Euromesco Policy Brief n°100 - Riding the Cyber Wave: How Feminist Activism Develops Strategies against Gender-Based Violence

Euromesco Policy Brief n°100 - Riding the Cyber Wave: How Feminist Activism Develops Strategies against Gender-Based Violence

21 November 2019
In the past decade, social media has become a vital mode of activism against gender-based violence around the world and particularly in the Mediterranean region with the revolutionary moments in 2011. Naturally, there has been a noticeable focus since then on the role of social media in bringing…
MEDREG informative leaflet: Empowering Mediterranean regulators for a common energy future

MEDREG informative leaflet: Empowering Mediterranean regulators for a common energy future

21 November 2019
This brochure provides an overview of MEDREG, its membership, governance, mission, areas of work, network and latest reports. It highlights the association’s recent achievements and tries to demonstrate MEDREG’s unique position to foster Euro-Mediterranean energy market integration.
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development President Chakrabarti to visit Egypt

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development President Chakrabarti to visit Egypt

21 November 2019
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) President Suma Chakrabarti will visit Egypt on Saturday 23 November for high-profile meetings and participation in the Investment for Africa forum in the country’s new administrative capital. Several project signings are planned during the…
EU-funded MENAWARA project launched to promote water re-use in agriculture in Mediterranean countries

EU-funded MENAWARA project launched to promote water re-use in agriculture in Mediterranean countries

21 November 2019
A press meeting was held on 18 November in the historical building of the University of Sassari in Italy to meet the local and national press and announce the official launch of EU-funded MENAWARA project, in the framework of ENI CBC MED programme. Project manager prof. Pier Paolo Roggero informed…
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The EU in Egypt announces winners of its 12th annual photography competition held under the theme of Egyptian Women Champions

21 November 2019
The European Union (EU) in Egypt announced the three winners of the 12th edition of its annual photography competition with the theme of "Egyptian Women Champions". 242 people from all over Egypt participated in the competition, submitting more than 591 photos. The theme of this year’s competition…
Young Mediterranean Voices Leadership Seminar kicked off

Young Mediterranean Voices Leadership Seminar kicked off

20 November 2019
The Young Mediterranean Voices (YMV) Leadership Seminar has kicked off in Malta with 22 emerging leaders from across the Mediterranean region. Over the course of the week, delegates will have the opportunity to meet global leaders, EU policy-makers, media drivers, and civil society leaders, from…
EU4YOUth Forum in Tunisia: EU to rally in favour of youth

EU4YOUth Forum in Tunisia: EU to rally in favour of youth

20 November 2019
The EU in Tunisia is organising the EU4YOUth Forum, “Going Further Together”, on 28 November at the “Cité de la Culture” in Tunis, Tunisia. Encounters and exchanges around the actions for youth are on the agenda of this special event: testimonials, debates, networking, shows and exhibitions to…
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Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the air strike that hit a factory in Tripoli, Libya

20 November 2019
The EU spokesperson issued yesterday the following statement: [on 18 November] An airstrike hit a biscuit factory in Tripoli's Wadi Rabea neighbourhood causing again civilian casualties. We extend our condolences to the families of the victims and wish a speedy recovery to those injured. The…
Universal Children's Day celebration

Statement by HR/VP Mogherini on the occasion of Universal Children's Day

19 November 2019
On the occasion of Universal Children's Day on 20 November, the European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy stated the following : "This year we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child - the most widely…
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies organised event to share views on the future of Euromed relations

The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies organised event to share views on the future of Euromed relations

19 November 2019
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies - EMNES, the Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association - EMEA, and the Centre for European Policy Studies CEPS, organised the lunch time meeting event "How important is the Southern neighborhood for the future of Europe?", which took place on 14…