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Entrepreneurs in the MENA region: EU-funded THE NEXT SOCIETY launches its 3rd call for applications

18 September 2019
EU-funded THE NEXT SOCIETY is calling entrepreneurs and innovators in Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, and Tunisia to join the 3rd promotion of the Start-up Booster Track. Talented entrepreneurs and innovative businesses will be selected to benefit from the programme services to…
Algerian journalists visit European institutions

Algerian journalists visit European institutions

18 September 2019
In the framework of its efforts aiming at offering opportunities to Algerian media to train and become familiar with European institutions, the Delegation of the European Union to Algeria has organised a study trip to Brussels for journalists of different media (press, radio, television, online).…
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Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the latest settlements’ announcements by the Israeli authorities

18 September 2019
The Israeli government approved a proposal on Sunday to establish a new settlement, Mevo’ot Yeriho, currently an outpost in the Jordan Valley. The European Union reiterates that all settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem, are illegal under international law. The…
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Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the first round of the presidential elections in Tunisia

18 September 2019
We have noted the official results of the first round of the presidential elections in Tunisia which took place in a peaceful and orderly way, despite the deadline imposed by the early elections. As a token of confidence between the EU and Tunisia and close cooperation in terms of good governance…
A 5 million euros EU-funded programme implemented by UNICRI to fight the rise of violent extremism in the Maghreb and Sahel region

No one is left behind in the fight of the EU against violent extremism

18 September 2019
31st January 2019, at the European parliament in Brussels, several officials, experts, researchers and journalists concerned with finding solutions to the rise of violent extremism in the Maghreb and Sahel region gathered to share insights on a 5 million euros EU-funded programme implemented by…
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Plastic Free Israel: EU Beach Cleanup

17 September 2019
According to studies, by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the sea. The EU has now banned selected single-use products made of plastic, most often found on European beaches, to in order to reduce marine plastic litter. Some of the things you can do: . Separate your plastic bottles into…
Watch EU-supported video reports from Tunisia

Watch EU-supported video reports from Tunisia

17 September 2019
Following the news from Tunisia? Get insider views with dozens of reports from the country produced by Tunisian media professionals with the support of EU-funded OPEN Media Hub. All stories are free for use with attribution. These reports are available here. The OPEN Media Hub project, funded…
EU Border and Coast Guard Agency holds risk analysis workshop in Algeria

EU Border and Coast Guard Agency holds risk analysis workshop in Algeria

17 September 2019
Last week, Frontex, the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, held the Joint Workshop on Risk Analysis and Cross-Border Crime in Algiers, Algeria, in cooperation with the African Union Mechanism for Police Cooperation (AFRIPOL). The event was held within the framework of the European…
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For a torture-free world: Council reinforces EU policy towards third countries on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment

17 September 2019
The Council adopted the following conclusions on the revised Guidelines on EU policy towards third countries on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment: "1. The Council welcomes the Guidelines on EU Policy Towards Third Countries on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or…