May 4 2017
The World Economic Forum is holding a summit on the Middle East and North Africa 2017 at the Dead Sea, Jordan, on 19-21 May. The meeting will take place in the context of growing economic reform efforts that are being made in many countries of the region, as well as shifting investment and trade priorities. It will also aim to address continued geopolitical shifts and humanitarian challenges by supporting multi-stakeholder dialogue on the situation in Syria, Iraq and Libya, as well as the ongoing refugee crisis.
Here is our guide to how to follow #mena17 on our digital channels, as well as how to embed individual sessions on your website.
The official meeting hashtag is #mena17. Follow tweets on this hashtag to keep up with everything going on in the meeting.
The World Economic Forum's official Twitter account @wef has over 3 million followers. For live-tweet updates of sessions you can also follow our live-tweet account @davos and our Arabic Twitter account @WEF_Arabic where we post the highlights from the meeting.
You can also join our 3.8 million followers on http://wef.ch/facebook. We will be posting highlights from the meeting, conducting Facebook Live interviews with world leaders and sharing insights from key sessions.
We'll invite selected participants to take live questions and comments from our Facebook audience via Facebook Live. Meanwhile, follow our dedicated topic-specific Facebook channels: main Facebook page I Africa I Video I Fourth Industrial Revolution I Gender I Inclusive Growth I Diversity I India I Environment I Foro Económico Mundial.
Follow the meeting on our LinkedIn page at http://wef.ch/linkedin.
Follow the meeting on Google+ at http://wef.ch/gplus, which has over 2.3 million followers.
Live streamed session videos will be available on YouTube.
During the meeting on MENA 2017, we will be publishing articles by participants, from CEOs and industry leaders to members of our communities - Young Global Leaders, Social Entrepreneurs and Global Shapers - on our content platform, Agenda.
You are welcome to republish content on this feed: http://wef.ch/feed under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 4.0 Unported License (“CCPL”). You can view a copy of this licence at https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/legalcode.
Follow our live blog of key sessions that will keep you up to date on all the key developments of our 2017 meeting on the Middle East and North Africa, at http://wef.ch/mena17.