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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…
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The Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators looks into ways to reduce network losses

12 September 2019
On 11 September 2019, the Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators (MEDREG) Consumer Working Group (CUS WG) met in Milan to discuss the ongoing drafting of the report on "Regulatory Practices on Handling Technical and Non-Technical Losses". The report will collect several case studies from…
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The von der Leyen Commission: for a Union that strives for more

11 September 2019
Yesterday, President-elect Ursula von der Leyen presented her team and the new structure of the next European Commission. The new College of Commissioners will have eight Vice-Presidents. Three Executive Vice-Presidents (Frans Timmermans, Netherlands; Margrethe Vestager, Denmark; Valdis…
The Union for the Mediterranean steps up its efforts to counter land degradation in the Mediterranean

The Union for the Mediterranean steps up its efforts to counter land degradation in the Mediterranean

10 September 2019
The Mediterranean region is characterized by an acute scarcity of land resources suitable for production, due to aridity, inherently poor soils in many areas, and poor land management. To tackle desertification, the 14th session of Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Convention to…
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EU-funded Clima-Med project in Morocco for a training on preparation of Sustainable Energy Access and Climate Action Plans

09 September 2019
EU-funded Clima-Med project was in Rabat for a two-day training on preparation of Sustainable Energy Access and Climate Action Plans (SEACAPs) , with representatives of national authorities and municipalities in Morocco. The workshops were organised in collaboration with Association Marocaine pour…
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2020 EU budget: Council supports continued focus on growth, innovation, security and migration

03 September 2019
The Council wants the EU's budget to continue to focus on strengthening the European economy and boosting its competitiveness. Other priorities include ensuring sufficient funding for migration and the protection of the EU's external borders, strengthening civil protection, tackling climate change…
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The EU delegation to Israel signs a 1.5 million euro program

03 September 2019
The EU delegation together with Israel Ministry of Environmental Protection signed a 1.5 million euro program implemented by Spain to improve sustainable waste management in Israel, public health and to preserve the environment. Read more Twitter
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Israel participates in a number of EU projects to protect the planet

02 September 2019
The European Union is taking the lead globally to protect the planet. The EU is committed to reduce carbon emissions by at least 40% by 2030 and move to a low carbon economy. Israeli local authorities participate in a number of EU projects which focus on sustainable energy policies and adopt more…
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Discover the "Did you know?" series created by the EU Delegation to Israel

26 August 2019
Discover the "Did you know?" series created by the EU Delegation to Israel about EU-funded or supported projects. Research and innovation, human rights, business development, trade and economy are a few of the covered topics, Read more Facebook Facebook Facebook Facebook Facebook Facebook