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Tunisia: Union for the Mediterranean event to address blue economy key issues

14 August 2019
The UfM is co-organizing on 21 September 2019 the “Forum de la Mer” in Bizerte, Tunisia. The Forum seeks to address key issues of environmental conservation and sustainable use of oceans and seas, the fight against climate change and a sustainable approach to the blue economy at the top of the…
5+5 Water Strategy in the Western Mediterranean meeting to take stock of achievements and discuss future actions

5+5 Water Strategy in the Western Mediterranean meeting to take stock of achievements and discuss future actions

14 August 2019
The 8th Technical Working Group (WG) of the 5+5 Water Strategy in the Western Mediterranean will take place in Valencia, Spain, on 18-19 September 2019. The main objectives of this meeting are to set out the state of play of the Initiative and take stock of the accomplished actions; Propose and…
EU-funded workshop to debate on post-2020 environment

EU-funded workshop to debate on post-2020 environment

13 August 2019
TESIM will organise a workshop on 9 October in Brussels, Belgium, on the theme: “What environment for post-2020?”. In its first part, the participants will share possible answers to the following questions: how does cross-border cooperation foster the protection and preservation of the environment…
10th meeting of the EU-funded Horizon 2020 Review and Monitoring Group in September

10th meeting of the EU-funded Horizon 2020 Review and Monitoring Group in September

13 August 2019
The 10th meeting of the Horizon 2020 Review and Monitoring Group is to be held on 23-24 September in Athens, Greece. The meeting aims to take stock and review progress achieved with the implementation of the programme of work of the H2020 Review and Monitoring group and in particular assess…
EU supports renewable energy in Tunisia

EU supports renewable energy in Tunisia

09 August 2019
The European Union welcomes the completion of Tozeur’s solar power plant, the first of its size in Tunisia, and looks forward to its commissioning. The 32 000 photovoltaic panels would power the equivalent of a city of 12 000 inhabitants. The EU has funded its design and building for a total…
Morocco: European Investment Bank funds one of the biggest solar power complexes in the world

Morocco: European Investment Bank funds one of the biggest solar power complexes in the world

08 August 2019
Thanks to the support of the EU and the EIB, among others, Morocco has started its own path towards becoming a sustainable-energy country. Noor Ouarzazate solar power complex is a hands-on example of how the COP21 agreement is being converted into COP22 actions. Noor Ouarzazate is one of the…
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,…
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Mediterranean energy regulators association event to assess achievements in terms of energy regulatory reforms in the region

07 August 2019
MEDREG, the Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators, is organising an event to take stock of the energy regulatory reforms in the Southern Mediterranean on 19 September in Brussels, Belgium. In 2018, MEDREG launched a new initiative which aimed at facilitating ongoing and forthcoming energy…
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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The EU-funded Clima-Med project launched the First National Training Workshop in Tunisia

02 August 2019
The Clima-Med project organised, alongside the project Focal point in Tunisia and the Ministry for Investment, Development and International Cooperation (MDICI), the first workshop, held on July 18 & 19, 2019 in Tunis, Tunisia. The event brought together the main expert and the SEACAP expert…