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Lebanon: EU Ambassador Christina Lassen meets with Prime Minister Saad Hariri

14 June 2019
EU Ambassador Christina Lassen met today with Prime Minister Saad Hariri at his residence to discuss local and regional developments and EU-Lebanon relations. Ambassador Lassen welcomed the Government's recent agreement on the 2019 national budget but requested more information and dialogue on the…
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EU support on the occasion of Egypt’s Day against Female Genital Mutilation

14 June 2019
On the occasion of Egypt’s Day against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the European Union reiterates its strong commitment and support to Egypt in its fight against FGM and all harmful practices that negatively affects girls’ and women’s physical and psychological well-being. The EU is strongly…
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Algeria : EU-funded programme on cultural heritage to hold its closing conference

14 June 2019
The closing conference of the “Support Programme to the Protection and Valorisation of Cultural Heritage in Algeria” will take place on 18 June in Algiers, Algeria. The Algerian minister of Culture and the Ambassador of the EU to Algeria will open the event. The objective of the conference is to…
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High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini speaks to Libyan Prime Minister Al-Serraj

14 June 2019
The High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini had a phone conversation yesterday with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Mustafa Al-Serraj to discuss the political situation in Libya. High Representative Mogherini stressed the importance of the political track under UN auspices reiterating…
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i-Portunus mobility fund for artists : second call issued

14 June 2019
Between April and September 2019, the pilot project i-Portunus will issue three Calls for Applications, providing support for international mobilities of artists active in the fields of the performing or visual arts (except music) and residing in a Creative Europe country. The concerned…
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“The Lebanon Mountain Trail; the track through the mountains of Lebanon that helped me find my way”

14 June 2019
The life of Rita Becassini, aged 33, was transformed when she was asked to organise a day’s hiking in her home village of Tannourine, as part of the Lebanese Mountain Trail (LMT), the country’s greatest hiking route. This trail runs from the North to the South of Lebanon, passing through 76…
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The EU is co-financing the cinema and human rights “Nuit Blanche” in Morocco

14 June 2019
The Association of Mediterranean Meetings of Cinema and Human Rights (ARMCDH) is organising the 8th edition of the “Nuit blanche” of cinema and human rights, on the subject of workers’ rights, from 14 to 15 June 2019 at the National Library of the Kingdom of Morocco in Rabat. This event is part of…
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From Vision to Action: The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward

14 June 2019
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini has presented the third progress report on the implementation of the European Union Global Strategy, “The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward”, which will be discussed by the EU Foreign and Defence Ministers at the…
Euromesco Joint Policy Study 14 - Cooperation with Religious Institutions as a European Policy Tool

Euromesco Joint Policy Study 14 - Cooperation with Religious Institutions as a European Policy Tool

13 June 2019
In the European neighbourhood, major social and political phenomena have acquired an increasingly religious angle: radicalisation – in the words of Olivier Roy – is becoming Islamised, intra and interstate conflicts have a sectarian character, and governments either want to increase their control…
“MIgration EU eXpertise” (MIEUX) publishes 2018 Annual Report

“MIgration EU eXpertise” (MIEUX) publishes 2018 Annual Report

13 June 2019
One of ICMPD’s flagship programmes, MIEUX, publishes its Annual Report for the year 2018, describing its main achievements in 26 countries and the special events held to celebrate ten years delivering capacity building on migration. The MIgration EU eXpertise (MIEUX) Initiative is funded by the EU…