EU-funded Cross-Border Cooperation Programme call for strategic projects: 198 proposals submitted

EU-funded Cross-Border Cooperation Programme call for strategic projects: 198 proposals submitted

15 July 2019
Notwithstanding the reduced number of thematic priorities (7), the results of the call show once again the interest of the Euro-Mediterranean partnership for the ENI CBC Med Programme. 198 proposals were submitted under the call for strategic projects, closed on the 3rd of July. The financial value…
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SANAD launches new equity impact fund in Middle East and North Africa

15 July 2019
The SANAD Fund for MSME (SANAD) has launched a new sub-fund for equity investments in impactful financial intermediaries in the Middle East and North Africa. Carrying on SANAD’s mission to fuel entrepreneurship and employment in the region, the SANAD Equity Sub-Fund II (SANAD ESF II) mobilizes…
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…
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Syria: The EU funds food vouchers for vulnerable families

15 July 2019
Each month, the NGO People in Need provides food vouchers funded by the European Union to approximately 2.400 vulnerable families in Syria. Watch the video about Bashira. She hopes for peace, education for her children and a better and safer life without shelling. Read more Video About
EU contributes to the reform process of Jordanian institutions

EU contributes to the reform process of Jordanian institutions

12 July 2019
Yesterday the EU in Jordan witnessed the inauguration of a new Electronic Conference & Voting System in the House of Representatives. Supported by the European Union-funded programme EU Support to Jordanian Democratic Institutions & Development - EU JDID, it reflects the EU commitment to…
Union for the Mediterranean Energy and Climate Business Forum to support local authorities in their efforts towards energy transition

Union for the Mediterranean Energy and Climate Business Forum to support local authorities in their efforts towards energy transition

12 July 2019
The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean will organize the 2nd UfM Energy and Climate Business Forum: Supporting local authorities in their efforts towards the energy transition in Lisbon on 18 July 2019. The Forum is in line with the fulfillment of the UfM Roadmap aiming to “foster…
EU maritime mission held meeting to improve mutual understanding and cooperation in Central Mediterranean Sea

EU maritime mission held meeting to improve mutual understanding and cooperation in Central Mediterranean Sea

12 July 2019
The third edition of Intersessional Meeting was held in Rome, Italy last month with the main focus on: “Moving forward together to enhance mutual understanding and cooperation at sea”. The meeting was organized by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), EUNAVFOR MED (ENFM) – Sophia…
Jordan : Visit to EU-funded employment centres

Jordan : Visit to EU-funded employment centres

11 July 2019
The European Delegation to Jordan visited 2 out of 5 EU-funded employment centres in Sahab and Madaba to meet with Jordanian and Syrian workers and hear about their experiences in accessing training and job opportunities. The centres offer workers improved access to employment information,…
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Policy Lecture on Tunisia and the EU’s Democracy, human rights and resilience discourse

11 July 2019
Asma Nouira, Professor of Political Science and Law at the University of El-Manar, gives a brief description of WP4 on the EU’s democracy, human rights, resilience discourse and its contestation, with a particular focus on Tunisia. MEDRESET is organized in three phases and 10 work packages which…
A Sea of Words 2019: Algerian, Egyptian, Jordanian and Tunisian writers among the winners

A Sea of Words 2019: Algerian, Egyptian, Jordanian and Tunisian writers among the winners

11 July 2019
The international jury of "A Sea of Words 2019" literary contest has announced the 10 best stories from the 12th edition of the Youth Euro-Mediterranean Literary Contest, which this year received up to 246 stories from young people from 26 countries. Under the motto of this year’s edition, "Young…