EASA

EuroMed Transport Aviation Safety Project (EASP)

2015-2017 Budget: €2 million

The project promotes the harmonisation of safety standards between the EU and Mediterranean partner states.

Countries covered: Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Libya…

EuroMed Transport Maritime Project (SAFEMED IV)

EuroMed Transport Maritime Project (SAFEMED IV)

2017-2021 Budget: €4 million

As maritime safety, maritime security and protection of the marine environment are common concerns of the EU MS and Non-EU countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea, EMSA is implementing a project for technical assistance bringing…

EuroMed Transport Rail Project (EUMedRail)

EuroMed Transport Rail Project (EUMedRail)

2017-2020

The purpose of this project is to improve the operations and the efficiency of the Mediterranean transport system by concentrating its efforts on regulatory reforms, training, and dialogue with the decision makers.

UNICRI

Pilot Project on Countering Radicalization and Violent Extremism in the Sahel-Maghreb region

2015-2019 Budget: €5 million

The project runs for four years and promotes inclusive and credible deradicalization activities in the Sahel-Maghreb region through the development of more responsive and…

Preparatory Action for Supporting Arab Spring countries to implement asset recovery

Preparatory Action for Supporting Arab Spring countries to implement asset recovery

2015-2018 Budget: €2.7 million

The EU funded Preparatory Action to Support Arab Spring Countries to Implement Asset Recovery (hereafter the ‘PA’) is to support Egypt, Libya and Tunisia in furthering asset recovery cases resulting from the 2011 revolutions that toppled…

Interpol

Interpol South

2017-2020 Budget: €3 million

Interpol, through its EU Member States, is the largest data provider of EU Law Enforcement Agencies (Europol, Eurojust and Frontex). The objective of this programme is to intensify and accelerate exchange of operational information in…

Egypt

The MENA Guarantee Facility

2017-2027 Budget: €24 million

The purpose of the project is to encourage a select number of financial institutions to increase their lending activity to SMEs by reducing their exposure to risk. It therefore consists in the setup of a pool of instruments composed of Risk-…

EBRD

Southern and Eastern Mediterranean (SEMED) Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) Financial Inclusion Programme

2016-2026 Budget: €27 million

The aim of the program is to improve financial inclusion for MSMEs in SEMED region in a sustainable manner through indirect financing (loans and equity investment facilities), transfer of market know how (capacity building to local PFIs…

EBRD

Small Business Support Activities in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries (Phase II)

2016-2018 Budget: €20 million

The project is designed to support SME activity in the countries of Southern and Eastern Mediterranean (SEMED) and is built on the notion that smaller businesses need know-how and finance to develop and grow. SMEs will be connected to…

EIB

Risk Capital Facility for the Southern Neighbourhood

2015-2025 Budget: €50 million

The aim of this facility is to provide access to equity and debt finance to SMEs in the region in order to support private sector development, inclusive growth and private sector job creation. The Facility will make investments aiming to…