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Video October 20, 2020

Video: MENA Countries Can Improve Trade and Regional Integration to Improve the Economy After COVID-19

In this interview, MENA Economic Update authors Ha Nguyen, World Bank Senior Economist for MENA, and Blanca Moreno-Dodson, Director of the Centre for Mediterranean Integration, explain just how trade openness in the region can be significant in achieving inclusiveness and alleviating poverty, and how there is a key opportunity now to move towards better trade and create integration frameworks to help economies grow in the post-COVID-19 era.