EU Lebanon

Lebanon: The EU launches a regional programme for Youth and Media

20 March 2019
The EU delegation in Lebanon launched the SHABAB LIVE programme. This EU regional programme for MENA places the spotlight on the youth and wants to see the media representation of youth grow. It aims at strengthening synergies and build bridges of collaboration among young people, the media and…
Middle-Eastern journalists covered Brussels Conference with EU-funded OPEN Media Hub assistance

Middle-Eastern journalists covered Brussels Conference with EU-funded OPEN Media Hub assistance

19 March 2019
Eleven journalists from Syria, Jordan and Lebanon covered the Third Brussels Conference “Supporting the future of Syria and the region” with OPEN Media Hub assistance on 12-14 March 2019. OPEN Media Hub mentors and experts worked with the journalists to help them gather information, make…
SouthMed WIA

EU initiatives to empower women behind cameras

18 March 2019
Watch the interview made in Alicante with Atidel Mejbri from Center of Arab Women for Training and Research-CAWTAR (Tunisia) and Dana Zaghayar from Shashat.org (Palestine). They are representatives of the EU SouthMed WIA sub-granted project of the 2nd call «Fostering Gender Equality for Women and…
Migration Media Award 2019: Call for applications launched

Migration Media Award 2019: Call for applications launched

14 March 2019
The Call for submissions for the Migration Media Award, aimed at showcasing and awarding journalistic excellence in the Euro-Mediterranean region, has been launched. It is for the third time that journalists reporting on migration have the chance to receive the EU-funded award. The 2019 edition…
Running an Efficient Media Business: New OPEN Media Hub online course now open

Running an Efficient Media Business: New OPEN Media Hub online course now open

13 March 2019
The OPEN Media Hub is launching a new online course on The Principles of Media Company Management. The author of the course is Eamonn Byrne, senior director of The Byrne Partners Ltd, a UK based media development and consultancy company. Previously Eamonn was a director of national and regional…
Femise

EU funded project Femise gives the floor to Euro-Mediterranean researchers

07 March 2019
"Med Change Makers" is an inclusive Mediterranean initiative launched by the EU funded project Femise - Euro-Mediterranean Forum of Institutes of Economics, in order to allow its researchers to illustrate how their research addresses politically relevant issues contributing to the strengthening of…
MEDSTAT visual

EU-funded MEDSTAT IV activities to improve relations between statisticians and journalists

06 March 2019
The journalists are important users of statistics as they relay information to different other categories of users. If they understand the data, what they say and how they are build, they may be in a better position to analyse them and to relay an information of quality. This may in turn have an…
The Fun Bus

EU in Lebanon supported the Fun Bus

04 March 2019
Children have an absolute and undeniable right to learn and play. They should be able to grow and blossom in a safe, caring, healthy and protective environment. Until recently the EU in Lebanon supported the Fun Bus for children who live and work on the streets offering non-formal education and…
EU Lebanon

Lebanon: EU Ambassador Christina Lassen meets with Minister of Interior Raya El Hassan

19 February 2019
EU Ambassador Christina Lassen met yesterday with Minister of Interior and Municipalities Raya El Hassan and congratulated her on her new post, being the first woman to head a Ministry of Interior in the region. Ambassador Lassen assured Minister El Hassan of the European Union's full commitment…
European Commission’s Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for outstanding journalism in development: Apply now

European Commission’s Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for outstanding journalism in development: Apply now

19 February 2019
The European Commission's Lorenzo Natali Media Prize recognises journalists doing exceptional reporting on development issues such as poverty eradication and the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development. Applications are now open, from 18 February to 14 April for…