National Agenda for the Future of Syria | United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia Skip to main content

National Agenda for the Future of Syria

Publication Cover Title
Syria at war: Five years on cover Syria at war: Five years on

E/ESCWA/EDID/2016/2

The report provides a diagnosis and a prescription to all those concerned about Syria’s future, irrespective of their political background or affiliation.The report benefits from extensive...

PDF icon Arabic (1.46 MB)

PDF icon English (1.8 MB)

cover page Conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic: Macroeconomic Implications and Obstacles to Achieving the Millennium Development Goals

E/ESCWA/EDGD/2014/TECHNICAL PAPER.5

ESCWA has prepared the present report based on data gathered from various government bodies in the Syrian Arab Republic, United Nations agencies and other sources. The report also draws from...

PDF icon Arabic (4.82 MB)

PDF icon English (1.89 MB)

Rethinking Cooperative Enterprises in Post-Conflict Agriculture and Integrated Rural development in Syria



The aim of the meeting is to understand the contribution of agriculture cooperatives to improved resilience, food security and social cohesion in Syria and to strategize how cooperative...

National Agenda for the Future of Syria launches new website: nafsprogramme.info





Beirut, 20 May 2019 (ESCWA)--The National Agenda for the Future of Syria (NAFS) programme of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (...
Stakeholders Meeting on Policy Gap Analysis





The Expert Group Meeting aims to get the NAFS Syrian and international Programme’s experts and partners involvements in the on-going...

Two new studies launched by the ESCWA ‘National Agenda for the Future of Syria’ Programme



Beirut, 12 February 2018 (Communication and Information Unit)--The Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) has launched...

Launch of Studies on the Constitution and Elections in Syria



These important studies are the result of hours and days of discussions between key Syrian experts and stakeholders, noting that the study on the Future...

Constitution and Elections in Syria



As part of NAFS’ commitment to produce key inputs for peace negotiations through technical political dialogue, NAFS prepared two studies: Constitutional Options...

Prioritize Stabilization Initiatives in Syria



As part of its mandate to promote human development and democratic transition in the region, UN ESCWA launched the National Agenda for the Future of Syria (NAFS) Programme in 2012 to engage...

Brussels Conference on Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region



On the occasion of its participation in the international conference "Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region" held in Brussels, Belgium, Wednesday 5 April 2017, and particularly the...

Experts Training Workshop on Electricity Sector Reform and Restructuring in Syria



This workshop is in line with the strategic framework of UNESCWA on supporting Member Countries to develop national policies for sustainable development. It will be addressing the electricity...

The National Agenda for the Future of Syria Programme



The programme is meant to present the various national and regional stakeholders with viable solutions and workable scenarios to serve as an...

Further Support to the National Agenda for the Future of Syria Programme



On 28 January 2016, the Centre for Syrian Studies at the University of Saint Andrews, the United Kingdom, and ESCWA joined hands to sign a letter of understanding (LOU) on the bilateral...

Danish Journalists Visit ESCWA, Get Briefed on the Syria Programme



Danish Journalists Visit ESCWA, Get Briefed on the Syria Programme
On 27 March 2014, a group of Danish journalists paid a visit to ESCWA headquarters in Down Town Beirut to learn about the...