Ljubljana Creative Forum 2019 to link the Southern Mediterranean and the Western Balkans through creativity

Ljubljana Creative Forum 2019 to link the Southern Mediterranean and the Western Balkans through creativity

05 November 2019
The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) is co-organizing the second edition of Creative Forum Ljubljana together with the Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH commissioned by BMZ. This Forum is the only platform that links…
Sustainable tourism to boost local economies: launch of EU-funded CROSSDEV project

Sustainable tourism to boost local economies: launch of EU-funded CROSSDEV project

23 October 2019
What if abandoned ruins become the key factor to develop the economy of entire regions? That is what the CROSSDEV project ('Cultural Routes for Sustainable Social and economic Development in Mediterranean') intends to realize in 4 Mediterranean countries: Italy, Jordan, Lebanon and Palestine. Its…
The Union for the Mediterranean and FotoNostrum to stimulate cultural interaction, dialogue and social integration

The Union for the Mediterranean and FotoNostrum to stimulate cultural interaction, dialogue and social integration

21 October 2019
The Union for the Mediterranean Secretary General Nasser Kamel signed on 17 October 2019 a Memorandum of Understanding with The WonderPick Limited – FotoNostrum. Through this MoU the UfM confirms its contribution for the intercultural dialogue in the Mediterranean region and reinforces its…
They are Syria : EU co-funds short films to give Syrians a voice

They are Syria : EU co-funds short films to give Syrians a voice

09 October 2019
The European External Action Service - EEAS will be hosting screenings of three short films by Syria-born filmmakers exploring the consequences of eight years of conflict. The screening will take place on 16 October in Brussels, Belgium. It will be followed by a conversation with the directors and…
Anna Lindh Foundation

EU-funded Anna Lindh Foundation regional forum focuses on building inclusive, sustainable and intercultural cities

04 October 2019
The annual regional forum of the Anna Lindh Foundation Network in Sweden “Celebrating Our Diversity” will take place on 9-11 October in Helsinki, Finland, on the theme "Building Inclusive, Sustainable & Intercultural Cities". The forum will bring together nearly 50 participants from the Euro-…
 EU funded “Generation What? Arabic” project

Presentation of the “Generation What? Arabic” project

30 September 2019
“Generation What” is an interactive multi-media program, originally initiated in France in 2016 by France Televisions, and subsequently implemented by public service broadcasters in 13 EU Member States and France’s Overseas Territories as well as in Asian Pacific countries. In 2018, the EU…
“A Sea of Words 2019” literary contest : Tunisian author Khamsa Kharabi comes second

“A Sea of Words 2019” literary contest : Tunisian author Khamsa Kharabi comes second

27 September 2019
The story of the young Polish Bartłomiej Juszczak, which reflects the life and work expectations of young people and their hope for a better future, has been awarded as the best of the 2019 edition of the Euro-Mediterranean literary contest "A Sea of ​​Words". The Invisible has been chosen by the…
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The EU delegation to Lebanon announced the opening of Lebanon's European Theatre Festival

25 September 2019
The EU delegation to Lebanon announced the opening of Lebanon's European Theatre Festival in a press conference at Al Madina Theatre. It’s the only European theatre festival in the Middle East and the Arab world and it's all about inter-cultural exchange between Europe and Lebanon and creating an…
EU Libya

Libya: EU provides teachers with laptops and computer training

20 September 2019
During week three of the professional development programme for teachers from African community schools in the Libyan city of Sabha, funded by the European Union, the teachers received laptops and computer training. “I enjoy having a dedicated laptop to work on. I did not know about the functions…
Lebanon’s European Theatre Festival

Lebanon’s European Theatre Festival Press Conference on Monday 23 September 2019

19 September 2019
The European Union in Lebanon and Al Madina Theatre invite you to a press conference on Monday 23 September at 11h45 at Al Madina Theatre, to launch the 2nd edition of Lebanon’s European Theatre Festival. Please confirm your presence by email, or call Nathalie Elmir at 03-026622 for more…