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.…
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…
Anna Lindh MedForum 2020 : call for participation for self-financed applicants launched

Anna Lindh MedForum 2020 : call for participation for self-financed applicants launched

09 October 2019
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 deadline for the submission of applications is 1 December 2019. Building on the success of the first…
A comparison of the fears of GWAC and GWEU respondents

The EU-funded “Generation What?” program reveals similarities between young people from Europe and the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean region

08 October 2019
“Generation What?” is an interactive multi-media program drawing the portrait of the current generation of 18-35-year-old in Europe as well as in eight Southern and Eastern Mediterranean countries: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia. Through a unique survey,…
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The EU-funded “Generation What?” program is closing a chapter

03 October 2019
On 14 October 2019, the EBU and partners will host an important event in celebration of the closing of the EU-funded program “Generation What?” at the Residence Palace in Brussels “Generation What?” is an interactive multi-media program drawing the portrait of the current generation of 18-35-year-…
Lebanese Internal Security Forces

The EU Delegation to Lebanon supports the Lebanese Internal Security Forces

02 October 2019
The EUD to Lebanon’s assistance to the Lebanese Internal Security Forces (ISF) is built on the promotion and respect for human rights, for the security force to grow into one that is fully at the service of citizens. On October 1st, a new partnership between ISF and the USJ (University Saint-…
 EU funded “Generation What? Arabic” project

Presentation of the “Generation What? Arabic” project

30 September 2019
“Generation What” is an interactive multi-media program, originally initiated in France in 2016 by France Televisions, and subsequently implemented by public service broadcasters in 13 EU Member States and France’s Overseas Territories as well as in Asian Pacific countries. In 2018, the EU…
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The EU delegation to Lebanon announced the opening of Lebanon's European Theatre Festival

25 September 2019
The EU delegation to Lebanon announced the opening of Lebanon's European Theatre Festival in a press conference at Al Madina Theatre. It’s the only European theatre festival in the Middle East and the Arab world and it's all about inter-cultural exchange between Europe and Lebanon and creating an…
EU-funded Majalat organises regional video contest to shed light on commitment of Southern Neighbourhood civil society actors

EU-funded Majalat organises regional video contest to shed light on commitment of Southern Neighbourhood civil society actors

24 September 2019
EU-funded Majalat is organizing a video contest in connection with the project’s priority themes (Good governance and state of law, economic development and social dialogue, migration, climate and social justice, security and the fight against violence). The aim is to highlight the commitment and…
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"Supporting the future of Syria and the region" conference: new EU financial tracking report published

24 September 2019
The European Union has published a report on progress against the pledges made at the third Brussels conference on “Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region” on behalf of the Brussels Conference co-chairs. It shows that for 2019, donors have already contributed 92% (USD 6.4 billion) of the…