Egypt: challenges faced by transgender persons revealed in EU-funded OPEN Media Hub production

Egypt: challenges faced by transgender persons revealed in EU-funded OPEN Media Hub production

22 August 2019
Struggling with a society that does not accept them: watch the stories of two transgender persons from Egypt, revealed in this EU-funded OPEN Media Hub supported production. All stories are free for use with attribution. The OPEN Media Hub project, funded under the OPEN Neighbourhood Programme,…
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Palestine: The European Union completed the first football field in Habala village

22 August 2019
The first football field in Habala village near Qalqiliya in Palestine was completed only recently by the European Union to host the first football match for neighbouring villages. A great match! congratulations for the winners! Read more Facebook
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Declaration by the HR Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the European Union, on the occasion of the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence based on Religion or Belief

22 August 2019
On this first International Day commemorating the victims of acts of violence based on religion or belief, we pay tribute to all those around the world who lost their lives and suffered attacks because of their religion or belief. Persecution as a response to religious belief or affiliation, or…
#EBSOMED by BUSINESSMED

Testimonials about the second meeting of the three Employers Thematic Committees organised as part of the EU-funded EBSOMED

21 August 2019
Watch a series of testimonials recorded during the second meeting of the three Employers Thematic Committees, organised as part of EBSOMED by BUSINESSMED (Union of Mediterranean Confederations of Enterprises), in Rome, Italy, on 26 July 2019. EBSOMED is a 4-year project, co-financed by the EU and…
#ClusterBoosterTrack

The EU behind the study visit and the formation of clusters of 7 Mediterranean countries

21 August 2019
As part of the European project THE NEXT SOCIETY and AWEX organizes, in collaboration with ANIMA Investment Network and France Clusters, coordinator of the Cluster Booster Track, the study visit and the formation of clusters of 7 Mediterranean countries (Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco,…
EU-funded Journalistic Craft for Neighbourhood

EU-funded Journalistic Craft for Neighbourhood: The first edition of the on-site workshops has begun

20 August 2019
It’s time to open the first edition of the EU-funded Journalistic Craft for Neighbourhood on-site workshops at the College of Europe in Natolin. A warm welcome to more than 40 participants from the European Union (EU) and the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) countries and a big thank you to Mr…
EU-funded project: Shabab Live

EU-funded project: Shabab Live teams kick off their projects

19 August 2019
Lively discussions, hard work and a joint vision on the role of young people in the media marked the three days of the Shabab Live kick off-event in Tunis During the launch event, around fifty members of the 18 selected Shabab Live projects gathered in Tunis to discuss about their passion for…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Literature Prize 2020 open for submissions

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Literature Prize 2020 open for submissions

19 August 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has launched the EBRD Literature Prize 2020, in partnership with the British Council. The Prize reflects and recognises the rich cultures and creativity of the region where the Bank works - a region that stretches from central Europe to…
EU on the World Humanitarian Day 2019

Statement by HR/VP Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Stylianides on the World Humanitarian Day 2019

19 August 2019
This is a key year for International Humanitarian Law, as 2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions. As the risk humanitarian workers face continues to increase, the European Union pays tribute to the commitment of those who risk their lives to deliver humanitarian aid worldwide.…
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day for the World’s Indigenous Peoples

09 August 2019
This year, as we mark the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, we also honour the International Year of Indigenous Languages by celebrating the contributions of indigenous peoples to the world’s linguistic diversity. Language is the most direct expression of culture and what gives…