ClimaSouth Policy Paper 4

ClimaSouth Policy Paper : Implementing Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) in the South Mediterranean region – Perspectives on climate action from eight countries

25 April 2018
The EU-funded project ClimaSouth has launched a policy paper that discusses NDC implementation in the South Mediterranean region. The paper presents the results of a comparative analysis of the NDC process among eight countries (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia)…
EU Neighbours South

EU launches agricultural programmes in Palestine

24 April 2018
The European Union and the Palestinian Authority (PA) launched today the Assistance to Agriculture Programmes in the West Bank and Gaza Strip in a ceremony organized in Bethlehem. The ceremony was attended by Palestinian Prime Minister, Rami Al Hamdallah, Deputy EU Representative, Tomas Niklasson,…
Open Media Hub

EU’s OPEN Media Hub Calls for Expression of Interest

24 April 2018
The Open Media Hub has launched a Call for Expression of Interest for Production Support, a scheme to enable TV and online video journalists in the European Neighbourhood to create content related to the European Union and their respective countries’ relations with the European Union. The scheme is…
EU Neighbours South

EU assists Palestinians in operational planning for prisons

20 April 2018
The European Union has funded the construction of two new correctional facilities in Palestine. However, before the new Correction and Rehabilitation Centres in Nablus and Jenin can be activated, they must each have an Operational Plan ensuring full operational compliance with internationally…
EU Neighbours South

EU’s MedStat IV conducts regional workshop on Maintenance Strategy

19 April 2018
In the ENP-S countries, statistical business registers constitute an important and very often unique basis for drawing economic survey samples. Information from the SBR that are mostly used in drawing samples for business surveys and stratification are the size (in terms of employment or of…
European Commission

EU supports ICRC in conflict areas

19 April 2018
From 18 April to 1 May 2018, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), supported by the European Commission's European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations in collaboration with the Belgian Red Cross, will broadcast a short film on the risks to health-care in cinemas across…

FEMISE research project : Complexification of production as a vector of economic transition and the role of short-term policies

16 April 2018
FEMISE work shows that the economic complexity of a country can be affected by the performance of its neighbours and then influenced by its own geographical position. However, this process may mask regional phenomena of divergence that must be related to the roles played by national and / or…
EU Neighbours South

SouthMed WiA to hold Workshop in Barcelona

16 April 2018
The project “SouthMed WiA – Towards Greater Gender Equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector” is organizing its fourth meeting in Barcelona. This event is an opportunity for peer learning and sharing of experiences between the beneficiaries of…
EU Neighbours South

EuroMeSCo to hold its Annual Conference in Morocco

16 April 2018
The EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2018 “Changing Euro-Mediterranean Lenses” will be held on 12-13 July in Rabat. The event will be co-organised by OCP Policy Center. In Euro-Mediterranean fora, the focus is most often on the state of the South and South East part of the Mediterranean and its impact…

Call for Expression of Interest: EU Service Providers List for Communication/Public Relations and Events Management

The Office of the European Union Representative (EUREP, Contracting Authority) aims to establish a list of service providers to be periodically invited to submit tenders related to communication/public relations, and events management ("CPRE") services ("the Service Provider List"). The services…