Lebanon's European Theatre Festival (EU-funded)

22 May 2019
Towards the end of 2018 the EU 🇪🇺️ organized the first edition of a European Theatre Festival in Lebanon 🇱🇧, attracting close to 4,000 people. A new festival edition is currently in the making and will be launched in September 2019.

The Tashbeek Project, Amman - Jordan

22 May 2019
The 🇪🇺️ EU funded Tashbeek project was launched in 2017 through EU-funding under the Med Culture programme. It aims to build the capacities of cultural workers, and create a sustainable and collaborative network of individuals, associations and spaces.

The Heritage for the Living in the "City of the Dead", Cairo -Egypt

22 May 2019
Watch the Heritage for the Living in the ''City of the Dead'' video. This 🇪🇺 EU-funded project rehabilitates currently disused and ruined sections of one of Cairo’s 🇪🇬 most important historic architectural complexes (built in the 1470s).

School of Cartoon - EU funded Tfanen - Tunisie Créative programme

22 May 2019
They are still children, but already creative and bubbling. Since they joined the School of Cartoon, 36 students 🇹🇳, aged 14 to 18, have sharpened their pencils and are giving free rein to their imagination. The School of Cartoon is supported by the EU
Algeria: EU-funded programme to raise awareness of cultural heritage inventory

Algeria: EU-funded programme to raise awareness of cultural heritage inventory

22 May 2019
An event to raise awareness of cultural heritage inventory and to launch the digital application will be held on 30 May at Algiers’ national library. The awareness day is organised by the EU-funded programme PATRIMOINE (the Support Programme to the Protection and Valorisation of cultural heritage…

The Palvision Project, Palestine

22 May 2019
Watch this video about the Palvision project: An integrated set of cultural activities including the Al-Sateh (Rooftop) festival; the street parade; the street museum; and the selfie studio. It is implemented in Hebron, Nablus, Dheishe Refugee Camp
Young Mediterranean Voices bring Mediterranean initiatives to the European Parliament during the Youth Week

Young Mediterranean Voices bring Mediterranean initiatives to the European Parliament during the Youth Week

22 May 2019
Young Mediterranean voices (YMV) from Libya and Malta showcased methodologies for dialogue and cultural intelligence at the Brussels-based European Youth Week. During the session that took place on 29 April at the European Parliament, the two delegates highlighted the importance of youth…
EU helps rehabilitate schools in Libya

EU helps rehabilitate schools in Libya

22 May 2019
UNICEF, in cooperation with the Libyan Ministry of Education, have recently completed rehabilitation of 2 out of 10 planned schools. 2, 500 pupils have now access to clean water and sanitation facilities and can enjoy healthy learning environment. Proper water, sanitation and hygiene…
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Lebanon: EU to reinforce Airport Security to counter-terrorism

22 May 2019
Aviation security is a key priority in the cooperation between EU and Lebanon on counter-terrorism. Check out this video and learn about some of the important changes that will be happening at the Rafic Hariri International Airport-Beirut to ensure passenger safety. The project is implemented by…
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The EU Delegation to Israel held an official event at the Eurovision village in Tel Aviv

22 May 2019
To mark Europe Day 2019, the EU Delegation to Israel held an official event at the Eurovision village in Tel Aviv. At the reception, special addresses were given by President of Israel, Mr. Reuven 'Ruvi' Rivlin, Mayor of Tel Aviv-Yafo, Ron Huldai, and EU Ambassador to Israel, Emanuele Giaufret. "…