2019 Gaza Summer Festival winners

Palestine: EU and Sharek Youth Forum celebrating winning young talents from Gaza

17 October 2019
The European Union and Sharek Youth Forum celebrated three winning young talents from Gaza after participating in the Gaza Summer Festival in 2019. Organised in Gaza City, the festival is the crowning event of a talent competition launched during August 2019. The festival was popular on social…
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European Commission campaign on consumer rights to roll out across Europe until 2020

17 October 2019
Travellers from the European Neighbourhood to Europe may be interested to learn about a new communication campaign launched by the European Commission on consumer rights -#YourEURight. Currently being rolled out across Europe, this digital-led campaign aims to raise awareness of key EU consumer…
EESC President Luca Jahier

Statement by the European Economic and Social Committee President Luca Jahier on the situation in North-East Syria

16 October 2019
The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), the EU body representing European civil society, firmly condemns Turkey's military operation in North-East Syria. As representatives of civil society, we are deeply concerned about the humanitarian costs of this intervention and urge the Turkish…
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…
eu4jobs

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…

Call for participation for self-financed applicants to the Anna Lindh MedForum 2020, which will take place in Šibenik, Croatia

The Anna Lindh Foundation launches the call for participation for self-financed applicants to the Anna Lindh MedForum 2020, which will take place in Šibenik, Croatia, from 2 to 5 April 2020. The targeted participation in the MedForum2020 will include: Civil society leaders from all 42 countries…
2019 European Week of Action for Girls

Last day of 2019 European Week of Action for Girls

11 October 2019
Organised by a coalition of civil society organisations, and supported by the European Institutions and UN Agencies, the 2019 European Week of Action for Girls (EWAG) took place from 7 to 11 October. Based around the International Day of the Girl Child, celebrated every 11 October, this week-long…