Opinion poll 2018 - Factsheet Morocco ENG

Opinion Poll 2018 - Morocco (factsheet)

21 March 2019
Moroccans lead the region in positive views about the EU, opinion poll finds More than half of all Moroccans have a positive image of the European Union – the highest proportion in any country of the southern Mediterranean region. Eight out of ten feel their country has good relations with the EU…
The Union for the Mediterranean Member States approve a region-wide water agenda to help secure access to safe drinking water for all

The Union for the Mediterranean Member States approve a region-wide water agenda to help secure access to safe drinking water for all

20 March 2019
The 43 UfM countries have recently endorsed a Water Agenda and a financial strategy to help improve the access to safe water in the Euro-Mediterranean region. Embodying the collective effort and benefit of regional cooperation, the UfM will organise a series of workshops across the region to…
EU Morocco

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and BMCE Bank of Africa support green energy investments in Morocco

18 March 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) provided a comprehensive financial package to BMCE Bank of Africa that will boost investments in the green economy in Morocco. The package will consist of a loan in two tranches for a total of up to €10 million. The loan comes under the…
The European Commission Sustainable Energy Week is back for its 14th edition

The European Commission Sustainable Energy Week is back for its 14th edition

12 March 2019
The EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) – the biggest event dedicated to renewables and efficient energy use in Europe – is back for its 14th edition. Organised by the European Commission, EUSEW 2019 will take place from 17 to 21 June 2019. For the biggest event dedicated to renewables and efficient…
European Parliament

EU external action: more funds for human rights, development and climate change for 2021-2027

08 March 2019
This week, the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs and Development committees adopted their joint position on the proposed Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument (NDICI). The new financial instrument would, once agreed by both Parliament and EU ministers, channel the…
Meryam El Ouafi, GEMS

Using nanotechnology in agriculture: A Moroccan woman is taking the gamble

08 March 2019
Using technological innovations in agriculture: Meryam El Ouafi, co-founder of the GEMS company, is taking the gamble Meryam is based in Agadir, in the Souss region. She is working on a new irrigation process that she wants to market firstly in Morocco and subsequently in sub-Saharan Africa. GEMS…
EU-funded SAFEMED trains Flag State inspectors of the Mediterranean region

EU-funded SAFEMED trains Flag State inspectors of the Mediterranean region

05 March 2019
In the framework of the EU financed SAFEMED IV project, the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) organised the second Training for Flag State inspectors on 18-22 February 2019 at EMSA’s premises in Lisbon. All participants engaged actively during the numerous case studies carried out during the…