EU funds new cross-border project to face the issue of overwhelming waste production in the Mediterranean

EU funds new cross-border project to face the issue of overwhelming waste production in the Mediterranean

22 November 2019
INNOMED-UP, “Promoting Upcycling in Circular Economy through INNovation and education for creative industries in MEDiterranean cities”, was launched today in Athens, Greece. The project proposes to work with Cultural and Creative Industries (CCIs) to shift local urban economies towards a circular…
EU-funded SAFEMED IV project conducts studies on port reception facilities for 5 ports in Algeria

EU-funded SAFEMED IV project conducts studies on port reception facilities for 5 ports in Algeria

20 November 2019
Ship waste does not only affect marine life. There is unquestionable evidence that waste from ships has become a serious social, environmental, economic and health issue worldwide. Consequently, there is an urgent need for proper handling of ship-generated waste with adequate Port Reception…
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies organised event to share views on the future of Euromed relations

The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies organised event to share views on the future of Euromed relations

19 November 2019
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies - EMNES, the Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association - EMEA, and the Centre for European Policy Studies CEPS, organised the lunch time meeting event "How important is the Southern neighborhood for the future of Europe?", which took place on 14…
Euromed Transport Rail Project takes part in conference on European Train Control System technology

Euromed Transport Rail Project takes part in conference on European Train Control System technology

19 November 2019
The EU Agency for Railways organised last month a seminar aimed at increasing the understanding on European Train Control System (ETCS) technology and exchanging practices on signaling systems. Throughout the seminar, delegations from Western Balkans and Southern Mediterranean countries expanded…
EU-funded meetMED workshop focuses on mobilizing private sector for energy transition in Algeria

EU-funded meetMED workshop focuses on mobilizing private sector for energy transition in Algeria

18 November 2019
A workshop on “Mobilizing the Private Sector for the Energy Transition in Algeria and in the Mediterranean Region” will take place on 21 November 2019 in Algiers, Algeria in the presence of relevant stakeholders of the renewable energy (RE) and energy efficiency (EE) sectors in the Southern and…
EU4PSL workshop in Tunisia

Libya : EU4PSL workshop to conduct a capacity assessment and develop a capacity building plan for the Ministry of Economy’s private sector department

15 November 2019
A workshop was organised in Tunisia with the Private Sector and Investment Department Staff, on 14 and 15 November in the framerwork of EU4PSL, an EU co-funded project on the development of the private sector in Libya, implemented by Expertise France. The main objectives of the workshop were to…
Union for the Mediterranean Women Business Forum

Union for the Mediterranean Women Business Forum: a unique opportunity for women to grow their leadership skills

15 November 2019
The 2019 edition of the Women Business Forum will be celebrated on 19-21 November 2019 in Barcelona, Spain in conjunction with the Smart City Expo World Congress Barcelona that is expected to gather over 1.000 start-ups and world’s leading companies and more than 25.000 visitors ranging from…
EU and Algeria hand in hand to promote blue economy and sustainable fishing

EU and Algeria hand in hand to promote blue economy and sustainable fishing

14 November 2019
The Delegation of the European Union in Algeria took part in the 8th International Fisheries and Aquaculture Fair that was held this year under the theme “Fishing and aquaculture, drivers for the sustainable development of blue economy in Algeria”. The Directorate-General of Fisheries and…
EU-OECD Programme on Promoting Investment in the Mediterranean: Investment climate in Algeria under debate

EU-OECD Programme on Promoting Investment in the Mediterranean: Investment climate in Algeria under debate

13 November 2019
In the framework of the regional EU-OECD Programme on Promoting Investment in the Mediterranean, a workshop on the theme “Investment climate in Algeria and investor-state dispute settlement” was held on 11-12 November in Algiers, Algeria. The workshop began with a roundtable on investment climate…
Mediterranean Regulators Lead Discussions on the Future of Gas and Renewable Energy Developments

Mediterranean regulators lead discussions on the future of gas and renewable energy developments

12 November 2019
On 6 November in Brussels, MEDREG held its energy Forum entitled “At the Forefront of Pro-active and Resilient Energy Regulation”, which saw the participation of nearly 80 key energy experts who exchanged on gas and renewable energy developments in the Mediterranean region through a pro-active…