Migration Media Award

32 EuroMed journalists selected for Migration Media Award

15 July 2019
The third edition of the Migration Media Award has selected 32 journalists from 12 countries to receive financial and mentoring support to produce stories contributing to a more balanced narrative on migration in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The four partners of the Migration Media Award…
#EUinLebanon

In Lebanon the EU delegation is working for safer communities

12 July 2019
In Lebanon the EU delegation has been working towards supporting dialogue between security agencies, civilian authorities and citizens. Community engagement, trust and accountability are key ingredients for stability. Watch the below video to discover the EU action in Lebanon. Read more Facebook
EU assists implementation of international treaties in Palestine

EU assists implementation of international treaties in Palestine

12 July 2019
Recently the European Union Police and Rule of Law Mission (EUPOL COPPS) conducted a workshop for members of the Palestinian Harmonization Committee revolving around the methodology for implementing international treaties into national legislation. The workshop also touched upon the division of…
#EUinLebanon

Lebanon: The European Union Ambassadors meet with H.E. Prime Minister Saad Hariri

11 July 2019
The Ambassadors of the European Union and EU Member States were received by H.E. Prime Minister Saad Hariri. The ambassadors and the Prime Minister exchanged views on the political and economic situation as well as EU-Lebanon relations. The ambassadors reaffirmed the strong and enduring…
#EUinLebanon

Lebanon: The EU behind a Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Litani River Authority and the Economic & Social Fund for Development

10 July 2019
In the framework of the new EU programme "Local development programme along the Litani River Basin", a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was recently signed by the Litani River Authority (LRA) and Economic Social Fund for Development - ESFD. Through this programme, the EU will support the LRA to…
The European Border Assistance Mission for the Rafah

The European Border Assistance Mission for the Rafah Crossing Point has been extended

10 July 2019
The Council of the European Union has extended the Mandate of the EU Border Assistance Mission for the Rafah Crossing Point (EUBAM Rafah), as well as the Mandate of the EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support (EUPOL COPPS), until 30 June 2020. The Council also extended the mandate of…
EUBAM Rafah

European Union Border Assistance Mission to Rafah: Highly Specialized Training Session Concluded

09 July 2019
For several years, the European Union Border Assistance Mission to Rafah (EUBAM Rafah) has directed its activities towards building the capacities of the different agencies in the field of border control and the strengthening of external borders. In that context, the Mission concluded a 3-day-…
#YoungMedvoices2030

EU-supported Young Mediterranean Voices programme launched a region-wide campaign to empower Mediterranean youth

09 July 2019
The government of Spain is partnering in the launch of #YoungMedvoices2030, a region-wide campaign to empower Mediterranean youth in accelerating the implementation of the global Agenda for Sustainable Development. The campaign is affiliated to “Young Mediterranean Voices”, the region’s leading…
The European Council

The European Council adopts conclusions: Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals across the world

08 July 2019
The EU Council adopted conclusions welcoming the publication of the first joint synthesis report of the EU and its member states on ''Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals across the world'' as an important contribution to EU reporting at the High Level Political Forum in 2019. The Council…
MEDRESET

Check this Policy Lecture on EU Construction of the Mediterranean

08 July 2019
Tobias Schumacher (Chair in European Neighbourhood Policy at the College of Europe) explains the main findings of Work Package 1 (WP1). In this WP, MEDRESET consortium identified the EU construction of the Mediterranean and its own role understanding in this process. MEDRESET is organized in three…