EU-funded D-Jil supports new projects

EU-funded D-Jil supports new projects

26 June 2019
The second D-JIL incubation session took place in Amman, Jordan, on 13-15 June 2019. It brought together the project managers selected during the second call for applications in April, in order to train them and help them to move forward with their initiatives. These projects are: LE 31 (Algéria…
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EU allocates €1 million to flood-affected Libyan city of Ghat

26 June 2019
The devastating floods that recently hit the city of Ghat, south-west of Libya, left thousands of people homeless, caused power and communication breakdown, damaged houses and public infrastructure, and put the city on risk of health disaster due to the mixed sewage and rainwater. With about €1…
Landmark Summit of the Two Shores backs Anna Lindh Foundation call for investment in a Mediterranean generation

Landmark Summit of the Two Shores backs Anna Lindh Foundation call for investment in a Mediterranean generation

26 June 2019
The Anna Lindh Foundation took part on 23-24 June 2019 in the landmark “Summit of the Two Shores: Forum for the Mediterranean”. Hosted in Marseille, the Summit brought together heads of international organisations, civil society leaders and Ministers of Foreign Affairs of North Africa and European…
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6th meeting of EU-Egypt Subcommittee on Political Matters, Human Rights and Democracy- International and Regional Issues

26 June 2019
The Subcommittee on Political matters, Human Rights and Democracy- International and Regional Issues of the Association Agreement between the Arab Republic of Egypt and the European Union held its sixth session at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Cairo on June 23-24th 2019. The meeting was co-…
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An EU-funded journalism training programme for the EU and Neighbourhood countries has been launched

26 June 2019
The College of Europe Natolin (Warsaw) Campus is proud to announce that a new, free-of-charge training programme (e-learning classes and in-person courses) that looks at fact-based journalism and European information policy has been launched. It has been developed under the new EU-funded initiative…
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Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, 26 June 2019

25 June 2019
On the occasion of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the European Union reiterates its strongest opposition to any kind of acts of torture worldwide. Torture is a crime that can target anyone through different forms and in different settings, and all victims of torture,…
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Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies to hold annual conference on regional integration and economic development model

25 June 2019
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies (EMNES) organizes its Third Annual Conference – 2019: “Towards A Regional Integration and Employment Driven Socio-Economic Model in the Mediterranean: A Comprehensive Policy Roadmap”. The event will take place at the Centre for European Policy…
Summit of the Two Shores: The Union for the Mediterranean to put forward the project ideas of the Euro-Mediterranean civil society

Summit of the Two Shores: The Union for the Mediterranean to put forward the project ideas of the Euro-Mediterranean civil society

25 June 2019
The Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), Nasser Kamel, has participated yesterday in the «Summit of the Two Shores» in Marseille, France. The Summit brought together the ten countries of the Western Mediterranean (also known as 5+5 Dialogue) and Germany and consisted of a…
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EU approves €150 million disbursement in Macro-Financial Assistance to Tunisia

25 June 2019
This is the second of three planned disbursements under the second Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme to Tunisia that was adopted by the European Parliament and the Council on 6 July 2016. In total, the second programme is worth €500 million. With today's disbursement, the EU has now…
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EU Ambassador to Israel hosted the launching event for the new Cultural Diplomacy Forum

24 June 2019
EU Ambassador to Israel Emanuele Giaufret hosted the launching event for the new Cultural Diplomacy Forum (CDF) in Israel, on 18 June, at his residence in Herzliya. The Cultural Diplomacy Forum, headed by the Simone Veil Research Centre - Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Beer Sheva, held its…