EU-funded Cross-Border Cooperation Programme call for strategic projects: 198 proposals submitted

EU-funded Cross-Border Cooperation Programme call for strategic projects: 198 proposals submitted

15 July 2019
Notwithstanding the reduced number of thematic priorities (7), the results of the call show once again the interest of the Euro-Mediterranean partnership for the ENI CBC Med Programme. 198 proposals were submitted under the call for strategic projects, closed on the 3rd of July. The financial value…
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SANAD launches new equity impact fund in Middle East and North Africa

15 July 2019
The SANAD Fund for MSME (SANAD) has launched a new sub-fund for equity investments in impactful financial intermediaries in the Middle East and North Africa. Carrying on SANAD’s mission to fuel entrepreneurship and employment in the region, the SANAD Equity Sub-Fund II (SANAD ESF II) mobilizes…
Migration Media Award

32 EuroMed journalists selected for Migration Media Award

15 July 2019
The third edition of the Migration Media Award has selected 32 journalists from 12 countries to receive financial and mentoring support to produce stories contributing to a more balanced narrative on migration in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The four partners of the Migration Media Award…
Union for the Mediterranean Energy and Climate Business Forum to support local authorities in their efforts towards energy transition

Union for the Mediterranean Energy and Climate Business Forum to support local authorities in their efforts towards energy transition

12 July 2019
The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean will organize the 2nd UfM Energy and Climate Business Forum: Supporting local authorities in their efforts towards the energy transition in Lisbon on 18 July 2019. The Forum is in line with the fulfillment of the UfM Roadmap aiming to “foster…
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In Lebanon the EU delegation is working for safer communities

12 July 2019
In Lebanon the EU delegation has been working towards supporting dialogue between security agencies, civilian authorities and citizens. Community engagement, trust and accountability are key ingredients for stability. Watch the below video to discover the EU action in Lebanon. Read more Facebook
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Lebanon: The European Union Ambassadors meet with H.E. Prime Minister Saad Hariri

11 July 2019
The Ambassadors of the European Union and EU Member States were received by H.E. Prime Minister Saad Hariri. The ambassadors and the Prime Minister exchanged views on the political and economic situation as well as EU-Lebanon relations. The ambassadors reaffirmed the strong and enduring…
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Lebanon: The EU behind a Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Litani River Authority and the Economic & Social Fund for Development

10 July 2019
In the framework of the new EU programme "Local development programme along the Litani River Basin", a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was recently signed by the Litani River Authority (LRA) and Economic Social Fund for Development - ESFD. Through this programme, the EU will support the LRA to…
‘SouthMed WiA

EU co-funded project ‘SouthMed WiA published the “Guidelines for a balanced gender approach in audiovisual training and education”

10 July 2019
The project ‘SouthMed WiA – Towards Greater Gender Equality: Promoting the Role and Image of Women in the Southern Mediterranean Audiovisual Sector’ has recently published the “Guidelines for a balanced gender approach in audiovisual training and education”. SouthMed WiA is implemented by a…
EU Aid for Trade - Progress Report 2019

The EU launched its EU Aid for Trade Progress Report 2019

10 July 2019
On the occasion of the 7th Global Aid for Trade Review at the WTO in Geneva, from 3 to 5 July 2019, the EU is pleased to launch its EU Aid for Trade Progress Report 2019 as a contribution to the Aid for Trade initiative and as an illustration of EU support to partner countries’ trade and productive…
Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange

The first EU-funded Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange National Information Day took place in Lebanon

10 July 2019
The first Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange National Information Day took place in Beirut last week, hosted by the Lebanese International University (LUI) and organized in collaboration with the Lebanese National Erasmus+ Office. Over 120 participants from Higher Education Institutions (international…