The Association of Mediterranean Meetings of Cinema and Human Rights (ARMCDH): The European Union is supporting this beneficial and necessary project in Morocco to foster a generation of youth who are aware of their rights and citizenship.

Learning about children’s rights through cinema: a European Union backed initiative in Morocco

23 August 2019
What do cinema and human rights have in common? Their universal nature, and that members of The Association of Mediterranean Meetings of Cinema and Human Rights (ARMCDH) are eager to merge these two topics in order to spark children’s curiosity. The European Union is supporting this beneficial and…
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Preparatory Action Asset Recovery

2018-2020 Budget: €650000

This action is the continuation of the Preparatory Action to Support Arab Spring Countries to Implement Asset Recovery, which originally supported Egypt, Libya and Tunisia in furthering asset recovery cases resulting…

Frontex - Joint Operation Themis 2018

EU4Border Security project

2019-2021 Budget: €4 million

The action seeks to enhance border security in the Southern Neighbourhood (SN), by fostering bilateral and regional co-operation.

The Emergency Response Coordination Centre in Brussels

PPRD South III – Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-Made disasters in Middle East and North Africa Partnership Countries

2018-2020 Budget: €5 million

The project’s overall objective is to contribute to increasing resilience and reducing the social, economic and environmental costs of natural and man-made disasters in the ENP South region, based on the results of the PPRD South Program…

NATO

Building Integrity

2019-2023 Budget: €2 million

NATO's Building Integrity programme (and policy) aim at strengthening integrity, transparency and accountability and reducing the risk of corruption in the defence and related security sector. As stated in the BI Policy, endorsed by NATO…

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,…

Suzanne Jabbour, founder of Restart, an NGO fighting for the prevention of torture, many of whose projects are funded by the European Union

Suzanne Jabbour’s fight against Torture: “My battle horse is humanity”

31 May 2019
Suzanne Jabbour, 58, is behind numerous projects aimed at protecting Human Rights. The most recent is a small revolution in the region: setting up a joint medical-legal centre at the Courthouse in Tripoli. The project is funded by the European Union’s “Joint Action for an Effective Prosecution of…
The “Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press” funded by the European Union

The EU and the Samir Kassir Foundation defend Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Press

03 May 2019
Since 2006, the “Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press”, funded by the European Union, rewards journalists from the Middle East and North Africa (the MENA Region) and the Gulf who, through their work, are devoting their lives to human rights and democracy despite the persecution and threats…
Omar Shanti, winner of the the EU-funded (MED)RESET Project’s “Young Writer Prize”

"An earnest gesture of appreciation and love from a Palestinian to the Maghreb”: A view on migration by ‘Young Writer Prize’ winner

11 April 2019
Omar Shanti is a Palestinian young man who studies Maghrebi literature and has won the EU-funded (MED)RESET Project’s “Young Writer Prize”.
Professional integration of people with disabilities

Institutional twinning between France and Algeria to promote the professional integration of people with disabilities

25 January 2019
Fostering a paradigm shift towards equal access to the world of work Launched in January 2017, the France-Algeria institutional twinning programme “Support for strengthening the Capacities of the MSNFCF (Ministry for National Solidarity, Family and Women) in their comprehensive strategy for…