Election Observation Mission in Tunisia : EU signed administrative arrangement with Higher Independent Body for the Elections

Election Observation Mission in Tunisia : EU signed administrative arrangement with Higher Independent Body for the Elections

16 August 2019
In preparation for the EU Election Observation Mission for the presidential and parliamentary elections 2019, Nabil Baffoun, president of the Higher Independent Body for the Elections (ISIE) and Patrice Bergamini, EU Ambassador to Tunisia, signed an administrative arrangement yesterday. A team of…
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…
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Tunisia: Union for the Mediterranean event to address blue economy key issues

14 August 2019
The UfM is co-organizing on 21 September 2019 the “Forum de la Mer” in Bizerte, Tunisia. The Forum seeks to address key issues of environmental conservation and sustainable use of oceans and seas, the fight against climate change and a sustainable approach to the blue economy at the top of the…
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Read Migration Media Awardees’ story about Syrian refugees

14 August 2019
Read a story about Syrian refugees facing discrimination in Germany, written by the Migration Media 2018 Awardees Sally Hayden and Ziad Ghandour for The Irish Times. This article was supported by a grant from the Migration Media Award, funded by the EU.   Read more Facebook post Sally Hayden…
5+5 Water Strategy in the Western Mediterranean meeting to take stock of achievements and discuss future actions

5+5 Water Strategy in the Western Mediterranean meeting to take stock of achievements and discuss future actions

14 August 2019
The 8th Technical Working Group (WG) of the 5+5 Water Strategy in the Western Mediterranean will take place in Valencia, Spain, on 18-19 September 2019. The main objectives of this meeting are to set out the state of play of the Initiative and take stock of the accomplished actions; Propose and…
EU-funded workshop to debate on post-2020 environment

EU-funded workshop to debate on post-2020 environment

13 August 2019
TESIM will organise a workshop on 9 October in Brussels, Belgium, on the theme: “What environment for post-2020?”. In its first part, the participants will share possible answers to the following questions: how does cross-border cooperation foster the protection and preservation of the environment…
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Algeria: EU-funded workshop on the financing, definition, and identification of public service obligations for electricity and gas

13 August 2019
Since the Commission of Regulation of Electricity and Gas’ (CREG's) mission relating to the performance of Public Service Obligations (PSOs), particularly in electricity and gas distribution, is to ensure that the provisions of the Algerian law are properly implemented, the dedicated 2-day training…
10th meeting of the EU-funded Horizon 2020 Review and Monitoring Group in September

10th meeting of the EU-funded Horizon 2020 Review and Monitoring Group in September

13 August 2019
The 10th meeting of the Horizon 2020 Review and Monitoring Group is to be held on 23-24 September in Athens, Greece. The meeting aims to take stock and review progress achieved with the implementation of the programme of work of the H2020 Review and Monitoring group and in particular assess…
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Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

12 August 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 Interprete Translator -…