Rehabilitation of Awlad Mohamed canal project in Fayoum (Egypt)

Egypt: How the European Union support has helped raise public awareness ending a decades-long crisis in Fayoum

11 December 2019
The rehabilitation of Awlad Mohamed canal project in Fayoum (Egypt) is part of a large programme, the Joint Rural Development Programme (EU-JRDP), funded by the European Union under the European Neighbourhood Program for Agriculture and Rural Development (ENPARD) for a grant of € 21.9 million. EU-…
A 5 million euros EU-funded programme implemented by UNICRI to fight the rise of violent extremism in the Maghreb and Sahel region

No one is left behind in the fight of the EU against violent extremism

18 September 2019
31st January 2019, at the European parliament in Brussels, several officials, experts, researchers and journalists concerned with finding solutions to the rise of violent extremism in the Maghreb and Sahel region gathered to share insights on a 5 million euros EU-funded programme implemented by…
Frontex - Joint Operation Themis 2018

EU4BorderSecurity 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…

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,…

SwitchMed visual

SwitchMed II

2019-2022 Budget: €16.4 million ( EU Investment: €15 million )

SwitchMed II aims at achieving productive, circular and sustainable economies by changing the way goods and services are produced and consumed. In order to achieve this, the programme will provide tools and services directly to the…

The European Union and the World Food Programme (WFP)

A biscuit-flavored school

17 May 2019
Since the partnership agreement was signed in July 2014 between the European Union and the World Food Programme (WFP) to implement the project ‘Enhancing Access of Children to Education and Fighting Child Labour’, a number of the most vulnerable governorates in Egypt have received 60 million euros…
eTwinning Plus

eTwinning Plus

2014-2020

eTwinning Plus extends the eTwinning programme for schools to certain countries of the eastern and southern neighbourhood (

THE NEXT SOCIETY Innovators Academy - Milan

THE NEXT SOCIETY

2017-2020 Budget: €7.8 million

THE NEXT SOCIETY is an open community of change makers engaged in innovation and economic development. It aims at reinforcing innovation ecosystems and fostering value creation as well as pushing forward concrete…

Social entrepreneurship

MedUP! Promoting social entrepreneurship in the Mediterranean region

2018-2022 Budget: €5.46 million

The project has the objective to increase economic inclusiveness and employment in targeted countries by: (i) promoting country and cross-country policy and…