i-Portunus: EU funds mobility for artists

i-Portunus: EU funds mobility for artists

26 April 2019
A new mobility opportunity for artists receiving EU funding was launched last week. i-Portunus is a project, selected and funded by the European Union, to trial a mobility scheme for artists and culture professionals. The project will support short-term (15-85 days), flexible mobility from one…
EU-funded project trains Jordanian and Palestinian anti-corruption authorities on proceeds of corruption investigation

EU-funded project trains Jordanian and Palestinian anti-corruption authorities on proceeds of corruption investigation

26 April 2019
The Council of Europe enhances the capacities of judicial and law enforcement authorities specialised in the fight against corruption and economic crime. The training session on “Investigating proceeds of corruption and their laundering” held in Amman on 23-24 April was attended by the…
EU-funded FEMISE Med Change Makers latest interview deals with environmental taxation and green public procurement

EU-funded FEMISE Med Change Makers latest interview deals with environmental taxation and green public procurement

26 April 2019
In the latest issue of EU-funded FEMISE « Med Change Makers » video interviews, Vera Danilina (Aix-Marseille University, FEMISE) focuses on environmental taxation and green public procurement (GPP). She provides a comparative analysis of their effectiveness and reveals the opportunities for…
EU Syria

In 2018, almost 30% of the Asylum Seekers in Europe were Syrians

26 April 2019
The 28 Member States of the European Union (EU) granted protection status to nearly 333 400 asylum seekers in 2018, down by almost 40% from 2017 (533 000). Almost 30% of the beneficiaries were Syrians. In addition to these, the EU Member States received over 24 800 resettled refugees. Read more…
EU Egypt

The EU in Egypt launches its official YouTube Channel

26 April 2019
The EU in Egypt launched its official YouTube Channel. It is now possible to watch the videos across the channel and the delegation will share exclusive videos from behind the scenes. Stay tuned. Read more Facebook YouTube
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Palestine: The EU funds major rehabilitation works for the opening of the main road in AL-Jiftlik

26 April 2019
The Municipal Development and Lending Fund (MDLF), the French Development Agency (AFD) and the European Union (EU), celebrated on Thursday the opening of the main road in AL-Jiftlik, a village to the north of Jericho City. The road had undergone major rehabilitation works funded by the French…
Erasmus +

Israel: EU-funded project helps youth have critical reflection on history and achieve awareness of historical heritage

26 April 2019
Last week, youth from Germany, Hungary and Israel reconvened in the beautiful countryside of Israel to explore how our own history shapes our perceptions and attitudes and influences our future. KulturLife (Germany) initiated the project "Shaped by History – Acting for Diversity", funded by the EU…
Europeaid Conference to discuss EU Democracy Support in Africa

Europeaid Conference to discuss EU Democracy Support in Africa

25 April 2019
A lunchtime conference on frontiers in Development Policy is to be organised on 30 April by the External Cooperation InfoPoint in Brussels. Support for democracy, human rights, and good governance reforms in Africa has become a prominent objective in engagement by EU institutions and EU member…