Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange Online Masterclass: how can youth organisations integrate virtual exchange?

Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange Online Masterclass: how can youth organisations integrate virtual exchange?

02 April 2020
Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange is organising an online masterclass on 7 April to explore how youth organisations can integrate virtual exchange in their programmes to offer young people a meaningful, safe and rewarding online experience. Virtual Exchange is a groundbreaking digital tool enabling deep,…
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Survey open until 7 May to assess MSME’s digitalization in North and South Mediterranean

02 April 2020
A survey conducted under the research agenda of the Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies has been launched to seek to establish the level of digital engagement of MSMEs in the North and South Mediterranean, as well as their digital capability, the barriers they may face, their digital…
Womenpreneur Tour documentary : EU-funded SANAD promotes female entrepreneurship in MENA region

Womenpreneur Tour documentary : EU-funded SANAD promotes female entrepreneurship in MENA region

02 April 2020
Womenpreneur-Initiative and SANAD entrepreneurship Academy have produced a documentary that gathers some of the greatest minds of women entrepreneurs in Morocco, Tunisia and Jordan. The two organisations travelled across these countries in November and December 2019 to meet, interview and map…
Tunisia: EU-funded project works on sensitizing younger generations on climate change effects

Tunisia: EU-funded project works on sensitizing younger generations on climate change effects

02 April 2020
As part of World Water Day, the FASTER team organized an info day for pupils and young generation of the primary school of Chaker Neighborhood at Borj Touil region (Tunisia) at the beginning of March to raise awareness on the importance of water and its role to play in the climate change adaptation…
Libya: High Representative Josep Borrell spoke with Foreign Minister Taha Sialla

Libya: High Representative Josep Borrell spoke with Foreign Minister Taha Sialla

02 April 2020
High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell held a phone conversation with the Libyan Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed Taha Sialla on Wednesday, to discuss the latest developments in Libya. He conveyed the message of EU’s support and readiness to intervene with humanitarian assistance in…
EU approves close to €240 million to strengthen resilience in neighbouring countries hosting Syrian refugees in light of the coronavirus pandemic

EU approves close to €240 million to strengthen resilience in neighbouring countries hosting Syrian refugees in light of the coronavirus pandemic

01 April 2020
The European Union is strengthening its support for refugees from Syria and vulnerable persons in Iraq, Jordan, and Lebanon through a new package of almost €240 million, raising the total assistance via the EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis to more than €2 billion. The new…
Libya: Ensuring access to clean water to promote health for communities in Sabha

Libya: Ensuring access to clean water to promote health for communities in Sabha

01 April 2020
To overcome the burdens on community members, to mitigate the adverse health and environmental impacts and to contribute to the improved quality of life, the EU together with its partner IOM has supplied the General Water and Waste Water Company (GWWC) in Sabha with waste water pumps for the main…
Tunisia : EU-funded project launches call for contributions to #Tfanen_Fiddar initiative

Tunisia : EU-funded project launches call for contributions to #Tfanen_Fiddar initiative

01 April 2020
The EU-funded project «Tfanen – Tunisie Créative» has launched on its Facebook page a call for contributions to the initiative #Tfanen_Fiddar. The idea is to encourage its followers (professional and amateur artists as well as arts lovers) to share with Tfanen their artistic productions during…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development boosts olive oil sector in Morocco

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development boosts olive oil sector in Morocco

01 April 2020
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is helping to develop the olive oil sector in Morocco with a loan of up to MAD 55 million (€5 million equivalent) to Al Dahra Holding subsidiaries in Morocco, Al Dahra Morocco Factories (ADFAC) and Al Dahra Morocco (ADMO). The EBRD funds…
Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange upcoming online course explores youth, peace and security

Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange upcoming online course explores youth, peace and security

31 March 2020
Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange is organising an Interactive Open Online Course on “Youth, Peace and Security” from 13 April to 7 May 2020. The deadline to send application is 5 April. This 4-week course introduces participants to core concepts of violence, conflict and peace and provides a space to…