FEMISE MED BRIEF 25: Financial Inclusion and Stability in the MED Region

FEMISE MED BRIEF 25: Financial Inclusion and Stability in the MED Region

14 October 2019
Despite a significant growth in profitability and efficiency, the Middle East (MED) well developed banking system seems to be unable to reach vast segments of the population, especially the underprivileged ones. To this end, the onus of policymakers in the region is to create effective…
FEMISE MED BRIEF 24: The economic impact of migrants and refugees on Europe

FEMISE MED BRIEF 24: The economic impact of migrants and refugees on Europe

14 October 2019
This policy brief presents some preliminary findings of a recent research regarding the economic impact of legal immigration in terms of growth and unemployment in a large panel of European countries. It sheds some light on a useful and interesting question for policy debate by explicitly…
EU-funded meetMED to organise regional workshop on assessing quality infrastructures of energy efficiency and renewable energy sources equipment and services

EU-funded meetMED to organise regional workshop on assessing quality infrastructures of energy efficiency and renewable energy sources equipment and services

14 October 2019
The EU-funded meetMED project is organizing a regional workshop on assessing the existing quality infrastructures for Energy Efficiency (EE) and Renewable Energy Sources (RES) equipment and services in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries (SEMCs) on 30 October in Algiers, Algeria. It…
Amman Design Week: EU in Jordan supports biggest showcase in the region

Amman Design Week: EU in Jordan supports biggest showcase in the region

14 October 2019
With the support of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah, the third edition of Amman Design Week took place from 4- 12 October 2019 across three districts in Amman, Jordan: Ras El Ain, Jabal Amman and Jabal Al Lweibdeh. This biggest showcase in the region celebrates design as a catalyst of dreaming…
EU-funded project on sustainable treatment and reuse of wastewater in the Mediterranean kicked off

EU-funded project on sustainable treatment and reuse of wastewater in the Mediterranean kicked off

14 October 2019
The kick-off meeting of “AQUACYCLE – Towards Sustainable Treatment and Reuse of Wastewater in the Mediterranean Region” was successfully held in the premises of the Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (CERTH) on 30 September- 01 October 2019. The project is co-funded by the European Union in…
PAP-ENPARD Tunisie 2nd commitee meeting

PAP-ENPARD Tunisia: 2nd Technical Committee meeting

14 October 2019
PAP-ENPARD Tunisia Program Management Unit (PMU) organised, in Tunis, a technical meeting as part of the regular follow-up activities. The first Technical Monitoring Committee meeting was organised on 5 April 2019 to monitor the progress of the Program and to discuss the preliminary results and…
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Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

14 October 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 Associate Banker,…

Support for the Tounes Wijhetouna programme: programme to support diversification of tourism, handicrafts development and heritage enhancement, Tunisia

The specific objective of the contract is to contribute to the adaptation of the administrative and regulatory environment and the mechanisms supporting the demands of the diversification of tourism. This project is the transversal component of the Tounes Wijhetouna programme: it aims to ensure the…
EU adopts conclusions on democracy

Democracy: EU adopts conclusions

14 October 2019
On Monday, 14 October, the Council of the European Union adopted conclusions on democracy. The Council notes that in today's world, democracy is being challenged and called into question. While democracy remains strong in many countries, in others there is a growing trend towards authoritarianism.…

Support for European cooperation projects 2020, Creative Europe Tunisia

The Creative Europe program aims to support the audiovisual, cultural and creative sectors in Europe. It also supports financially projects with a European dimension aimed at sharing cultural content across borders. The objectives of this call are: - Strengthen the capacity of the artistic and…