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European Commission and International Monetary Fund strengthen cooperation to support sustainable development

29 January 2020
European Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen,on behalf of the European Union, and International Monetary Fund's Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva concluded a new Financial Framework Partnership Agreement that will boost their cooperation to tackle key challenges including climate change…
EU-funded LIVINGAGRO at the European Agroforestry Conference to be held in Sardinia in May 2020

EU-funded LIVINGAGRO at the European Agroforestry Conference to be held in Sardinia in May 2020

29 January 2020
On 18-20 May 2020 in Nuoro, Sardinia, the 5th European Agroforestry Conference (EURAF) will be held. In this regard, the EU-funded cross-border LIVINGAGRO project would like to seize this opportunity to develop networking and spread its activities, outputs and results by participating in this event…
Declaration by the High Representative Josep Borrell on behalf of the EU on the Middle East Peace Process

Declaration by the High Representative Josep Borrell on behalf of the EU on the Middle East Peace Process

29 January 2020
Today’s initiative by the United States provides an occasion to re-launch the urgently needed efforts towards a negotiated and viable solution to the Israeli-Palestinian European Union will study and assess the proposals put forward. This will be done on the basis of the EU’s established position…
MEDSt@rts, a new EU-funded cross-border project to facilitate access to finance for young entrepreneurs

MEDSt@rts, a new EU-funded cross-border project to facilitate access to finance for young entrepreneurs

29 January 2020
Promoting the access to credit for usually “non-bankable” subjects and to support the creation of new economic and professional opportunities able to contribute to the path of social inclusion and the fight against unemployment of economically fragile subjects (young and unemployed): this is the…
EU-funded Radio Impact project : grants for 10 radio content production projects

EU-funded Radio Impact project : grants for 10 radio content production projects

29 January 2020
In the framework of “Radio Impact.ma” project, co-funded by the European Union, the Forum of Alternatives Maroc (FMAS) has selected 10 radio content production projects which will benefit from grants. The call for application launched by FMAS for young radio content producers brought together 35…
Libya: Awards ceremony of the Women Entrepreneurs Contest

Libya: Awards ceremony of the Women Entrepreneurs Contest

29 January 2020
In the framework of the project ''European Union for Private Sector in Libya (EU4PSL)'', funded by the European Union, 12 Libyan women entrepreneurs across Libya were awarded a prize of 5000 euros each at the awards ceremony "Women Entrepreneurs Contest" held in Tunis. In total 30 women from all…
What’s NEXT ? European cross-border cooperation programme introduces new cycle of programmes for 2021-2027

What’s NEXT ? European cross-border cooperation programme introduces new cycle of programmes for 2021-2027

28 January 2020
What is NEXT? It’s both a title, and the name of a new generation of programmes. It’s the title of the Annual Conference of the ENI CBC community, which is taking place in Brussels today and tomorrow. And it’s the name chosen for the third cycle of programmes at the external EU borders in the…
Making agriculture more water-efficient: the EU-funded PROSIM project to test innovative solutions in Jordan

Making agriculture more water-efficient: the EU-funded PROSIM project to test innovative solutions in Jordan

28 January 2020
The activities of the EU-funded PROSIM project have recently started in Jordan with the process of collecting stakeholders and baseline data in both Balqa and Aqaba governorates, carried out by the National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC). The project is carried out in the framework of the ENI…
Palestine: EU Police Mission delivers training for prosecutors on international human rights conventions and standards

Palestine: EU Police Mission delivers training for prosecutors on international human rights conventions and standards

28 January 2020
EUPOL COPPS advisers from Germany and Finland delivered training for 11 Palestinian prosecutors on international human rights conventions and standards, including the right to a fair trial, with a focus on how these standards can be applied in Palestine. The training underlined the importance for…
EU-funded Clima-Med project : workshop on preparation of Baseline Emission Inventories and actions for Tunisian municipalities

EU-funded Clima-Med project : workshop on preparation of Baseline Emission Inventories and actions for Tunisian municipalities

28 January 2020
In the framework of the EU-funded project Clima-Med - Acting for Climate in South Mediterranean, a three-day workshop (21-23 January) was organised on preparation of Baseline Emission Inventories (BEI) and actions fiches for 12 municipalities from Tunisia. The workshop was organised in…