EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2018

EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2019: call for papers launched

21 March 2019
The EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2019 “Civil Society and Social Movements in the Euro-Mediterranean Region” will be held on 18-19 June in Barcelona. The event is organised by EuroMeSCo network and the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed). This year’s edition will explore the social…
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

EU Declaration on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

21 March 2019
This year we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the entry into force of the International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD). The Convention has proven to be an effective tool, by holding Governments accountable to their citizens and on the international…
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…
EU Morocco

The EU Delegation to Morocco supports civil society

20 March 2019
A meeting around the State-civil society partnership was held on Tuesday 19 March at the Farah Hotel in Rabat in the presence of Mr. Mustapha EL KHALFI, Minister Delegate to the Head of Government in charge of relations with Parliament and civil society, Government spokesperson, Claudia WIEDEY,…
Action for Hope

EU supporting cultural projects in the Arab region

19 March 2019
Three cultural projects from the Arab region are receiving technical and in-kind support under Fa’ael. Fa’ael is a training and mentorship program for cultural managers working with communities in crisis, it exists under the EU co-funded Action for Hope programme. The cultural projects are first,…
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…
Med Culture

Palestine: EU funded workshop in cultural management

19 March 2019
The EU funded Med Culture organised a workshop in cultural management in Palestine. It was organised upon request from the Municipality of As Samou’. It aimed at training the ones who will be directly and indirectly be involved in the management of the Cultural Youth Centres (CYC) in Palestine.…

Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

18 March 2019
Tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the European Neighbourhood: Have you missed any opportunities this week? Click on the links below to find out the latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood.   Jobs opportunities, Trainings & Fellowships Project Analyst –Higher…
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 (Palestine). They are representatives of the EU SouthMed WIA sub-granted project of the 2nd call «Fostering Gender Equality for Women and…
The Syria Freedom Bus Passes through Brussels

The Syria Freedom Bus passes through Brussels

15 March 2019
The Syria Freedom Bus has traveled from London to Paris and Berlin and on March 13 was in Brussels for the Conference “Supporting the future of Syria and the region”. Families from inside Syria and around the world had sent in hundreds of photos of their family members detained or disappeared,…