Institutions and labour markets in the Southern Mediterranean countries: A survey of Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia

Institutions and labour markets in the Southern Mediterranean countries: A survey of Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia

23 October 2017
EMNES published a new study under the title “Institutions and labour markets in the Southern Mediterranean countries – A survey of Egypt, Jordan, Morocco & Tunisia”. The study provides a survey of the institutional environment in which labour markets in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia are…
Youth employment in the Mediterranean region: Is further regional integration the way forward for job creation?

Youth employment in the Mediterranean region: Is further regional integration the way forward for job creation?

18 October 2017
The employment and social impact of the global financial and sovereign European crises has been particularly severe in the Euro-Mediterranean region. Southern, Eastern and Northern Mediterranean countries have all been experiencing a prolonged employment crisis, whereas the improving employment…
Femise research paper: Do emigrants self-select along cultural traits? Evidence from the MENA countries

Femise research paper: Do emigrants self-select along cultural traits? Evidence from the MENA countries

09 October 2017
Migrants’ selection by cultural traits, beliefs and practices has been largely understudied in the existing literature. In an attempt to fill this gap, this paper investigates whether migration aspirations, concrete plans to emigrate, and preferred destination choices are influenced by cultural…
TAIEX and Twinning – Highlights 2016

TAIEX and Twinning – Highlights 2016

06 October 2017
There are many ways to promote democracy and stability, the rule of law and good governance, as well as economic development and prosperity in the Neighbourhood and Enlargement regions. Since the start of their operations, TAIEX and its longer–term sibling, Twinning, contributed to achieving these…
Empowering people and building peaceful societies – Cooperation between the EU and the UNDP in the Arab States region

Empowering people and building peaceful societies – Cooperation between the EU and the UNDP in the Arab States region

04 October 2017
“Empowering people and building peaceful societies” is the first major publication about the cooperation between the European Union and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Arab States region. It describes the context, goals and added value of the partnership, takes stock of how…
EU-Algeria cooperation report 2016

EU-Algeria cooperation report 2016

15 September 2017
The EU delegation to Algeria has published the 2016 edition of the EU and Algeria cooperation report. . The report, published in French, draws up a list of regional and bilateral programmes and projects, as well as twinning projects, funded by the EU in Algeria. These programmes and projects are…

Promotion of Moroccan Green Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

07 September 2017
The white paper is a photograph of the moment that proposes to highlight the strengths and weaknesses of the Moroccan green entrepreneurship ecosystem, in order to reveal the areas and axes where the needs for action are greatest. It summarises the opinions of some forty stakeholders interviewed…

Promotion of Green Entrepreneurship and Grassroots Ecological and Social Innovations in Lebanon

07 September 2017
Stakeholders in Lebanon call for increased awareness, business support services, networking opportunities and better access to affordable financing, amongst other actions, to support the country’s growing ecosystem of green entrepreneurs and individuals and community-based groups that are promoting…
Executive Summary of the Torino Process 2016-17 Tunisia report

Executive Summary of the Torino Process 2016-17 Tunisia report

04 September 2017
In the framework of flagship programme ‘The Torino Process’, the European Training Foundation (ETF) has published a series of country reports that present insights on the state-of-play of vocational education and training (VET) reforms in ETF partner countries, including Tunisia. What is the…
Executive Summary of the Torino Process 2016-17 Palestine report

Executive Summary of the Torino Process 2016-17 Palestine report

04 September 2017
In the framework of flagship programme ‘The Torino Process’, the European Training Foundation (ETF) has published a series of country reports that present insights on the state-of-play of vocational education and training (VET) reforms in ETF partner countries, including Palestine. What is the…