East Africa Environmental Risk & Opportunity Summit (Djibouti)

Perim conceived and implemented the 2015 East Africa Environmental Risk & Opportunity Summit, held in Djibouti in partnership with Yale University Institute for Climate and Energy, and Djibouti’s Ministry of Higher Education. The event was hosted by the President of Djibouti,  attended by more than 30 regional ministers of environment, health and energy from 20…

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$20m Medical Infrastructure Project (Benghazi, Libya)

In 2011-12, Perim Associates (then “Avicenna”) devised a plan to augment emergency medicine capacity in post-revolution Benghazi.  We initially made contact with Benghazi Medical Center, the largest tertiary care medical center in Libya’s East, and pitched the program to several major U.S. medical centers.  Ultimately we brought a team from Harvard’s Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)…

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Expert Testimony, Case Work and Due Diligence

Perim Associates maintains relationships with more than 30 international law firms, and several international legal associations with a focus on the Middle East, Africa.  We specialize in local and regional political/economic conditions, Islamic law & finance, and customary and local law.    We have participated as expert witnesses and factual experts on more than 50…

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Conceptual Materials for Regional Trade Promotion Organization (Saudi Arabia)

Perim was engaged by a visible Saudi enterprise  to craft a white paper defining the operational goals for a regional foundation, whose mission was to facilitate intra- and inter-regional (Africa/Middle East) trade.  We conducted research and stakeholder interviews to determine community members’ perceptions of most pressing needs .  On that basis. we created an action-oriented…

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Fighting Diabetic Retinopathy With EyePACS

Perim Associates is the Middle East-Africa implementation partner for EyePACS.com, a California-based medical technology company addressing the problem of retinopathy (“DR”), a common complication of diabetes  that is typically asymptomatic and results in the loss of sight if untreated. With the EyePACS software, patient record management system & quality control process, diabetes centers and polyclinics…

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AR3 Magazine

Perim has developed several print and on-line magazines for clients, including our flagship AR3 magazine (Africa Risk, Resilience and Reconstruction), providing fresh content on political, legal  economic, and technology trends affecting Africa and the Middle East.  We specialize in high impact layout, visuals and content design.  We work closely with Zillwood Design, and Jon Keys…

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