EU-funded SAFEMED IV beneficiary countries take part in awareness raising workshop on sulphur regulation

EU-funded SAFEMED IV beneficiary countries take part in awareness raising workshop on sulphur regulation

15 February 2019
On 13-14 February 2019, the European Commission (Directorate-General for Environment) organised a workshop on Sulphur Regulation with the technical assistance of the European Maritime Safety Agency. The workshop was hosted in the Agency’s premises in Lisbon. Representatives from EU member States…
The 15th Plenary session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean focuses its debates on the challenges of migrants and refugees in the region

The 15th Plenary session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean focuses its debates on the challenges of migrants and refugees in the region

15 February 2019
The Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), Nasser Kamel, participated in the 6th Summit of Presidents of Parliament and the 15th Plenary Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the UfM (PA-UfM), which took place in Strasbourg on the 13th and 14th February. The annual…
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Palestine: Join the EU Campus Tour this month

15 February 2019
Do you want to know more on opportunities for exchange in Europe? Would you like to get a scholarship for one semester or two? The EU Campus Tour aims at informing Palestinian students about the various opportunities offered by EU projects. Join the tour at the following dates for a unique…
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Jerusalem wins first place in the “Know Europe” contest

14 February 2019
After months of study, fatigue and persistence, with the participation of approximately 80 schools from all over the West Bank, Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem, 8 schools from each city, 6 students from each school, Jerusalem won first place in the “Know Europe” contest. Congratulation for Dar Al…
Union for the Mediterranean round-table debate on the future of the Euro-Mediterranean region

Union for the Mediterranean round-table debate on the future of the Euro-Mediterranean region

13 February 2019
UfM Secretary General, Nasser Kamel, hosted this week a discussion between Josep Borrell, Minister of Foreign Affairs, the European Union and Cooperation of Spain, and 15 experts and researchers from different Euro-Mediterranean countries on the state of the region and its perspectives horizon 2030…
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Local EU statement on the extension of the ban on Palestinian institutions in East Jerusalem

13 February 2019
The EU Missions in Jerusalem and Ramallah deeply regret the extension of the ban on Palestinian institutions in East Jerusalem, including the Orient House and the Arab Chamber of Commerce and Industry, which have now been prevented from operating for the past 18 years. The EU firmly believes that…
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Providing learning, Employ people: Trends in Countries Neighbouring the EU

13 February 2019
Vocational training is proven to be a fast-track from school to work, with higher employment rates among young adults who graduated from vocational training in nearly all countries. Nevertheless, not all countries offer the same opportunities. Even though there are local or regional differences,…
A working session in the IT Unit of the Ministry of Justice.

The EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support invites Swedish experts to take a look at IT security

12 February 2019
The EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support (EUPOL COPPS) arranged a two-week visit with two experts from Sweden to work closely with the IT Unit of the Ministry of Justice to identify potential risks, look at options for security improvements and offer best IT security practices. “…
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The EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support organises a seminar on the reintegration of prisoners into society

12 February 2019
On 5 February 2019, the EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support (EUPOL COPPS) and the Palestinian Correction and Rehabilitation Centers Department (CRCD) jointly organised a day-long seminar. The purpose of the seminar was to shed light on means and methods available to assist and…
Fourth Union for the Mediterranean Ministerial Meeting to address employment and labour challenges in the region

Fourth Union for the Mediterranean Ministerial Meeting to address employment and labour challenges in the region

12 February 2019
The fourth Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial Conference on Employment and Labour will be hosted by Portugal on 2-3 April 2019 in Cascais. Under the Co-Presidency of the European Union and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, the UfM Ministerial Conference will encompass on the first day a…