World Water Day: FEMISE and partners take stock of the situation in the Mediterranean

World Water Day: FEMISE and partners take stock of the situation in the Mediterranean

22 March 2019
World Water Day is celebrated on March 22nd and this year its theme is “Leave no one behind”. The event is an opportunity for FEMISE and its partners to take stock of the situation in the Mediterranean, where the water problem has become a crucial issue. “The Mediterranean represents only 7% of…
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The EU Delegation to Palestine launches its theater tour activities to celebrate the World Water Day

22 March 2019
Today the EU Delegation to Palestine launched its theater tour activities to celebrate the world water day at AL-Haja Nabeha Al-Masre school in Tubas. Almost 360 student joined and attended the educational play that highlights the concept of water conservation. They played some educational and…
EU Palestine

Local EU statement on the arrests and violence used by Hamas security forces against protesters in Gaza

22 March 2019
The EU Missions in Jerusalem and Ramallah are very concerned about the arrests and violence used by Hamas security forces against protesters, including journalists, staff from the Independent Commission of Human Rights and human rights defenders, in Gaza over the past days. In line with Council…
EU Israel

The EU Delegation to Israel to promote Holocaust research

22 March 2019
The EU Delegation to Israel hosted a meeting in Yad Vashem to present the EHRI EU-funded project "European Holocaust Research Infrastructure" in which Yad Vashem is a central leading partner. The event was held jointly with Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center, in Jerusalem and is…
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Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU to commemorate the World Water Day

22 March 2019
On World Water Day, we remember how much access to sufficient, safe, drinkable, physically accessible and affordable water is precondition for a decent life. The fundamental human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation apply to every human being and are fully recognised and backed by the EU…

IEMed Youth Forum 2019

21 March 2019
Opinion poll 2018 - Factsheet Palestine ENG

Opinion Poll 2018 - Palestine (factsheet)

21 March 2019
Two-thirds of Palestinians say they have good relations with EU, poll finds Seven out of ten Palestinians feel their country has good relations with the European Union, and 63% say EU support contributes a lot to the development in the country. Sixty-six per cent of Palestinians are aware that the…
Opinion poll 2018 - Factsheet Israel ENG

Opinion Poll 2018 - Israel (factsheet)

21 March 2019
Israelis share values with the EU, but divided on relations, poll finds Most Israelis feel that the EU and Israel share sufficient common values to cooperate, but they are divided about whether their country actually has good relations with the EU, according to the latest annual opinion poll in…
Factsheet regional overview

Opinion Poll 2018 – regional overview (factsheet)

21 March 2019
Polls highlight positive views of EU partnership across southern Mediterranean Most people in the EU’s southern Mediterranean partners feel the European Union has a very or fairly positive relation with their country and they believe EU financial support to be effective. These are just some of the…
EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2018

EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2019: call for papers launched

21 March 2019
The EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2019 “Civil Society and Social Movements in the Euro-Mediterranean Region” will be held on 18-19 June in Barcelona. The event is organised by EuroMeSCo network and the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed). This year’s edition will explore the social…