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The SwitchMed programme presents the Switcher of the Month of August

20 August 2019
The SwitchMed sustainable consumption and production programme is happy to present the Switcher of the Month of August: Bio Vall is a line of natural cosmetic products made from local Tunisian flora. The founders Nabila Mahjoub and Hinda Regaieg's aim was to promote local biodiversity while…
The European Union renews its support to development in Tunisia

The European Union renews its support to development in Tunisia

08 August 2019
Two conventions between the European Union and Tunisia were signed on 6 August for a total amount of 30 million euros. The first convention (PROVILLE) will enable the building of infrastructure and the renovation of 146 poor neighbourhoods and will offer its inhabitants, and especially youth,…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Regional Business Forum to learn about investment opportunities

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Regional Business Forum to learn about investment opportunities

06 August 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s third Regional Business Forum for the southern and eastern Mediterranean region, ‘Investing for growth and jobs’ will be held in Tunis, Tunisia, on 17 September, in cooperation with the Tunisian authorities. This one-day event will bring…
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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…
EU Aid for Trade - Progress Report 2019

The EU launched its EU Aid for Trade Progress Report 2019

10 July 2019
On the occasion of the 7th Global Aid for Trade Review at the WTO in Geneva, from 3 to 5 July 2019, the EU is pleased to launch its EU Aid for Trade Progress Report 2019 as a contribution to the Aid for Trade initiative and as an illustration of EU support to partner countries’ trade and productive…
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The EU behind Economic Development in the Mediterranean through Peer Learning

09 July 2019
Between June 11th and 13th, 2019, (AWEX) – the Wallonia Export-Investment Agency – hosted the visit of the Centre for the Promotion of Tunisian Exports (CEPEX) for a technical exchange. As a member of the ANIMA network - Cooperation platform for economic development in the Mediterranean, AWEX and…
EU-funded Union for the Mediterranean

EU-funded Union for the Mediterranean engages in unlocking the potential of Social Economy in the Region

09 July 2019
Acting upon the EU-funded Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial mandates and in line with the UfM Roadmap’s emphasis on ensuring the contribution of UfM activities to regional stability and human development efforts, the UfM organized a Workshop on Social Economy in the MENA Region and the…
#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…
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Green Climate Fund makes €87 million available to European Bank for Reconstruction and Development urban sustainability programme

05 July 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) have signed an agreement releasing € 87 million of GCF funds to support the EBRD’s rapidly growing urban sustainability programme, EBRD Green Cities, as the first tranche of a €228 million facility. The…
EU-funded FEMISE publishes 2019 EuroMed Report on private sector in Mediterranean countries

EU-funded FEMISE publishes 2019 EuroMed Report on private sector in Mediterranean countries

04 July 2019
FEMISE has recently launched its 2019 Euro-Med report which focuses on the private sector in Mediterranean countries.It was presented to the participants of the think tank's annual conference on June 13th. How have the Mediterranean countries evolved since the launch of the Barcelona Process? Why…