Action for Hope

EU supporting cultural projects in the Arab region

19 March 2019
Three cultural projects from the Arab region are receiving technical and in-kind support under Fa’ael. Fa’ael is a training and mentorship program for cultural managers working with communities in crisis, it exists under the EU co-funded Action for Hope programme. The cultural projects are first,…
Tunisia: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development support local small business lending

Tunisia: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development support local small business lending

19 March 2019
Small businesses in Tunisia will benefit from more readily accessible finance under a new €13 million loan in local currency that the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing to Arab Tunisian Lease (ATL Leasing) to support small and medium-sized enterprises. The loan…
EU-funded FEMISE and “Beyond Reform and Development” conclude strategic partnership for Inclusive Development in the Mediterranean

EU-funded FEMISE and “Beyond Reform and Development” conclude strategic partnership for Inclusive Development in the Mediterranean

19 March 2019
EU-funded FEMISE and “Beyond Reform and Development” announce their collaboration in the framework of a strategic partnership. Both institutions are committed actors that provide policy research, capacity development and advocate reform for inclusive and sustainable development models in the…
Middle-Eastern journalists covered Brussels Conference with EU-funded OPEN Media Hub assistance

Middle-Eastern journalists covered Brussels Conference with EU-funded OPEN Media Hub assistance

19 March 2019
Eleven journalists from Syria, Jordan and Lebanon covered the Third Brussels Conference “Supporting the future of Syria and the region” with OPEN Media Hub assistance on 12-14 March 2019. OPEN Media Hub mentors and experts worked with the journalists to help them gather information, make…
Call for participants launched to take part in Youth Forum

Call for participants launched to take part in Youth Forum

19 March 2019
This year´s edition of the Youth Forum, which will take place in Barcelona on 16-17 June 2019, will focus on online and offline youth activism in the Euro-Mediterranean region. Conceived and funded by the IEMed, the Youth Forum, gathering over 30 participants from over 10 countries, offers a unique…
Med Culture

Palestine: EU funded workshop in cultural management

19 March 2019
The EU funded Med Culture organised a workshop in cultural management in Palestine. It was organised upon request from the Municipality of As Samou’. It aimed at training the ones who will be directly and indirectly be involved in the management of the Cultural Youth Centres (CYC) in Palestine.…
eu4jobs

Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

18 March 2019
Tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the European Neighbourhood: Have you missed any opportunities this week? Click on the links below to find out the latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood.   Jobs opportunities, Trainings & Fellowships Project Analyst –Higher…
SWIM-H2020 SM

Lebanon: EU Workshop on designing decentralised water management measures

18 March 2019
A SWIM-H2020 SM Training Workshop on designing decentralised water management measures and policy targets at the local/decentralised level took place on 15 March 2019 in Beirut, Lebanon. The SWIM-H2020 SM Project (Sustainable Water Integrated Management and Horizon 2020 Support Mechanism 2016-2019…
SouthMed WIA

EU initiatives to empower women behind cameras

18 March 2019
Watch the interview made in Alicante with Atidel Mejbri from Center of Arab Women for Training and Research-CAWTAR (Tunisia) and Dana Zaghayar from Shashat.org (Palestine). They are representatives of the EU SouthMed WIA sub-granted project of the 2nd call «Fostering Gender Equality for Women and…
EU Palestine

Palestine: Heads of Cooperation from EU missions meet with Palestinian businesses

18 March 2019
Heads of Cooperation from European missions in Jerusalem and Ramallah met with a number of Palestinian businesses in East Jerusalem. The delegation was briefed on the challenges faced by both large and small Palestinian enterprises, as well as on the efforts of Palestinian and international bodies…