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COVID-19 : European Investment Bank commits to supporting Morocco

09 April 2020
The support to the private sector is at the centre of the European Investment Bank’s mobilisation in Morocco, notably through its credit lines with the Moroccan financial institutions for a total outstanding amount of €440 million. The EIB is ready to further reinforce its support and its…
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Libya: Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the hospital attack in Tripoli

09 April 2020
The shelling of medical facilities in Libya such as Tripoli’s Al Khadra General Hospital on Tuesday, causing injuries and damages to the functionality of this medical facility, including its maternity and intensive care units, is unacceptable and must stop. This attack is even more deplorable at a…
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Coronavirus: European Union launches “Team Europe” package to support partner countries with more than €20 billion

09 April 2020
Yesterday, the European Union launched its “Team Europe” package to support partner countries in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic and its consequences. The objective of the “Team Europe” approach is to combine resources from the EU, its Member States, and financial institutions, in…
Coronavirus: EU global response to fight the pandemic

Coronavirus: EU global response to fight the pandemic

08 April 2020
On Wednesday 8 April, the European Commission and the High Representative set out plans for a robust and targeted EU response to support partner countries' efforts in tackling the coronavirus pandemic. The EU's collective action will focus on addressing the immediate health crisis and resulting…
Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange to organise information webinars on opportunities it offers

Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange to organise information webinars on opportunities offered

08 April 2020
Information webinars are organised to present the opportunities Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange project offers. Webinars provide information on how to engage and benefit as a young individual, educator, youth organisation or Higher Education institution. The upcoming webinars are scheduled as follows…
UfM Member States to step up cooperation on research and innovation in the context of the COVID-19

UfM Member States to step up cooperation on research and innovation in the context of the COVID-19

08 April 2020
Conscious of the pressure that COVID-19 puts on health systems, the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) is exploring ways to speed and scale–up actions in the field of research and innovation. This was the objective of the virtual meeting of the UfM Regional Platform on Research and Innovation, held…
Libya : EU Ambassador joins call to unite against COVID-19 pandemic

Libya : EU Ambassador joins call to unite against COVID-19 pandemic

07 April 2020
A thousand leading figures from across Libya have signed the Call for unity launched on 24 March to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Signed by some of Libya’s leading doctors, health professionals, mayors of towns and cities, parliamentarians and other political and media figures, the Call urges the…
World Health Day: FEMISE initiative to face COVID-19 in the Mediterranean

World Health Day: FEMISE initiative to face COVID-19 in the Mediterranean

07 April 2020
«The coronavirus crisis threatens our health and, as a result, it also hurts our societies and our economies. But it offers us an opportunity to rethink our priorities and systems, to make them sustainable, inclusive, in line with the SDGs» underlines Constantin Tsakas, General Secretary of FEMISE…

#WorldHealthDay #HealthFirst #InTheirEyes #EU4YOUth

07 April 2020
They are online influencers and content creators. They are talented but most of all, they are committed. On World Health Day and while the world is going through an unprecedented health crisis, they have a message for you: #HealthFirst
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Message of the Head of the EU Delegation Alan Bugeja to the people of Libya one year on from the offensive on Tripoli

06 April 2020
Dear friends and partners, Today marks the first anniversary of the launch of the LNA [Libyan National Army] offensive on Tripoli. This happened at a time when we were looking forward to the UNSMIL [United Nations Support Mission in Libya] facilitated National Conference which we all hoped would…