10th anniversary of EU Charter of Fundamental Rights

EU Charter of Fundamental Rights marks its 10th anniversary

11 November 2019
On 1 December 2019, the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights will celebrate its 10th anniversary since it became legally binding, with the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty on 1 December 2009. To mark this anniversary, the European Commission, together with the Finnish Presidency of the Council of…
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Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

11 November 2019
Have you missed any opportunities this week? Click on the links below to find out the latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood: Tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the European Neighbourhood. Jobs opportunities, Trainings & Fellowships Finance and Contracts…
Idhna in Hebron Governorate, Palestine

With the support of the EU: Laying the cornerstone for the European-Palestinian Center for the E-Waste Treatment in Hebron Governorate

11 November 2019
In the presence of the Governor of Hebron, the President of the Environmental Quality Authority and representatives of the European Union and several ministries and local authorities, the cornerstone of the European-Palestinian Center for the E-Waste treatment was laid in the town of Idhna in…
Euromed Transport Rail Project annual steering committee held in Brussels

Euromed Transport Rail Project annual steering committee held in Brussels

08 November 2019
The Annual Steering Committee of the EUMedRail project was held in Brussels on 6 November 2019. Hosted by the Directorate for Mobility of the European Commission, the Steering Committee took place prior to the celebration of the UfM Working Groups (WGs) on Land, Air and Maritime Transport &…
Launch of the "Joint European Roadmap for Engagement with Civil Society in Palestine 2018-2020"

Launch of the Joint European Road-map for Engagement with Palestinian Civil Society

08 November 2019
The European Development Partners, representatives of Palestinian Civil Society Organisations and the Palestinian Authority marked yesterday the launch of the "Joint European Roadmap for Engagement with Civil Society in Palestine 2018-2020". The launching event was attended by Dr. Estephan Salameh…
EUPOL COPPS in Palestine

Palestine : EU Police and Rule of Law Mission visits Salfit Magistrate Court

08 November 2019
The High Judicial Council together with the EU Police and Rule of Law Mission (EUPOL COPPS) representatives have paid a visit to Salfit Magistrate Court, in the northern West Bank, and met judges and representatives from its administration to assess their needs. This visit is the first in a court…
Euromed Police high-level meeting

Euromed Police high-level meeting : envisioning the future of euro-Mediterranean police cooperation

08 November 2019
Euromed Police held its 4th High-Level Meeting last month at Europol headquarters in the Hague, Holland, in conjunction with the European Police Chiefs Convention. High-Level Meetings are an opportunity for South Partner Countries (SPC), EU member states and institutional stakeholders (such as the…
Eu contributing to the PA payment of October salaries and pensions

Palestine: the EU contributes €16.5 million to the payment of October salaries and pensions

07 November 2019
The European Union has made a contribution of €16.5 million to the payment of October salaries and pensions of more than 40,000 Palestinian civil servants and pensioners in the West Bank. This contribution is funded by the European Union as part of its Direct Financial Support to the Palestinian…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development addressing youth unemployment in West Bank and Gaza

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development addressing youth unemployment in West Bank and Gaza

07 November 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and its co-investors the Palestine Investment Fund, Semilla de Olivo and FMO (the Netherlands Development Finance Company) are financing the first Palestinian employment-development impact bond to address high levels of youth unemployment…
EU-funded SAFEMED IV held seminar on Ballast Water Management Convention

EU-funded SAFEMED IV held seminar on Ballast Water Management Convention

06 November 2019
Under the framework of the EU-funded SAFEMED IV project, the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) delivered a training on the implementation and enforcement of the International Maritime Organisation’s Ballast Water Management Convention. Overall, 18 participants from Algeria, Israel, Jordan,…