Agenda in Focus: Middle East and North Africa 2017

It's a challenging time for the region as it tackles growing refugee crises, diversifies away from oil dependence and attempts to build a better future for its young. Meanwhile, an embrace of digital technologies and reform are creating a unique opportunity for business, civil society and government to boost inclusive and sustainable development.

These and many other issues will be discussed at this year's World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa. You can join the conversation on Twitter at #MENA17 and Facebook at @WEFMENA, and read further insights and in-depth analysis in our series of articles below.