Election Observation Mission in Tunisia : EU signed administrative arrangement with Higher Independent Body for the Elections

Election Observation Mission in Tunisia : EU signed administrative arrangement with Higher Independent Body for the Elections

16 August 2019
In preparation for the EU Election Observation Mission for the presidential and parliamentary elections 2019, Nabil Baffoun, president of the Higher Independent Body for the Elections (ISIE) and Patrice Bergamini, EU Ambassador to Tunisia, signed an administrative arrangement yesterday. A team of…
EMNES Policy Paper 009 – Legal migration pathways across the Mediterranean: achievements, obstacles and the way forward

EMNES Policy Paper 009 – Legal migration pathways across the Mediterranean: achievements, obstacles and the way forward

14 August 2019
This policy brief reviews the state of legal migration across the Mediterranean: it examines the existing migration links between the South Med countries and the EU, attempts to uncover the obstacles to legal migration and suggests ways to improve migration management. The authors argue that, if…
European Endowment for Democracy thematic report 2013-2019: Supporting media for democracy

European Endowment for Democracy thematic report 2013-2019: Supporting media for democracy

14 August 2019
The report presents EED’s work in the area of independent media, and reflects on lessons learned during six years of media and democracy support. Published to coincide with the ‘Global Conference for Media Freedom: London 2019’ organised by the UK and Canadian governments, this key report offers…
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Read Migration Media Awardees’ story about Syrian refugees

14 August 2019
Read a story about Syrian refugees facing discrimination in Germany, written by the Migration Media 2018 Awardees Sally Hayden and Ziad Ghandour for The Irish Times. This article was supported by a grant from the Migration Media Award, funded by the EU.   Read more Facebook post Sally Hayden…
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Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

12 August 2019
Have you missed any opportunities this week? Click on the links below to find out the latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood: Tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the European Neighbourhood. Jobs opportunities, Trainings & Fellowships Interprete Translator -…
EU Ambassador to Jordan video: “I am particularly proud of the strong relationship we have built with Jordan”

EU Ambassador to Jordan video: “I am particularly proud of the strong relationships we have built with Jordan”

12 August 2019
Following the conclusion of his assignment, EU Ambassador to Jordan, Andrea Matteo Fontana, looks back on the fruitful, four-year partnership between the EU and the Kingdom, and shares what he will be missing most about Jordan.   Read more Video EU Delegation to Jordan – website and Facebook…
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Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the attack in Benghazi, Libya

12 August 2019
The European Union’s spokesperson published the following statement on 10 August: “Today’s attack in Benghazi, with two reported casualties among United Nations staff, is contemptible and a further worrying development in the Libyan crisis. Our thoughts are with our UN colleagues and with the…
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Libya : EU statement on the occasion of Eid Al Adha

09 August 2019
Alan Bugeja, Head of the European Union Delegation in Libya, has published today the following statement: On Sunday, the people of Libya celebrate the start of Eid al-Adha, a time of prayer, reflection, solidarity with the needy and reconciliation. I extend to them my sincerest wishes for a…
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day for the World’s Indigenous Peoples

09 August 2019
This year, as we mark the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, we also honour the International Year of Indigenous Languages by celebrating the contributions of indigenous peoples to the world’s linguistic diversity. Language is the most direct expression of culture and what gives…
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EU-funded summer camp for refugee children in Lebanon

09 August 2019
The Qudra summer camp for children in Majdel Anjar-Bekaa focused on expressing feelings and emotions by using different methods such as Drawing, music, sports and story-telling... The activities are financed by the EU-funded Madad Fund (in response to the Syrian crisis) and the Geman government…