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Lebanon: EU Ambassador Christina Lassen meets with Prime Minister Saad Hariri

14 June 2019
EU Ambassador Christina Lassen met today with Prime Minister Saad Hariri at his residence to discuss local and regional developments and EU-Lebanon relations. Ambassador Lassen welcomed the Government's recent agreement on the 2019 national budget but requested more information and dialogue on the…
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“The Lebanon Mountain Trail; the track through the mountains of Lebanon that helped me find my way”

14 June 2019
The life of Rita Becassini, aged 33, was transformed when she was asked to organise a day’s hiking in her home village of Tannourine, as part of the Lebanese Mountain Trail (LMT), the country’s greatest hiking route. This trail runs from the North to the South of Lebanon, passing through 76…
The Report

From Vision to Action: The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward

14 June 2019
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini has presented the third progress report on the implementation of the European Union Global Strategy, “The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward”, which will be discussed by the EU Foreign and Defence Ministers at the…
Euromesco Joint Policy Study 14 - Cooperation with Religious Institutions as a European Policy Tool

Euromesco Joint Policy Study 14 - Cooperation with Religious Institutions as a European Policy Tool

13 June 2019
In the European neighbourhood, major social and political phenomena have acquired an increasingly religious angle: radicalisation – in the words of Olivier Roy – is becoming Islamised, intra and interstate conflicts have a sectarian character, and governments either want to increase their control…
“MIgration EU eXpertise” (MIEUX) publishes 2018 Annual Report

“MIgration EU eXpertise” (MIEUX) publishes 2018 Annual Report

13 June 2019
One of ICMPD’s flagship programmes, MIEUX, publishes its Annual Report for the year 2018, describing its main achievements in 26 countries and the special events held to celebrate ten years delivering capacity building on migration. The MIgration EU eXpertise (MIEUX) Initiative is funded by the EU…
EU Lebanon Syria

EU-funded Qudra renovates the social development centre “Majdel Anjar” in Lebanon

13 June 2019
A big round of applause for the newly renovated social development centre “Majdel Anjar” in Bekaa! EU-funded Qudra rehabilitates social development centres (SDCs) in communities in Lebanon with a high percentage of Syrian refugees. Since not all Syrians and Lebanese live close to one of the…
MedFish4Ever

EU promotes sustainable fisheries in the Mediterranean at high-level conference on MedFish4Ever initiatives

13 June 2019
The countries surrounding the Mediterranean Sea met on 11 and 12 June, in Marrakech, Morocco, for the high-level conference of the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean on restoring healthy fisheries in this important sea basin. Adopted in 2017, the Declaration sets in motion a new…
EU Neighbours South - “EU engagement in the Southern Neighbourhood-Building bridges through culture”

EU Neighbours South - “EU engagement in the Southern Neighbourhood-Building bridges through culture”

12 June 2019
The EU Neighbours South team was present during the Cooperation Days organised by DEVCO on May 13. For this occasion, the team set up a stand to showcase both the EU Neighbours South and East projects. Different support materials were prepared and available for visitors: a flyer about EU Open…
 International Albinism Awareness Day

EU Statement on the occasion of the International Albinism Awareness Day, 13 June

12 June 2019
n the occasion of the International Albinism Awareness Day, we celebrate the courage and strength of persons with albinism, in countering the discrimination, stigmatisation and violence they face in many countries in the world. Misconceptions of albinism persist, putting both adults and children…
EU-funded Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies to co-organize HOMERe Annual Conference on Employment and Employability

EU-funded Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies to co-organize HOMERe Annual Conference on Employment and Employability

12 June 2019
The Annual Conference of the project HOMERe for 2019 will take place in Marseille, France on 21 June 2019 under the theme “Employment and Employability – Adequacy to the Mediterranean labor market”. The Conference is co-organized by the Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies (EMNES), in…