EU-OECD Programme on Promoting Investment in the Mediterranean: Investment climate in Algeria under debate

EU-OECD Programme on Promoting Investment in the Mediterranean: Investment climate in Algeria under debate

13 November 2019
In the framework of the regional EU-OECD Programme on Promoting Investment in the Mediterranean, a workshop on the theme “Investment climate in Algeria and investor-state dispute settlement” was held on 11-12 November in Algiers, Algeria. The workshop began with a roundtable on investment climate…
AFrica-Europe Alliance

Africa-Europe Alliance: two new financial guarantees under the EU External Investment Plan

12 November 2019
In the margins of the 2019 Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg, South Africa, the European Commission signed two guarantee agreements with two Member States' development finance institution: the Dutch 'Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden N.V' (FMO) and the Italian 'Cassa…
eu4jobs

Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

11 November 2019
Have you missed any opportunities this week? Click on the links below to find out the latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood: Tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the European Neighbourhood. Jobs opportunities, Trainings & Fellowships Finance and Contracts…
Idhna in Hebron Governorate, Palestine

With the support of the EU: Laying the cornerstone for the European-Palestinian Center for the E-Waste Treatment in Hebron Governorate

11 November 2019
In the presence of the Governor of Hebron, the President of the Environmental Quality Authority and representatives of the European Union and several ministries and local authorities, the cornerstone of the European-Palestinian Center for the E-Waste treatment was laid in the town of Idhna in…
Eu contributing to the PA payment of October salaries and pensions

Palestine: the EU contributes €16.5 million to the payment of October salaries and pensions

07 November 2019
The European Union has made a contribution of €16.5 million to the payment of October salaries and pensions of more than 40,000 Palestinian civil servants and pensioners in the West Bank. This contribution is funded by the European Union as part of its Direct Financial Support to the Palestinian…
Study in Europe Webinar Series Africa 2019: join the online info sessions to learn about study options in Europe

Study in Europe Webinar Series Africa 2019: join the online info sessions to learn about study options in Europe

07 November 2019
You’ve always dreamed about getting a university education in Europe – but there are just so many possibilities to choose from? And there are so many questions to ask…? Well, now it’s the time to get answers! Join the online Study in Europe Webinar Series, online info sessions on study options in…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development addressing youth unemployment in West Bank and Gaza

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development addressing youth unemployment in West Bank and Gaza

07 November 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and its co-investors the Palestine Investment Fund, Semilla de Olivo and FMO (the Netherlands Development Finance Company) are financing the first Palestinian employment-development impact bond to address high levels of youth unemployment…
Emerging Valley 2019: EU-funded FEMISE workshop to shed light on empowering women and youth change makers in the Mediterranean and Africa

Emerging Valley 2019: EU-funded FEMISE workshop to shed light on empowering women and youth change makers in the Mediterranean and Africa

07 November 2019
The latest edition of Emerging Valley, real gateway between African and European tech, is taking place on 3-5 December 2019 in Marseille and Aix-en-Provence, France. This international summit attracts investors, African start-ups and emerging digital ecosystems that want to increase their…
delegation of the EBSOMED project visiting the International Trade Centre

EU-funded EBSOMED : visit of a delegtion to Geneva to meet representatives from the International Trade Centre

06 November 2019
As part of the development of the business country desk (BCD), a delegation of the EBSOMED project visited the International Trade Centre (ITC-Euromed Trade and Investment Facilitation Mechanism) at Geneva to meet representatives from the market development division for a preliminary meeting on the…
Erasmus+ programme

Erasmus+: EU will invest over €3 billion in young Europeans and Africans to study or train abroad in 2020

05 November 2019
Today, the European Commission published its 2020 call for proposals for the Erasmus+ programme. 2020 is the last year of the current European Union programme for mobility and cooperation in education, training, youth and sport.  As in 2019, this year's call will offer additional opportunities to…