Watch EU-supported video reports from Tunisia

Watch EU-supported video reports from Tunisia

17 September 2019
Following the news from Tunisia? Get insider views with dozens of reports from the country produced by Tunisian media professionals with the support of EU-funded OPEN Media Hub. All stories are free for use with attribution. These reports are available here. The OPEN Media Hub project, funded…
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For a torture-free world: Council reinforces EU policy towards third countries on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment

17 September 2019
The Council adopted the following conclusions on the revised Guidelines on EU policy towards third countries on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment: "1. The Council welcomes the Guidelines on EU Policy Towards Third Countries on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or…
EU-Tunisia cooperation on research and innovation : great achievements and challenges to be met

EU-Tunisia cooperation on research and innovation : great achievements and challenges to be met

16 September 2019
The ministry of higher education and scientific research, the Directorate General “Research and Innovation” of the European Commission [DG RTD] and the delegation of the European Union to Tunisia co-organized the National Days of Tunisia-European Union Cooperation on Research and Innovation “TESI…
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EU in Israel: The lobby of the EU Delegation was vandalized

16 September 2019
Tweet from Emanuele Giaufret, EU Ambassador to Israel: "Today the lobby of the EU Delegation was vandalized with threatening slogans on the walls. No one of my colleagues was in the office as we are closed on Sunday. This incident is deplorable and has to be condemned. We will continue to do our…
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Statement by HR/VP Federica Mogherini on the occasion of the International Day of Democracy

13 September 2019
On the occasion of the International Day of Democracy, the European Union reaffirms its commitment towards democracy as a fundamental right of every human being. Every woman and every man has to be free to participate to the political, economic and social life of her or his country. No one should…
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Erasmus+: EU boosts participation of African students and staff in 2019

13 September 2019
The EU has invested an additional €17.6 million to support over 8,500 newly selected African students and staff to participate in Erasmus+ in 2019. This increase in Erasmus+ funding is one more step towards the commitment announced by President Jean-Claude Juncker in his State of the Union speech…
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Vaccination: European Commission and World Health Organization join forces to promote the benefits of vaccines

13 September 2019
The European Commission and the World Health Organization (WHO) co-hosted the world's first Global Vaccination Summit in Brussels. The aim is to accelerate global action to stop the spread of vaccine-preventable diseases, and advocate against the spread of vaccine misinformation worldwide. Opening…
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EU/Southern neighbourhood: Union for the Mediterranean focus group to discuss the development of its youth strategy

13 September 2019
Taking advantage of the unique space for exchange, peer-learning, cooperation and networking that the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe’s University on Youth and Development offers, the UfM Secretariat aims at convening a focus group during the 20th edition of the event that is taking…
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The European Union’s law enforcement agency: Europol's Director visit Israel to discuss future cooperation

13 September 2019
On 10-11 September Wil van Gemert, Deputy Executive Director of Europol, visited the Israeli National Police in Jerusalem special operational units in Lod to discuss future cooperation. The Working Arrangement between Europol Israel was signed in July 2018 to expand cooperation to combat cross-…
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EuroMed Women for Dialogue Forum: giving more visibility to women who fight cultural and gender stereotypes

13 September 2019
The EuroMed Women for Dialogue Forum was held on 11-12 September in Amman, Jordan, to promote renewed images of women as agents of intercultural dialogue in the region, and to counter prevailing stereotypes that still hamper women's full participation and potential in their societies. Organized by…