Union for the Mediterranean Regional Dialogue on Women’s Empowerment develops indicators to assess progress on gender equality

Union for the Mediterranean Regional Dialogue on Women’s Empowerment develops indicators to assess progress on gender equality

22 July 2019
UfM Ministries in charge of gender equality and women issues, national statistic institutions, regional and international organisations, business women associations, cooperation agencies, donors and civil society regional networks gathered in Barcelona for the UfM Regional Dialogue on Women’s…
EU-funded SAFEMED IV provides training to Israeli Maritime Administration representatives

EU-funded SAFEMED IV provides training to Israeli Maritime Administration representatives

22 July 2019
Under the framework of the EU-funded SAFEMED IV project, the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) staff delivered a training on MARPOL Annex VI on 16-17 July in Haifa, Israel. 29 participants from the Israeli Maritime Administration attended the 16-hour course. The main objective of the training…
EU-funded Erasmus Mundus catalogue is expanding

EU-funded Erasmus Mundus catalogue is expanding

22 July 2019
Erasmus+ has selected 44 new Erasmus Mundus joint master degree programmes that will offer scholarships to students from across the world, starting in 2020. These newly-selected programmes will be added to the list, or ‘catalogue’ of Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees later during the summer 2019…
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Egypt: The ambassador of the EU delegation visited the EU-funded project in Fayoum governorate

22 July 2019
Rural development is amongst the top priorities of European Union cooperation in Egypt. The European Union Joint Rural Development Programme funded by the EU and implemented by Italian Development Cooperation, is an excellent model of the rural development partnership with Egypt. Ambassador Ivan…
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UE Ambassador to Israel visits Umm el-Fahem and meets the Mayor

22 July 2019
Last week, UE Ambassador to Israel, Emanuele Giaufret, visited Umm el-Fahem and met with the Mayor, Dr. Samir Mahamed, and MK Dr. Yousef Jabareen. It was a great opportunity to learn more about the city's priorities, potential and challenges. The Ambassador also visited the Umm el-Fahem Art Gallery…
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European Union presents its progress towards sustainable development

19 July 2019
Yesterday, at the United Nations High-Level Political Forum for Sustainable Development in New York, the EU reaffirmed its strong commitment to deliver on the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development – a shared global roadmap for a peaceful and prosperous world, with human well-being…
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Support for mobility among researchers of EuroMeSCo institutes

19 July 2019
The European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), in its capacity as EuroMeSCo Academic Secretariat, will provide support to institutes from the EuroMeSCo network for the organisation of international seminars, workshops and conferences on Euro-Mediterranean issues. The objective of the…
INTERPOL Chief in Egypt for meetings on combating transnational crime

INTERPOL Chief in Egypt for meetings on combating transnational crime

19 July 2019
On the final leg of his mission to the Middle East, the head of INTERPOL, Secretary General Jürgen Stock, has met with senior Egyptian government and police officials. Discussions with Major General Alaa el Din Selim, Assistant Minister of Interior and Director of Public Security Sector, and Major…
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A new round of the energy dialogue between the EU and Egypt is launched

19 July 2019
Ambassador Ivan Surkoš, Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Egypt, and representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources and the Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy launched a new round of the energy dialogue between the EU and…
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Water experts from Mediterranean countries gathered under an EU-funded programme

19 July 2019
On 9-10 July 2019, water experts from Mediterranean countries gathered in Marseille to review the progress on the H2020/NAP water cluster indicators at the national and regional level and to further engage in the development of the water thematic assessment as part of the regional H2020 indicator-…