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Read Migration Media Awardees’ story about Syrian refugees

14 August 2019
Read a story about Syrian refugees facing discrimination in Germany, written by the Migration Media 2018 Awardees Sally Hayden and Ziad Ghandour for The Irish Times. This article was supported by a grant from the Migration Media Award, funded by the EU.   Read more Facebook post Sally Hayden…
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day for the World’s Indigenous Peoples

09 August 2019
This year, as we mark the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, we also honour the International Year of Indigenous Languages by celebrating the contributions of indigenous peoples to the world’s linguistic diversity. Language is the most direct expression of culture and what gives…
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EU-funded summer camp for refugee children in Lebanon

09 August 2019
The Qudra summer camp for children in Majdel Anjar-Bekaa focused on expressing feelings and emotions by using different methods such as Drawing, music, sports and story-telling... The activities are financed by the EU-funded Madad Fund (in response to the Syrian crisis) and the Geman government…
 “Of Love and Onions"  #EU4Culture #EU4YOUth

Lebanon: A theatre performance thanks to an EU-funded initiative

05 August 2019
Over the period of 6 months, a group of youth worked together to create their own theatre performance with mentorship and guidance from Zoukak Theatre Company, thanks to an EU-funded initiative in Lebanon. Watch their performance “Of Love and Onions" / Read more Facebook Video
Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange launches first Online Euro-Med Debate Competition

Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange launches first Online Euro-Med Debate Competition

01 August 2019
Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange is launching the first Online Euro-Med Debate Competition from 26 to 30 August. It is open to Debate Team Leaders and their local teams from all across Europe and the Southern Mediterranean. Young people between 18 and 30 will meet online and engage in intercultural…
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QUDRA Programme protection day with the EUD in Lebanon

31 July 2019
Throwack to QUDRA Programme protection day with the EUD in Lebanon. Thousands of people can now visit one of 9 freshly rehabilitated and equipped MOSA Social Development Center (SDC), getting the services they need in a more user-friendly environment. SDC staff there can also perform their daily…
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EU Ambassador to Lebanon farewell interview on TV

26 July 2019
Watch EU Ambassador Christina Lassen's farewell interview on Télé Liban, talking about the EU - Lebanon relations, human rights, environment and various other topics. Read more Facebook Video
The SouthMed WiA Final Regional Conference

EU co-funded project SouthMed WiA partners and stakeholders meet in Casablanca

25 July 2019
The EU co-funded SouthMed WiA Final Regional Conference took place in Casablanca on July 11-12, 2019, and served as an opportunity to present achievements that had been accomplished, discuss the challenges, make steps towards the sustainability of efforts beyond the life of the project, while…
UNESCO and Anna Lindh Foundation reinforce collaboration to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

UNESCO and Anna Lindh Foundation reinforce collaboration to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

25 July 2019
On 24 July 2019, UNESCO signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Anna Lindh Foundation, that will focus primarily on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, with a particular emphasis put on intercultural dialogue; cultural diplomacy; education and training; as…
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Lebanon: Towards a plastic free Mediterranean Sea with the help of the EU

22 July 2019
Lebanese civil society and the European Union Delegation to Lebanon launched a new environmental initiative tackling marine litter. The joint initiative is part of the "Bahr Bala Plastic" project, which aims at raising awareness about the dangers related to plastic and reducing its use. The "Bahr…