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Lebanon: An EU-funded initiative for women helped Liliane to achieve her dream

23 August 2019
Discover the story of Liliane from Beirut. She is an ambitious woman and mother; and as a way to achieve her dream, she participated in an EU-funded initiative for women. Watch her full story below. Read more Facebook Video
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The European Union granted 2.4 million euros to the an Israeli company

23 August 2019
Israel-based anti-bacterial fabric startup Sonovia was awarded a 2.4 million euros (approximately $2.66 million) grant from Horizon 2020, the European Union’s research and innovation program. Sonovia develops sonochemical coating for fabrics to make them anti-bacterial and odorless. Read more…
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Watch a European Training Foundation video on the Facebook Live series

23 August 2019
At ETF - European Training Foundation, Marcello Scalisi, Director of UNIMED - Mediterranean Universities Union, shared his thoughts on: How can students make the best choices for their future? Why is it so important to make education more international? How to adapt to the Future of Education?…
The Association of Mediterranean Meetings of Cinema and Human Rights (ARMCDH): The European Union is supporting this beneficial and necessary project in Morocco to foster a generation of youth who are aware of their rights and citizenship.

Learning about children’s rights through cinema: a European Union backed initiative in Morocco

23 August 2019
What do cinema and human rights have in common? Their universal nature, and that members of The Association of Mediterranean Meetings of Cinema and Human Rights (ARMCDH) are eager to merge these two topics in order to spark children’s curiosity. The European Union is supporting this beneficial and…
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Med Dialogue for Rights and Equality

2019-2022 Budget: €2.74 million

Med Dialogue for Rights and Equality is a 3-year EU-funded regional Programme focused on strengthening the overall capacities and accountability of civil society organisations and facilitating their involvement so as to boost their contribution to the political and institutional framework at the…

Egypt: challenges faced by transgender persons revealed in EU-funded OPEN Media Hub production

Egypt: challenges faced by transgender persons revealed in EU-funded OPEN Media Hub production

22 August 2019
Struggling with a society that does not accept them: watch the stories of two transgender persons from Egypt, revealed in this EU-funded OPEN Media Hub supported production. All stories are free for use with attribution. The OPEN Media Hub project, funded under the OPEN Neighbourhood Programme,…
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Declaration by the HR Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the European Union, on the occasion of the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence based on Religion or Belief

22 August 2019
On this first International Day commemorating the victims of acts of violence based on religion or belief, we pay tribute to all those around the world who lost their lives and suffered attacks because of their religion or belief. Persecution as a response to religious belief or affiliation, or…
Fifth European Migration Forum - Summary report

Fifth European Migration Forum - Summary report

21 August 2019
The fifth European Migration Forum took place on 3-4 April 2019. The main outcome from the Forum is a set of 10 recommendations from five different workshops, adopted by the participants. This is the first time the European Migration Forum has issued recommendations. These recommendations will be…