Euromesco Policy Brief 97 - Toward Understanding Violence and Revising Counter-Violence Policies in the Southern Mediterranean

Euromesco Policy Brief 97 - Toward Understanding Violence and Revising Counter-Violence Policies in the Southern Mediterranean

21 May 2019
Back in 2011, a wave of violence and radicalisation started in the Southern Mediterranean region, which was characterised by a variety of forms, such as unorganised brutality accompanying riots, insurgencies, violent attacks directed against particular targets, or random attacks regardless of the…
Emnes Working Paper 23: Innovative nascent and early stage entrepreneurship in the Southern Mediterranean – Evidence on Jordan and Morocco

EMNES Working Paper 23: Innovative nascent and early stage entrepreneurship in the Southern Mediterranean – Evidence on Jordan and Morocco

21 May 2019
Innovative entrepreneurship is typically classified as high growth entrepreneurship, as innovation is, in many cases, behind a venture’s success and represents the key to expansion and job creation. As such, it is considered to be an engine for economic growth and development. This study builds…
Viva Tech award

The EU behind the Viva Tech award for Zero plastic waste in the Mediterranean

21 May 2019
Innovative solutions were awarded by the jury of the "Zero plastic waste in the Mediterranean in 2030" challenge and honored by the South Region - Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur and EU-supported ANIMA Investment Network during the VivaTechnology 2019 exhibition in Paris. After a lively debate, the 10…
EU trains Palestinian Civil Police on operational planning

EU trains Palestinian Civil Police on operational planning

21 May 2019
The operational planning process was the theme of a recent five-day course organized by EUPOL COPPS, the European Union Co-ordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support, to assist the senior level of the Palestinian Civil Police in operationalizing their Strategic Plan and make it move forward…
Civil society and youth’s views for an inclusive and sustainable future in the Mediterranean

Civil society and youth’s views for an inclusive and sustainable future in the Mediterranean

21 May 2019
100 representatives of civil society, youth organisations and non-state actors from the Euro-Mediterranean will meet to discuss regional challenges during the UfM Regional Dialogue on “Shared views on key issues in the Mediterranean”, which will take place on 22-23 May 2019 in Barcelona, Spain.…
#EU4Israel #EuropeDay

Israel: EU Ambassador Emanuele Giaufret meets with students at the University of Haifa

21 May 2019
Continuing the Europe Day celebrations and activities, EU Ambassador Emanuele Giaufret met with students and spoke at the University of Haifa, which hosted a European market place and an international conference on the subject: "Migration in Europe: Past, Present, Future". Around 80 High School…
Youth: more than ever EU-Tunisia partnership priority

Youth: more than ever EU-Tunisia partnership priority

21 May 2019
The European Union and Tunisia have held in Brussels the fifteenth session of the Association Council, during which the different sectors of the privileged partnership have been under review. As Erasmus+ scholarships in favour of Tunisian students and researchers tripled in 2018, a funding of 60…
Med-TSO

The EU-supported Association of the Mediterranean Transmission System Operators (Med-TSO) involved in electrical power sector in Palestine

21 May 2019
The Secretary General of Med-TSO, Angelo Ferrante, met representatives of Palestinian Electricity Transmission Company (PETL) and of Palestinian Energy Natural Resources Authority (PENRA), at the end of his participation at Medreg’s training in Jerusalem. Among the topics discussed during the…
EU4Youth

EU Statement for Education, Youth, Culture and Sport on the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

20 May 2019
On the occasion of the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, we pay tribute to the essential role of cultural diversity in Europe and around the world for fostering dialogue, respect, and contributing to sustainable development and growth. Europe is a continent of cultural…
eu4jobs

Tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the Southern Neighbourhood

20 May 2019
Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood! Click on the links below to find out the latest tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the European Neighbourhood. Jobs opportunities, Trainings & Fellowships Call for Applications: Partnership for Knowledge Scholarships:…