Launch of the new programme "Enhanced Support to Democratic Governance in Jordan"

Jordan: New programme to enhance support to Democratic Governance

24 May 2017
The EU Delegation in Jordan launched today the new programme "Enhanced Support to Democratic Governance in Jordan" with the objective of supporting Jordan's reform process towards consolidation of deep democracy and to promote inclusiveness of policy and decision making processes, focusing in…
MEDSTAT Training Team

MEDSTAT IV to provide training for trainer course on communication for statistics

24 May 2017
To assist the Southern Mediterranean countries in their relation with the media, the EU-funded project MEDSTAT IV is implementing a training course for trainers on communication for statistics. The course will be developed in two successive phases: a regional phase (September to December 2017)…
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Launch of Sustainable Energy Strategy of the Lebanese Armed Forces with the support of an EU project

24 May 2017
Lebanon’s Ministry of Defence and the Lebanese Armed Forces Command launched this week the study entitled “Sustainable Energy Strategy of the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)” in collaboration with the EU-funded UNDP CEDRO Project. The launch event was held under the patronage of Prime Minister Saad…
Libya Quartet

Mogherini: we expect all Libyan parties to engage in dialogue

24 May 2017
EU High Representative Federica Mogherini hosted yesterday in Brussels a meeting of the Libya Quartet – the EU, the African Union, the League of Arab States, and the United Nations - to assess developments in Libya since their last meeting in Cairo on 18 March and further coordinate their work to…
MedMedia meeting Beirut

MedMedia project holds meeting for broadcasters in Beirut on in-house training provision

23 May 2017
Representatives from nine public service broadcasters from the Southern Mediterranean met in Beirut on 12 and 13 May for the second phase of a peer-to-peer programme, supported by the EU-funded MedMedia project and organised in collaboration with the Permanent Conference of Mediterranean…
UfM Ministerial Conference on Sustainable Urban Development

Sustainable Urban Development in the Euro-Mediterranean region: UfM Ministers agree on a structured framework for enhanced regional cooperation

23 May 2017
Gathered yesterday in Cairo on the occasion of the 2nd Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial Conference on Sustainable Urban Development, the Ministers in charge of housing, municipal affairs and urban development from the 43 UfM Member States agreed on a UfM Urban Agenda to step-up…
Net-Med Youth Jordan

First Youth Coalition in Jordan launched in framework of EU project Net-Med Youth

23 May 2017
The EU-funded Net-Med Youth project supported the establishment of the first National Coalition of Youth Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in partnership with the Jordanian Hashemite Fund for Human Development (JOHUD) and Princess Basma Youth Resource Center. The Youth Coalition brings together…
14th European Conference of Electoral Management Bodies

Southern Mediterranean partners take part in European Conference of Electoral Management Bodies as part of EU project

23 May 2017
Within the framework of the EU-funded South Programme II, 11 experts from the Southern Mediterranean participated in the 14th European Conference of Electoral Management Bodies (EMBs), organised by the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe, in cooperation with the Central Election Commission…
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EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation visits Israel

23 May 2017
The EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, Carlos Moedas, met last week in Israel with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Minister of Economy and Industry Eli Cohen, to discuss Israel's successful participation in Horizon 2020, the EU’s research and innovation funding programme. The…
Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

22 May 2017
Tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the European Neighbourhood: Have you missed any opportunities this week? Click on the links below to find out the latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood. EIDHR Call for Proposals 2016/2017 - Jordan Closing date: June 28, 2017  …