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The EU Madad Innovation Lab III on Women Empowerment: Five groups presented their innovative pilot ideas in Lebanon

19 April 2019
Within the framework of the EU Madad Innovation Lab III on Women Empowerment, five groups presented their innovative pilot ideas in front of a jury composed of representatives from the EU, the German Embassy, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and Expertise France (EF…
Annual conference takes stock of cross-border cooperation programmes and delivers hope for the future

Annual conference takes stock of cross-border cooperation programmes and delivers hope for the future

18 April 2019
The cooperation across the external borders of the EU is demonstrating its full potential; after a gradual start, a large majority of neighbourhood cross-border cooperation (CBC) programmes is now running in full speed, and the time is ripe to think about a third cycle of programming, preserving…
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Lebanon: The EU supports the transition from a police FORCE to a police SERVICE

18 April 2019
EU ambassador to Lebanon Christina Lassen had a good discussions with both, Minister of Interior Raya al Hassan and ISF General Imad Osman about the new EU-program supporting Community Policing and Municipal Police helping Lebanon transition from a police FORCE to a police SERVICE. Read more…
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The EU in Lebanon fully supports Social Development Centers

18 April 2019
At the Majdel Anjar Social Development Center the EU delegation celebrated its rehabilitation and the launch of a Mobile Unit that will help more people reach the center and benefit from its activities. Social Development Centers (SDC) are at the heart of local communities and at their service.…
UfM Climate week: Stakeholders meet to discuss the impact of climate change on agriculture, the state of climate finance regarding water and renewables

UfM Climate week: Stakeholders meet to discuss the impact of climate change on agriculture, the state of climate finance regarding water and renewables

17 April 2019
The UfM Climate Week took place on 9-11 April in Barcelona, Spain, gathering a wide range of actors (UfM members’ representatives, civil society, IFIs, scientific experts…). Several climate-related meetings were organised to discuss the impact of climate change on agriculture, the state of climate…
Lebanon : EU funds workshop on transport facilitation of goods

Lebanon : EU funds workshop on transport facilitation of goods

17 April 2019
The EU-funded EuroMed Transport Support Project organized a national workshop on the Customs Convention on the International Transport of Goods under Cover of TIR Carnets (TIR Convention) and on the International Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods (The Harmonization…
EU funds regional workshop to elaborate national reports on cyberthreat assessment

EU funds regional workshop to elaborate national reports on cyberthreat assessment

16 April 2019
A regional workshop on the evaluation of cyberthreat was organised on 8-10 April in Rabat, Morocco in the framework of the EU-funded CyberSouth project. The event gathered 53 representatives from Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia. The workshop focused on the benefits for the countries…
Recognition of higher education qualifications: experts gathered in Barcelona by the EMUNI University and the UfM Secretariat outline possible ways forward

Recognition of higher education qualifications: experts gathered in Barcelona by the EMUNI University and the UfM Secretariat outline possible ways forward

16 April 2019
The Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI) and the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) held together the conference “Recognition of higher education qualifications: Where does the Euro-Mediterranean region stand?” at the headquarters of the UfM Secretariat in Barcelona on 12 April…
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The European Union funded two learning centres for street and working children in Lebanon

16 April 2019
The possibility for girls boys to access quality education in the early years of their life is essential. That's why, the EU Delegation in Lebanon worked with the authorities, UNHCR Lebanon and the Makhzoumi Foundation to test the mobile unit FUN BUS bringing non-formal education and rehabilitation…
Middle East Centre of Excellence

The European Union funds a regional training on radiological detection in Jordan

16 April 2019
Within the framework of the European Union Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Centres of Excellence (EU CBRN CoE) risk mitigation Initiative, the Middle East Centre of Excellence carried out a training on radiological detection in Amman, Jordan. The training, attended by experts from…