European Bank for Reconstruction and Development fosters small businesses in Tunisia

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development fosters small businesses in Tunisia

09 December 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is strengthening the competitiveness of small firms in Tunisia by increasing the availability of funds, with a €5 million loan to Compagnie Internationale de Leasing (CIL). These funds will help CIL finance small local businesses, a…

Technical assistance for the development of handicraft clusters in Tunisia

Clusters in the field of design crafts are invited to participate in the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Call for Expressions of Interest. The call is launched within the framework of the project "Strengthening the value chains of Handicrafts and Design in Tunisia",…
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Making migrant return and reintegration a success: International Organization for Migration launches global tool with EU support

09 December 2019
With support from the EU, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has launched the Return and Reintegration Platform, a global tool that aims at disseminating knowledge and good practices in the field of migrant return and reintegration. The platform is intended to share knowledge,…
Transition Report 2019-20 – Better Governance, better economies – Southern and eastern Mediterranean countries assessment

EBRD Transition Report 2019-20 – Better Governance, better economies – Southern and eastern Mediterranean countries assessment

05 December 2019
Good governance matters. It matters at the level of countries, subnational regions and firms. And it matters for people’s well-being. This year’s Transition Report documents trends in governance, showing that good governance is important for economic growth, quality of life and the natural…
Winners of 2019 Migration Media Award proclaimed in Malta

Winners of 2019 Migration Media Award proclaimed in Malta

05 December 2019
The third edition of the Migration Media Award rewarded 26 journalists from 12 countries for their constructive journalism, reflected through human interest and analytical stories, contributing to balance the narrative on migration, making it more evidence based, nuanced and less polarising. The…
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HR/VP Josep Borrell: A stronger European Union within a better, greener and safer world

02 December 2019
On 1 December, Josep Borrell assumed the post of EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission. " I am privileged and honoured to take up the role of the European Union’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and…

Apply now for the "Embracing Inclusion: Cross-Sectoral Transnational Conference" in the United Kingdom

The cross-sectoral transnational ‘Embracing Inclusion’ conference will gather and disseminate the realities, achievements and aspirations of national and international inclusion projects under the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps programmes. It will take place from 22-24 April 2020 in…

Apply now for the VALUE FAIR 2020 in Greece

In our societies, we are facing mistrust among citizens, resulting in discrimination and rejection of “the others”. This harms our living together. VALUE FAIR 2020 aims to support actors of youth field in sharing, understanding and exploring values through Non-Formal Education (NFE). It focuses on…

European Solidarity Corps training course: TOSCA

The training activity aims to support and build up the capacities of organizations that actively participate in Volunteering Actions of the European Solidarity Corps, in order to ensure quality and impact in the respective projects. It will take place from 24-28 February 2020 in Yspertal, Austria…