Ambassador Ivan Surkoš

Egypt: EU Ambassador Ivan Surkoš's message on the occasion of World Water Day

22 March 2019
Watch this video message from Ambassador Ivan Surkoš, head of the European Union to Egypt, on the occasion of World Water Day. Read more Video Related Facebook
#WorldWaterDay

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU to commemorate the World Water Day

22 March 2019
On World Water Day, we remember how much access to sufficient, safe, drinkable, physically accessible and affordable water is precondition for a decent life. The fundamental human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation apply to every human being and are fully recognised and backed by the EU…
EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2018

EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2019: call for papers launched

21 March 2019
The EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2019 “Civil Society and Social Movements in the Euro-Mediterranean Region” will be held on 18-19 June in Barcelona. The event is organised by EuroMeSCo network and the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed). This year’s edition will explore the social…
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

EU Declaration on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

21 March 2019
This year we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the entry into force of the International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD). The Convention has proven to be an effective tool, by holding Governments accountable to their citizens and on the international…
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,…
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…
Migration Media Award 2019: Call for applications launched

Migration Media Award 2019: Call for applications launched

14 March 2019
The Call for submissions for the Migration Media Award, aimed at showcasing and awarding journalistic excellence in the Euro-Mediterranean region, has been launched. It is for the third time that journalists reporting on migration have the chance to receive the EU-funded award. The 2019 edition…
Running an Efficient Media Business: New OPEN Media Hub online course now open

Running an Efficient Media Business: New OPEN Media Hub online course now open

13 March 2019
The OPEN Media Hub is launching a new online course on The Principles of Media Company Management. The author of the course is Eamonn Byrne, senior director of The Byrne Partners Ltd, a UK based media development and consultancy company. Previously Eamonn was a director of national and regional…
EU-funded FEMISE

EU-funded FEMISE concludes strategic partnership for women in the Mediterranean with Altafemina and “Institut de la Méditerranée”

11 March 2019
FEMISE, Altafemina and “Institut de la Méditerranée” are committed actors in their efforts to contribute to inclusive development models, to advocate values of diversity and solidarity and are aware of the need to pool resources to act for strengthening women’s engagement in the Mediterranean. This…
European Parliament

EU external action: more funds for human rights, development and climate change for 2021-2027

08 March 2019
This week, the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs and Development committees adopted their joint position on the proposed Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument (NDICI). The new financial instrument would, once agreed by both Parliament and EU ministers, channel the…