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News Tunis declaration: "e-AGE 2013: 12-13 December 2013"

Chaired by His Excellency Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh (Chairman of ASREN), the 3nd “International Platform on Integrating Arab e-infrastructure in a Global Environment, e-AGE 2013” concluded under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Moncef Ben Salem, Tunisian Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and participation of Her Excellency Ambassador Faeqa Al-Saleh, representing His Excellency the Secretary General of the League of Arab States.

It has been recognized that the Arab region has attained a certain level of development towards developing advanced e-Infrastructure and it is important for the Arab States Research and Education Network to make use of its current potential in strengthening research connectivity and make it available for use on a regional scale.

It is our duty at ASREN to provide the regional e-infrastructure and services, for the benefit of the research and educational institutions that are members of ASREN together with the wider regional research and education community.

The e-AGE platform organized by ASREN on December 12-13, 2013 has set among its priorities, the development of pan-Arab e-Infrastructure and services, coordination with regional e-infrastructures, and enhancement of research and education cooperation in a wide range of activities, among the Arab countries and with communities in Europe, the US, Canada, Latin America, Africa, and the world at large.


ASREN, had a very successful e-AGE 2013 conference two weeks ago in Tunisia. 

1.       Tunis Declaration (attached) was announced during the e-AGE 2013 in Tunis which summarizes the event outcomes. Detailed report will be sent very soon.

2.       ASREN's newsletter (also attached) which was released during the e-AGE Conference in Tunisia.

3.       Photos for all events are now available on the following links: NSRC workshop, CHAIN-REDS workshop and EUMEDCONNECT3 Meeting ,  e-AGE2013, CCK reception

4.       Videos are also available now. Please click HERE

5.       Presentations are now available. Please click HERE.

The media partner, Digital Meets Culture also published several articles about the event, please visit this LINK.

Contact information ASREN team Arab States Research and Education Network - ASREN P.O.Box: 921100 Amman 11192 Jordan (email:
Phone: +9626 5100250 Ext.: 4304 Fax: +9626 5100901
News type Inbrief
File link n/a
File link local e-AGE 2103Declaration.pdf (PDF, 723 Kb)
Source of information Arab States Research and Education Network - ASREN
Keyword(s) e-Infrastructure
Geographical coverage Tunisia
News date 09/01/2014
Working language(s) ARABIC , ENGLISH , FRENCH