EU-funded MENAWARA project launched to promote water re-use in agriculture in Mediterranean countries

EU-funded MENAWARA project launched to promote water re-use in agriculture in Mediterranean countries

21 November 2019
A press meeting was held on 18 November in the historical building of the University of Sassari in Italy to meet the local and national press and announce the official launch of EU-funded MENAWARA project, in the framework of ENI CBC MED programme. Project manager prof. Pier Paolo Roggero informed…
GREENinMED Malaga, Spain

Series of EU-funded cross-border cooperation projects kick off

15 November 2019
GREENinMED is to be launched on 27 November in Malaga, Spain. The project, which will be implemented in Spain, France and Israel, proposes an integrated approach for the development of new products and services addressed to the efficient use of water and energy and reduction in consumption by 10%…
Tunisia: the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development contributes to getting the best out of olive oil

Tunisia: the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development contributes to getting the best out of olive oil

05 November 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations support the production of extra virgin olive oil in Tunisia. This includes innovative training activities, supported by EU funds, on how to make high-quality olive oil…
MedSNAIL project

Supporting sustainable farming: launch of EU-funded MedSNAIL project

24 October 2019
EU-funded project Sustainable Networks for Agro-food Innovation Leading in the Mediterranean (MedSNAIL) has been launched under the framework of ENI CBC Med programme. With a total budget of 2 million €, the three-year project includes seven countries: Spain, Italy, Lebanon, Palestine, Tunisia,…
PAP-ENPARD Tunisie 2nd commitee meeting

PAP-ENPARD Tunisia: 2nd Technical Committee meeting

14 October 2019
PAP-ENPARD Tunisia Program Management Unit (PMU) organised, in Tunis, a technical meeting as part of the regular follow-up activities. The first Technical Monitoring Committee meeting was organised on 5 April 2019 to monitor the progress of the Program and to discuss the preliminary results and…
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European Investment Bank and Lebanese government : financial agreement for the Greater Tripoli basin wastewater networks project

03 October 2019
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Government of the Republic of Lebanon agreed the terms for a € 74 million loan to the Greater Tripoli Basin Wastewater Networks project, targeting the extension of wastewater networks in Tripoli and surrounding areas. The financing will be signed shortly…
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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…
 end child labour in agriculture

EU rallies to end child labour in agriculture

27 May 2019
To mark the World Day Against Child Labour, the European Commission’s Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) are jointly organising a conference…
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Remarks by HR/VP Mogherini at the press conference following the 15th Association Council between the European Union and Tunisia

20 May 2019
It is a pleasure for me to receive again my friend the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tunisia [Khemaies Jhinaoui], in Brussels on the occasion of the 15th session of the Association Council between the European Union and Tunisia. We have discussed at length the priority that I consider to be the…
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Joint statement to the press following the 15th meeting of the EU-Tunisia Association Council

17 May 2019
The fifteenth session of the Association Council between the European Union and Tunisia was held in Brussels on 17 May 2019. This session of the Association Council highlighted the excellence of the privileged EU - Tunisia partnership, based on shared values and dynamic and diversified cooperation…