the European Development Days (EDD)

European Development Days 2019 to focus on fighting inequalities

17 June 2019
Tomorrow, the 13th edition of the European Development Days (EDD), the leading global forum on development cooperation, kicks off in Brussels. The two day event will host more than 8,000 participants from 140 countries worldwide, representing 1,200 organisations from the development community,…
EU Egypt

The European Union supports Egypt in the transformation of the Egyptian Museum of Cairo

17 June 2019
The European Union (EU) joins forces with several Egyptian ministries to provide unique collaboration to transform the Egyptian Museum in downtown Cairo. Egyptian Minister of Antiquities Dr. Khaled El-Enany, Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Dr. Sahar Nasr, and the EU Ambassador…
UFM

EU-funded Union for the Mediterranean Gas Platform Conference: The Role of Liquefied Natural Gas in the Mediterranean Gas Security

17 June 2019
The UfM Secretary General Nasser Kamel has participated in the UfM Gas Platform Conference held on 13 June in Paris. The conference tackled the key Role of LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) in the Mediterranean Gas Security and gathered high-level speakers including the Minister of Petroleum of Egypt and…
MEDREG is funded by the EU

Mediterranean Energy Regulatory staff got trained by the EU on the Scope and Role of Regulation

17 June 2019
From 10 to 12 June, 18 regulatory staff from 10 different Energy Regulatory Authorities members of MEDREG participated in Milan to a 3-day-training organised by MEDREG on the topic of the Scope and Role of Regulation. Through interactive lectures given by energy regulators, academics and…
Efficient Municipalities for Prosperous Cities

Efficient Municipalities for Prosperous Cities: Closure of the Libya Local Governance and Stabilization EU Programme

17 June 2019
The closing conference of the Libya Local Governance and Stabilization Program entitled "Efficient Municipalities for Prosperous Cities" was held on 12 June. This program is funded by the European Union and supported by the Government of the Netherlands. Attended by representatives of local…
 #EU4Egypt #EU4Women

EU support on the occasion of Egypt’s Day against Female Genital Mutilation

14 June 2019
On the occasion of Egypt’s Day against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the European Union reiterates its strong commitment and support to Egypt in its fight against FGM and all harmful practices that negatively affects girls’ and women’s physical and psychological well-being. The EU is strongly…
High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini

High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini speaks to Libyan Prime Minister Al-Serraj

14 June 2019
The High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini had a phone conversation yesterday with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Mustafa Al-Serraj to discuss the political situation in Libya. High Representative Mogherini stressed the importance of the political track under UN auspices reiterating…
The Report

From Vision to Action: The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward

14 June 2019
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini has presented the third progress report on the implementation of the European Union Global Strategy, “The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward”, which will be discussed by the EU Foreign and Defence Ministers at the…
EUNAVFOR Med: Force Commander handover ceremony

EUNAVFOR Med: Force Commander handover ceremony

13 June 2019
Yesterday, in the Italian Fleet Headquarters in Rome, at the presence of the Operation Sophia Commander, the Italian Navy Vice Admiral Enrico Credendino, the Force Commander, Italian Navy Rear Admiral (LH) Stefano Turchetto, hands over the Command of EUNAVFOR Med Task Force to Italian Navy Rear…
100 Euro Mediterranean civil society personalities present key development projects for the region

100 Euro Mediterranean civil society personalities present key development projects for the region

13 June 2019
100 civil society representatives from the ten countries of the Western Mediterranean (also known as 5+5 Dialogue) have gathered in Tunis for a pre-Summit preparatory Forum entitled: “Towards a common space of intercultural dialogue; sustainable, inclusive production and development”. Each country…