World Innovation and Creativity day : EU-funded FEMISE takes a stand

World Innovation and Creativity day : EU-funded FEMISE takes a stand

24 April 2019
On world creativity and innovation day, celebrated on April 21st, FEMISE and its researchers’ network gave some insights and analysis on the Mediterranean innovation context. All researchers agree to say that the international context, economic competitiveness, and growth partly require innovation…
The European Union gives you a chance to learn, connect and make your voice heard on Euro-Arab dialogue

The European Union gives you a chance to learn, connect and make your voice heard on Euro-Arab dialogue

23 April 2019
Are you studying Euro-Arab relations, doing research, working for a think tank or for a civil society organisation? Are you interested in one of these 4 themes: making the region safer, supporting and defending Human Rights, inclusive and sustainable development, cross-cutting themes (gender and…
EU contributes to increasing Palestinian readiness to respond to drug-related threats

EU contributes to increasing Palestinian readiness to respond to drug-related threats

23 April 2019
The ties between drug-related problems and security and health threats was the theme of a week-long seminar facilitated by the Anti-Narcotics and Organized Crime Advisor of the EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support (EUPOL COPPS), in close cooperation with the Office of the EU…
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Watch a video about the Winner of the EU regional photo contest, "Acting for Climate in South Mediterranean’’

23 April 2019
On Earth Day the EU reiterate its support for environmental protection. The EU-funded Clima-Med, "Acting for Climate in South Mediterranean’’ launched a regional photo contest to distinguish talented citizens from South Mediterranean countries who create a positive impact by shaping and promoting…
International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace

Statement by HR/VP Federica Mogherini on the International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace

23 April 2019
As we celebrate the first International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace on 24 April, the European Union reaffirms its longstanding commitment to international cooperation and the rules-based international order with the United Nations at its core, to peace and security, to human…
Palestine: EU organizes training on anti-smuggling techniques

Palestine: EU organizes training on anti-smuggling techniques

19 April 2019
In fulfilment of the needs of the General Administration for Borders and Crossings (GABC), The EU Border Assistance Mission in Rafah (EUBAM Rafah) organized a-two-day-training on Anti-Smuggling Techniques. The workshop which was held last week in Jericho, aimed at building the capacities of GABC’s…
EU-funded workshops in Palestine : A step further towards effective, predictable and participatory legislative processes

EU-funded workshops in Palestine : A step further towards effective, predictable and participatory legislative processes

18 April 2019
In an effort to raise awareness on the benefits of using structured processes for policy and law making in Palestine as well as to identify areas that require enhancement, a series of workshops on ‘Policy Development and Legislative Drafting’ has been organised jointly by the European Union through…
Annual conference takes stock of cross-border cooperation programmes and delivers hope for the future

Annual conference takes stock of cross-border cooperation programmes and delivers hope for the future

18 April 2019
The cooperation across the external borders of the EU is demonstrating its full potential; after a gradual start, a large majority of neighbourhood cross-border cooperation (CBC) programmes is now running in full speed, and the time is ripe to think about a third cycle of programming, preserving…
UfM Climate week: Stakeholders meet to discuss the impact of climate change on agriculture, the state of climate finance regarding water and renewables

UfM Climate week: Stakeholders meet to discuss the impact of climate change on agriculture, the state of climate finance regarding water and renewables

17 April 2019
The UfM Climate Week took place on 9-11 April in Barcelona, Spain, gathering a wide range of actors (UfM members’ representatives, civil society, IFIs, scientific experts…). Several climate-related meetings were organised to discuss the impact of climate change on agriculture, the state of climate…
Palestine: EU seeks to strengthen the role of women in justice institutions

Palestine: EU seeks to strengthen the role of women in justice institutions

17 April 2019
The promotion of gender equality and the fact that women will continue to play an increasingly important role in the Palestinian justice institutions were driving factors behind a recent study visit to Denmark for five female lawyers from the Palestinian Bar Association. The visit to Copenhagen,…