Sujood Darabkeh’s, the 22-year-old winner of the EU-funded Creative Jordan Fashion Designer Competition “Khayt”.

Stitching Jordanian traditions into innovative design

28 August 2019
The EU-funded Creative Jordan Fashion Designer Competition (“Khayt”) was launched for the first time this year in Jordan, with the goal of advancing the fashion and design industry through creative and innovative partnerships between designers and fashion and textile manufacturers. The non-profit…
The “Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press” funded by the European Union

The EU and the Samir Kassir Foundation defend Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Press

03 May 2019
Since 2006, the “Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press”, funded by the European Union, rewards journalists from the Middle East and North Africa (the MENA Region) and the Gulf who, through their work, are devoting their lives to human rights and democracy despite the persecution and threats…
Omar Shanti, winner of the the EU-funded (MED)RESET Project’s “Young Writer Prize”

"An earnest gesture of appreciation and love from a Palestinian to the Maghreb”: A view on migration by ‘Young Writer Prize’ winner

11 April 2019
Omar Shanti is a Palestinian young man who studies Maghrebi literature and has won the EU-funded (MED)RESET Project’s “Young Writer Prize”.
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…

Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies – EMNES

Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies – EMNES

2015-2018 Budget: €2.5 million

The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies - EMNES is a network of partners and associate research institutions and think tanks working on the Mediterranean region. EMNES aims to provide a renewed vision for socio-economic…

Creative Mediterranean - Development of cluster in cultural and creative industries in the Southern Mediterranean

Creative Mediterranean - Development of cluster in cultural and creative industries in the Southern Mediterranean

2014-2019 Budget: €6.8 million

The EU-funded project, which also benefits from a financial contribution of the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation and which is implemented by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), aims at supporting selected cluster initiatives in cultural and creative…