Youth Employment in the Mediterranean

Youth Employment in the Mediterranean

2018-2020 Budget: €2.1 million ( EU Investment: €2 million )

The Youth Employment in the Mediterranean (YEM) project is a three-year regional initiative implemented by UNESCO, which aims at improving skills anticipation systems and promoting technical and vocational education and training (TVET).…

European Drug Report 2019

EU4Monitoring Drugs (EU4MD)

2019-2021 Budget: €3 million

The programme will support national and regional readiness to identify and respond to drug-related security and health threats.

Countries covered: Algeria, Armenia,…

SwitchMed visual

SwitchMed II

2019-2022 Budget: €16.4 million ( EU Investment: €15 million )

SwitchMed II aims at achieving productive, circular and sustainable economies by changing the way goods and services are produced and consumed. In order to achieve this, the programme will provide tools and services directly to the…

THE NEXT SOCIETY Innovators Academy - Milan

THE NEXT SOCIETY

2017-2020 Budget: €7.8 million

THE NEXT SOCIETY is an open community of change makers engaged in innovation and economic development. It aims at reinforcing innovation ecosystems and fostering value creation as well as pushing forward concrete…

CSO Wins

CSO WINS – Capacity-building in the Southern Mediterranean to Open Policy Dialogue and Monitoring for Women in Society

2015-2018 Budget: €650000

The CSO WINS project targets local associations in order to: - Strengthen their ability to mobilise public opinion with the aim of asserting women’s rights. - Encourage them to monitor women-related policies in the political,…

CFI

D-Jil

2018-2022 Budget: €2.5 million

D-Jil aims to support young citizens in the Arab world through the media. It will run over four years and mentor 20 initiatives from the covered countries.

Countries…

EBSOMED project

EBSOMED - Enhancing Business Support Organizations and Business Networks in the Southern Neighbourhood

2018-2022 Budget: €6.25 million

EBSO Med is a 4-year project, co-financed by the European Commission that aims at boosting the Mediterranean business ecosystem promoting inclusive economic growth and job creation, by enhancing the private sector environment and namely…

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-…

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…

Sanad Fincluders Startup Challenge Amman 2017

SANAD – the MENA Fund for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

2011-2026 Budget: €30 million

SANAD aims to offer market based financial instruments in particular to micro-finance institutions in the MENA region encouraging them to improve access to finance to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in order to support growth…