EU4PSL workshop in Tunisia

Libya : EU4PSL workshop to conduct a capacity assessment and develop a capacity building plan for the Ministry of Economy’s private sector department

15 November 2019
A workshop was organised in Tunisia with the Private Sector and Investment Department Staff, on 14 and 15 November in the framerwork of EU4PSL, an EU co-funded project on the development of the private sector in Libya, implemented by Expertise France. The main objectives of the workshop were to…
“Guiding Principles for Shelters Working with Victims of Human Trafficking” presentation

Jordan : EU-funded MIEUX Initiative presents Standard Operating Procedures to protect victims of trafficking

15 November 2019
On 10-11 November 2019, the Migration EU eXpertise Initiative, funded by the European Union and implemented by the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD), presented the “Guiding Principles for Shelters Working with Victims of Human Trafficking”. They are a result from its…
GREENinMED Malaga, Spain

Series of EU-funded cross-border cooperation projects kick off

15 November 2019
GREENinMED is to be launched on 27 November in Malaga, Spain. The project, which will be implemented in Spain, France and Israel, proposes an integrated approach for the development of new products and services addressed to the efficient use of water and energy and reduction in consumption by 10%…
Union for the Mediterranean Women Business Forum

Union for the Mediterranean Women Business Forum: a unique opportunity for women to grow their leadership skills

15 November 2019
The 2019 edition of the Women Business Forum will be celebrated on 19-21 November 2019 in Barcelona, Spain in conjunction with the Smart City Expo World Congress Barcelona that is expected to gather over 1.000 start-ups and world’s leading companies and more than 25.000 visitors ranging from…
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development backs Egypt’s New Urban Communities Authority

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development backs Egypt’s New Urban Communities Authority

14 November 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting the development of modern urban infrastructure in Egypt through its participation in a local currency bond issue that will free up funds for investment by a municipal authority that aims to create sustainable cities where…
Palestinian delegation paid EU-funded visit to Spain to learn more about advanced border security methods

Palestinian delegation paid EU-funded visit to Spain to learn more about advanced border security methods

14 November 2019
On 5-7 November, eight representatives from the Palestinian General Administration for Borders and Crossings (GABC) visited the National Centre for coordination of Border Crossing Points (CEFRONT) and the Command and Control Centre in Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport in Spain. This visit came…
EU Heads of Cooperation visit the Jordan Valley

Palestine: European Union Heads of Cooperation visit the Jordan Valley

14 November 2019
European Union Heads of Cooperation in Jerusalem and Ramallah visited, on Wednesday 13 November, Kardala and Ein El Beida villages located in Area C in the Jordan Valley. The group was briefed on projects funded by the EU and its Member States supporting the Palestinian communities in the area.…
EU and Algeria hand in hand to promote blue economy and sustainable fishing

EU and Algeria hand in hand to promote blue economy and sustainable fishing

14 November 2019
The Delegation of the European Union in Algeria took part in the 8th International Fisheries and Aquaculture Fair that was held this year under the theme “Fishing and aquaculture, drivers for the sustainable development of blue economy in Algeria”. The Directorate-General of Fisheries and…
Euromed Report 2019 on repatriation of refugees from Arab conflicts to be presented in Cairo

Euromed Report 2019 on repatriation of refugees from Arab conflicts to be presented in Cairo

14 November 2019
The latest FEMISE-ERF (Economic Research Forum) EuroMed report on “Repatriation of refugees from Arab conflicts: Conditions, Costs and Scenarios for Reconstruction” will be presented in a special session that will be organised by ERF during its workshop on 20-21 November in Cairo, Egypt. The…
Head of EU Police and Rule of Law Mission first meeting with the newly appointed Director of the Palestinian Judicial Institute

Head of EU Police and Rule of Law Mission first meeting with the newly appointed Director of the Palestinian Judicial Institute

13 November 2019
On 06 November 2019, the Head of EU Police and Rule of Law Mission (EUPOL COPPS), Kauko Aaltomaa, paid his first visit to the new Director of the Palestinian Judicial Institute (PJI). Judge Kifah Alshouli was appointed on 08 October 2019. He draws on 20-year-long experience in the judicial career…