MEDREG 23th General Assembly

EU-supported Mediterranean Energy Regulators Association to launch first tailor-made activities to support Southern member regulators

29 May 2017
Mediterranean Energy Regulators gathered on 24 May in Athens for the EU-supported Mediterranean Energy Regulators’ Association’s (MEDREG) 23rd General Assembly. During the meeting, members debated the strategy and action plan for MEDREG in the medium term; discussed the development of tailored…
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Syria: EU extends sanctions against the regime by one year

29 May 2017
The European Union today extended its restrictive measures against the Syrian regime until 1 June 2018. This decision is in line with the EU strategy on Syria, which states that the EU will maintain its restrictive measures against the Syrian regime and its supporters as long as the repression of…
Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

29 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. Administratif Assistant, EUD to Algeria Closing date: 21 June 2017  …

MEDSTAT IV supports Southern Mediterranean countries apply 'Generic Statistical Business Process Model'

26 May 2017
At the request of the Southern Mediterranean partner countries, the EU-funded project MEDSTAT IV will organise a training course on Generic Statistical Business Process Model (GSBPM). The GSBPM describes and defines the set of business processes needed to produce official statistics. It provides a…
SouthMed WiA

For greater gender equality in the southern Mediterranean audiovisual sector: EU-funded SouthMed WiA project to launch two calls for proposals

26 May 2017
SouthMed WiA, an EU-funded project within the framework of the regional programme Med Film, will launch two calls for proposals to support 6 to 8 projects that aim at promoting gender equality in the audiovisual sector in seven Southern Mediterranean countries: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon,…
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FEMISE Third Internal Research Competition addresses role of EU in facilitating modernisation, transition and international openness of Mediterranean countries

26 May 2017
Affiliates to the Euro-Mediterranean Forum of Economic Institutes (FEMISE) on the EU-funded project “Support to economic research, studies and dialogue of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership” are invited to take part in FEMISE’s third internal competition 2017/18 on ‘The Role of the EU in…
SwitchMed Synergy Workshop Amman

Promoting green growth in Jordan: National stakeholders come together to exchange at SwitchMed workshop

26 May 2017
More than 100 Jordanian stakeholders gathered last month in Amman for the SwitchMed Synergy Workshop devoted to “Green entrepreneurs and grassroots ecological and social innovations: agents of change towards a green economy in Jordan”, organised jointly by Jordan’s Ministry of Environment and the…
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…
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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…