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Lebanon: EU Ambassador Christina Lassen meets with Prime Minister Saad Hariri

14 June 2019
EU Ambassador Christina Lassen met today with Prime Minister Saad Hariri at his residence to discuss local and regional developments and EU-Lebanon relations. Ambassador Lassen welcomed the Government's recent agreement on the 2019 national budget but requested more information and dialogue on the…
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EU support on the occasion of Egypt’s Day against Female Genital Mutilation

14 June 2019
On the occasion of Egypt’s Day against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the European Union reiterates its strong commitment and support to Egypt in its fight against FGM and all harmful practices that negatively affects girls’ and women’s physical and psychological well-being. The EU is strongly…
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Algeria : EU-funded programme on cultural heritage to hold its closing conference

14 June 2019
The closing conference of the “Support Programme to the Protection and Valorisation of Cultural Heritage in Algeria” will take place on 18 June in Algiers, Algeria. The Algerian minister of Culture and the Ambassador of the EU to Algeria will open the event. The objective of the conference is to…
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From Vision to Action: The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward

14 June 2019
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini has presented the third progress report on the implementation of the European Union Global Strategy, “The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward”, which will be discussed by the EU Foreign and Defence Ministers at the…
100 Euro Mediterranean civil society personalities present key development projects for the region

100 Euro Mediterranean civil society personalities present key development projects for the region

13 June 2019
100 civil society representatives from the ten countries of the Western Mediterranean (also known as 5+5 Dialogue) have gathered in Tunis for a pre-Summit preparatory Forum entitled: “Towards a common space of intercultural dialogue; sustainable, inclusive production and development”. Each country…
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EU-funded Qudra renovates the social development centre “Majdel Anjar” in Lebanon

13 June 2019
A big round of applause for the newly renovated social development centre “Majdel Anjar” in Bekaa! EU-funded Qudra rehabilitates social development centres (SDCs) in communities in Lebanon with a high percentage of Syrian refugees. Since not all Syrians and Lebanese live close to one of the…
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EU promotes sustainable fisheries in the Mediterranean at high-level conference on MedFish4Ever initiatives

13 June 2019
The countries surrounding the Mediterranean Sea met on 11 and 12 June, in Marrakech, Morocco, for the high-level conference of the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean on restoring healthy fisheries in this important sea basin. Adopted in 2017, the Declaration sets in motion a new…
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EU Statement on the occasion of the International Albinism Awareness Day, 13 June

12 June 2019
n the occasion of the International Albinism Awareness Day, we celebrate the courage and strength of persons with albinism, in countering the discrimination, stigmatisation and violence they face in many countries in the world. Misconceptions of albinism persist, putting both adults and children…
EU-funded Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies to co-organize HOMERe Annual Conference on Employment and Employability

EU-funded Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies to co-organize HOMERe Annual Conference on Employment and Employability

12 June 2019
The Annual Conference of the project HOMERe for 2019 will take place in Marseille, France on 21 June 2019 under the theme “Employment and Employability – Adequacy to the Mediterranean labor market”. The Conference is co-organized by the Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies (EMNES), in…
EU-funded video released to support Mediterranean Generation movement

EU-funded video released to support Mediterranean Generation movement

12 June 2019
150 YoungMedVoices, intercultural experts and educators united last April in Malta to launch a call to action for investment in the “Mediterranean Generation”. In preparation to the landmark Summit of the Two Shores, their goal is to partner with policy makers and tear down prejudices about…