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Statement by HR/VP Mogherini on the occasion of Universal Children's Day

19 November 2019
On the occasion of Universal Children's Day on 20 November, the European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy stated the following : "This year we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child - the most widely…
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies organised event to share views on the future of Euromed relations

The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies organised event to share views on the future of Euromed relations

19 November 2019
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies - EMNES, the Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association - EMEA, and the Centre for European Policy Studies CEPS, organised the lunch time meeting event "How important is the Southern neighborhood for the future of Europe?", which took place on 14…
Euromed Report 2019 on repatriation of refugees from Arab conflicts to be presented in Cairo

Euromed Report 2019 on repatriation of refugees from Arab conflicts to be presented in Cairo

14 November 2019
The latest FEMISE-ERF (Economic Research Forum) EuroMed report on “Repatriation of refugees from Arab conflicts: Conditions, Costs and Scenarios for Reconstruction” will be presented in a special session that will be organised by ERF during its workshop on 20-21 November in Cairo, Egypt. The…
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Euromed Police analysts convene to work on threat assessment

12 November 2019
The International Cooperation Division of the French Interior Ministry (DCI) hosted the meeting of the Euromed Police Analysis Network last month. Over two days, the analysts from the Euromed Police partner countries worked on the project’s flagship product: the Euromed Police Threat Assessment,…
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…
European Border and Coast Guard Agency explores possibilities for cooperation with Morocco on cross-border security

European Border and Coast Guard Agency explores possibilities for cooperation with Morocco on cross-border security

06 November 2019
Last week, Frontex, the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, hosted the 24th International Border Police Conference (IBPC), a bi-annual event that brought together law enforcement executives from nearly 100 countries on five continents, as well as representatives of international organisations,…
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PPRD South: Initiative for a strengthened euro Mediterranean collaboration in terms of prevention, preparedness and natural disasters management

04 November 2019
Sixteen managers and high-ranking officers will meet in Rome on 5-7 November 2019. Coming from national services of civil protection and disaster risk management agencies of South Mediterranean partner countries, they will identify a common road map in order to enhance national and regional…
Syria - Statement by HR/VP Federica Mogherini

Statement by HR/VP Federica Mogherini on the inaugural meeting of Syria Constitutional Committee

31 October 2019
Today is a day of renewed hope: the opening ceremony of the Constitutional Committee, established in the framework of UN Security Council Resolution 2254 to discuss a future constitutional framework for Syria, took place in Geneva.   This is an important and long-awaited moment, a result of the…
International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists – 2nd November 2019

31 October 2019
Freedom of expression, in all its forms, is the very essence of democracy. Only with a thriving, free and independent media landscape, we can hold governments, businesses and society at large accountable. And precisely for this fundamental right, far too often, journalists and media workers are…
Launch of the Senegal's digital platform for diaspora entrepreneurs

Launch of the Senegal's digital platform for diaspora entrepreneurs

31 October 2019
On 22 October, 25 entrepreneurs from Morocco, Senegal and Tunisia met in Dakar to work on their strategy of seeking financing from diaspora investors as part of the Investment Academy of the DiafrikInvest project coordinated by the ANIMA Investment network. The next day, they participated in the…