EU-funded seminar to focus on inland transport of dangerous goods

EU-funded seminar to focus on inland transport of dangerous goods

25 February 2020
The EU-funded EUMedRail project is organising a seminar on regulations and risk assessment of transport of dangerous goods on 2-3 March in Belgrade, Serbia. The main objective of the seminar is to raise awareness and facilitate the understanding of provisions of Directive 2008/68/EC on the inland…
EIB expected to increase Africa financing to €4 billion in 2020

EIB expected to increase Africa financing to €4 billion in 2020

25 February 2020
In 2019, the European Investment Bank (EIB) provided €3 billion of new financing that will support €10.7 billion of transformational investment across Africa. “Africa is a key priority for the European Union and the European Investment Bank. The European Investment Bank is committed to working…
EU-funded SAFEMED IV project provides training on new information system THETIS-Med

EU-funded SAFEMED IV project provides training on new information system THETIS-Med

18 February 2020
The training on THETIS-Med of the EU-funded SAFEMED IV project took place on 12-13 February 2020 at EMSA premises in Lisbon. Overall, 16 participants from Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia, and Turkey attended the course. The two-day training aimed at ensuring a smooth transition to…
SAFEMED IV newsletter – Issue 3 – February 2020

SAFEMED IV newsletter – Issue 3 – February 2020

13 February 2020
The latest issue of SAFEMED newsletter presents the EU-funded project’s regional activities and bilateral actions carried out from July to December 2019 as well as their achievements.
Startup Africa SUMMIT 2020: diaspora and start-ups shaping Africaa

Startup Africa SUMMIT 2020: diaspora and start-ups shaping Africa

12 February 2020
From 13 to 15 february 2020, entrepreneurs of DiafrikInvest and the THE NEXT SOCIETY will participate to the Startup AFRICA SUMMIT 2020 in Rabat, Morocco at the BNRM Bibliothèque Nationale and will benefit from meetings with great buyers and Investors meetings. StartUp AFRICA SUMMIT is a flagship…
THETIS-Med: EU contributes to developing new information system on Port State Control

THETIS-Med: EU contributes to developing new information system on Port State Control

05 February 2020
The new information system THETIS-Med went live this month in what is seen as a milestone in the EU’s efforts to foster regional cooperation among Mediterranean countries. It will support the members of the Mediterranean Memorandum of Understanding (Med MoU) on Port State Control (PSC). It marks…

Startup AFRICA SUMMIT

29 January 2020
MEDSt@rts, a new EU-funded cross-border project to facilitate access to finance for young entrepreneurs

MEDSt@rts, a new EU-funded cross-border project to facilitate access to finance for young entrepreneurs

29 January 2020
Promoting the access to credit for usually “non-bankable” subjects and to support the creation of new economic and professional opportunities able to contribute to the path of social inclusion and the fight against unemployment of economically fragile subjects (young and unemployed): this is the…