BlueMed Week

18 October 2018
Luca Jahier, President of EESC, and Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission

The European Economic and Social Committee calls for greater involvement of civil society in EU external action

18 October 2018
Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, attended the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) plenary session on 17 October 2018, engaging in a debate with members on the main external threats and challenges for the EU. President of the…
SAFEMED IV in Aqaba, Jordan

EU funded project SAFEMED IV meeting in Jordan

18 October 2018
On 10-11 October 2018, the Jordan Maritime Commission (JMC) hosted the 2nd Steering Committee of the EU funded project SAFEMED IV in Aqaba, Jordan. The meeting was attended by various participants from the project’s Beneficiary Countries, namely from Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Lebanon,…
Take part in ETF opinion poll and have your say on the future of work and skills!

Take part in ETF opinion poll and have your say on the future of work and skills!

17 October 2018
Can you picture your life in 20 years? Do you feel positive about it? Will your job still exist in 2040? The European Training Foundation wants to hear your ideas about the future of work and skills, with a focus on countries surrounding the EU. The opinion poll, which will close on 31 October,…
Working Paper on employment intensity and sectoral output growth

The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies publishes a new article about employment intensity and sectoral output growth

17 October 2018
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies – EMNES recently published the WP "Employment Intensity and Sectoral Output Growth: A Comparative Analysis for MENA Economies". The purpose of the article is to assess the relationship between employment intensity and sectoral output growth, in…
MEDSTAT IV project

EU Publication of comparative gender indicators for the ENP-S countries

16 October 2018
The working group for gender statistics established under the MEDSTAT IV project met in Paris on October 9-10, 2018. Among the discussions, the members of the working group reviewed a publication of comparable gender-related indicators that will be disseminated very soon. The publication covers…
Women stereotypes and Mediterranean cities

The Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM) organises a photo exhibition: Women stereotypes and Mediterranean cities

16 October 2018
From October 22 to November 3, 2018, the Francesca Bonnemaison Library, in Barcelona (Spain) will host the Euro-Mediterranean Women’s Foundation (FFEM)´s photo exhibition "Women breaking barriers: Transforming Mediterranean cities". The exhibition’s opening ceremony will be held at the Library’s…