EMNES Policy Paper 009 – Legal migration pathways across the Mediterranean: achievements, obstacles and the way forward

EMNES Policy Paper 009 – Legal migration pathways across the Mediterranean: achievements, obstacles and the way forward

14 August 2019
This policy brief reviews the state of legal migration across the Mediterranean: it examines the existing migration links between the South Med countries and the EU, attempts to uncover the obstacles to legal migration and suggests ways to improve migration management. The authors argue that, if…
European Endowment for Democracy thematic report 2013-2019: Supporting media for democracy

European Endowment for Democracy thematic report 2013-2019: Supporting media for democracy

14 August 2019
The report presents EED’s work in the area of independent media, and reflects on lessons learned during six years of media and democracy support. Published to coincide with the ‘Global Conference for Media Freedom: London 2019’ organised by the UK and Canadian governments, this key report offers…
EMNES Policy Paper 008 – Global Value Chains in the euro-Mediterranean: Becoming the pillar for regional integration

EMNES Policy Paper 008 – Global Value Chains in the euro-Mediterranean: Becoming the pillar for regional integration

12 August 2019
The objective of this policy brief is to examine the status of global value chains (GVCs) on the two shores of the Mediterranean and provide some insights on how to enhance regional integration. We argue that GVCs will help firms improve their productivity, that SMEs will become more sustainable…
EMNES Policy Paper 007 – Unleashing trade potential in the South and East Mediterranean Countries : How do non-tariff measures matter?

EMNES Policy Paper 007 – Unleashing trade potential in the South and East Mediterranean Countries : How do non-tariff measures matter?

09 August 2019
The objective of this policy paper is twofold. First, it analyses how non-tariff measures (NTMs) became more protectionist than tariffs. Second, it provides some policy options to address NTMs in Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries (SEMCs) in order to unleash their trade potential. Recent…
EMNES Policy Paper 006 – Science, Technology and innovation as drivers for economic development in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean countries : What role for the EU?

EMNES Policy Paper 006 – Science, Technology and innovation as drivers for economic development in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean countries : What role for the EU?

09 August 2019
This paper provides a critical examination of the cooperation in the field of Science, Technology and Innovation between the European Union and the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries. It provides an overview of the main features of this cooperation and then focuses on two of the main…
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Preparatory Action Asset Recovery

2018-2020 Budget: €650000

This action is the continuation of the Preparatory Action to Support Arab Spring Countries to Implement Asset Recovery, which originally supported Egypt, Libya and Tunisia in furthering asset recovery cases resulting…

Frontex - Joint Operation Themis 2018

EU4Border Security project

2019-2021 Budget: €4 million

The action seeks to enhance border security in the Southern Neighbourhood (SN), by fostering bilateral and regional co-operation.

The Emergency Response Coordination Centre in Brussels

PPRD South III – Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-Made disasters in Middle East and North Africa Partnership Countries

2018-2020 Budget: €5 million

The project’s overall objective is to contribute to increasing resilience and reducing the social, economic and environmental costs of natural and man-made disasters in the ENP South region, based on the results of the PPRD South Program…

NATO

Building Integrity

2019-2023 Budget: €2 million

NATO's Building Integrity programme (and policy) aim at strengthening integrity, transparency and accountability and reducing the risk of corruption in the defence and related security sector. As stated in the BI Policy, endorsed by NATO…

Plastic pollution in Tunisia

WES - Water and Environment Support in the ENI Southern Neighbourhood region

2019-2023 Budget: €7.9 million

The project’s purpose is to contribute to increase the capacity of various stakeholders involved in pollution reduction and water management in order to support them in formulating and implementing the environmental and water policies.…