By Mohammad Al-Arabi Bakri Syria’s economy has worsened dramatically since the ongoing unrest erupted more than two years ago and has pushed the... Read More»

Democratic Governance

Building Bridges

Building Bridges

November 15, 2012, Comments Off on Building Bridges

Building Bridges: Why and how key linkages between economics, democracy, and governance affect economic growth...

Entrepreneurship

YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE FORCE OF POSITIVE CHANGE

YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE FORCE OF POSITIVE CHANGE

October 29, 2012, Comments Off on YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE FORCE OF POSITIVE CHANGE

James Shikwati Director of the Inter Region Economic Network, Kenya What is entrepreneurship? I think...