ETF

The European Training Foundation: Vocational education and training as a tool to address global challenges

20 June 2019
The European Training Foundation is back at the annual IIAS-Lien conference. This year’s theme is ‘Effective, Accountable and Inclusive Governance’ and the meeting is taking place at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. This major event is organised by the International Institute of…
Tunisia participates in EU Working Group on ships identification and tracking

Tunisia participates in EU Working Group on ships identification and tracking

20 June 2019
Tunisia having recently become a Contracting Government to the European Union Cooperative Data Centre (EU LRIT CDC), attended the Long-Range Identification and Tracking of ships (LRIT) Session of the 5th SafeSeaNet/LRIT Group Meeting, which was held at the European Maritime Safety Agency last month…
World Refugee Day

Joint Statement by the European Commission and the High Representative on the occasion of World Refugee Day, 20 June 2019

20 June 2019
“In 2018, 70.8 million people were forcibly displaced across the world, fleeing conflicts, human rights violations, persecution, natural disasters and the impacts of climate change - 29.4 million are refugees or asylum seekers. Today, we reaffirm our strong and long-standing commitment to protect…
First Union for the Mediterranean Regional Business Forum to promote the Trade Agenda and foster economic integration in the region

First Union for the Mediterranean Regional Business Forum to promote the Trade Agenda and foster economic integration in the region

20 June 2019
The Union for the Mediterranean Secretariat organized its first UfM Business Forum on 18 June 2019 in Cairo, Egypt. The event was fully dedicated to Trade and focused on two interrelated themes, namely Market Access and the e-Commerce. The Forum brought together 150 stakeholders and representatives…
Head of EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support meets Palestinian Prime Minister

Head of EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support meets Palestinian Prime Minister

20 June 2019
The Head of the European Union Co-ordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support (EUPOL COPPS), Mr. Kauko Aaltomaa  met H.E. DR. Mohammad Shtayyeh, Prime Minister of the Palestinian National Authority on 18 June in Ramallah. Mr. Aaltomaa outlined the fundamental role of the Mission and briefed…
Libya: five EU-funded projects launched in health sector

Libya: five EU-funded projects launched in health sector

20 June 2019
The European Union and the Libyan Ministry of Health officially launched five new EU-funded projects on 19 June to support the Libyan health sector. The projects cover a broad spectrum of priorities of the health system in Libya, with specific focus on primary health care services, blood…