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”.
Развитие европейской базирующейся на знаниях журналистики в отношении стран-соседей ЕС

Developing knowledge-based European journalism relating to Europe’s neighbours

2018-2019 Budget: €830000

The project strengthens knowledge-based journalism and the capacities of communication/media centres, freelancers, and multipliers, located…

European Endowment for Democracy

Support to the European Endowment for Democracy

2019-2023 Budget: €7 million

The action covers the operating costs of the European Endowment for Democracy (EED), a foundation whose main purpose is direct grant-making to organisations that work to promote democracy and human rights through specific flexible…

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…

OPEN Media Hub

OPEN Media Hub

2016-2019 Budget: €8 million

This project aims at creating a virtual media hub (www.openmediahub.com) spanning the two regions, in order to contribute to the development of independent media and to a more accurate presentation of EU policies. 

Support to the European Endowment for Democracy

2013-2015 Budget: €6 million

Supports journalists, bloggers, non-registered NGOs, trade unions, loosely organised or fledgling pro-democratic movements and political movements (including those in exile or from the diaspora), in particular when all of these actors operate in a very uncertain political context.

Regional Communication Programme

2011-2014 Budget: €14 million

The programme aims at boosting public awareness and understanding of the EU and its policies in the EU Neigbhourhood area. It seeks in particular to improve knowledge of the European Neighbourhood Policy and EU relations with partner countries and territories

Countries covered: Armenia,…

Regional Information & Communication Programme

2008-2011 Budget: €19 million

Aims at boosting public awareness and understanding of the EU and its relations in the ENPI area, through support to journalists and media outlets for material production, as well as training

Countries covered: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia,…