11th GFMD Summit

EU co-funded organisation ICMPD releases article on migration and mobility

06 December 2018
This week, ICMPD experts are in Marrakesh to participate in the 11th GFMD Summit co-chaired by Germany and Morocco. ICMPD is an international organisation with 17 Member States, over 200 staff members, a mission in Brussels and regional offices and representatives throughout Europe, Northern…
EU & UNRWA: Together for Palestine Refugees

EU & UNRWA: Together for Palestine Refugees

06 December 2018
️EU and UNRWA joined the Palestinian students at Beit Jala Co-ed School at Aida Refugee Camp to celebrate the achievements of the EU sponsored Healthy Spaces, Healthy living Campaign.  The newly renovated school looks amazing, and the work of the students even better!  See pictures in the link…
StartUp AFRICA SUMMIT

Two EU programmes behind the StartUp AFRICA SUMMIT

06 December 2018
From December 6 to 8, 2018, StartUp Morocco organises the "StartUp AFRICA SUMMIT". The StartUp AFRICA SUMMIT is a flagship event created in close collaboration with THE NEXT SOCIETY and DIAFRIKINVEST, 2 programmes funded by the European Union. This summit will be held for 3 days at the hotel…
Western Mediterranean countries adopt roadmap to develop sustainable blue economy in the region

Western Mediterranean countries adopt roadmap to develop sustainable blue economy in the region

06 December 2018
Ministers of the Western Mediterranean countries, together with the European Commission and the Union for the Mediterranean, adopted this week a declaration to strengthen regional cooperation on the WestMED initiative. This initiative promotes the maritime economy in the Western Mediterranean, and…
EU-funded THE NEXT SOCIETY organises Advocacy Panel meeting in Morocco

EU-funded THE NEXT SOCIETY organises Advocacy Panel meeting in Morocco

06 December 2018
THE NEXT SOCIETY is organising the 2nd meeting of the National Advocacy Panel for an Innovation Policy Agenda in Morocco, which will be held today in Rabat. This meeting aims to analyse strengths and weaknesses of the national innovation system, mobilise international good practices, present…
Med Change Makers

The EU-funded FEMISE Association launches its series of interviews called « Med Change Makers »

06 December 2018
« Med Change Makers » are text and video-based interviews that allow dynamic researchers of the FEMISE (Forum Euroméditerranéen des Instituts de Sciences Economiques) network to illustrate how their research addresses a policy-relevant question and how it contributes to the policy-making process in…
Egypt

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development boosts trade in Egypt

06 December 2018
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is stepping up its support for Egyptian exporters and importers with a US$ 50 million trade facility to the Arab African International Bank (AAIB) Egypt under the EBRD’s Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP). Through this facility the EBRD…
The project Women to Women - Ta'a Marboutah

EU and SouthMed WiA behind Women to Women conference

05 December 2018
The project Women to Women - Ta'a Marboutah will host a conference tomorrow the 6th of December at the Regency Palace Amman in Jordan. The conference will be structured in four different sessions focused on the project description, its results and outputs and the consolidation of a manifesto that…
First incubator session for EU-funded D-Jil winners

First incubator session for EU-funded D-Jil winners

05 December 2018
The first incubator session of the D-JIL project was held in Tunis on 14 and 15 November 2018. The ten selected project holders met up to undergo training, exchange ideas and move forward with their initiatives. The two-day seminar, to be followed by a further five over the course of the project,…
The 11th annual photography competition winning picture

The EU in Egypt announces winners of its 11th Annual Photography Competition

05 December 2018
The European Union (EU) in Egypt announced the three winners of the 11th edition of its Annual Photography Competition with the theme of "Description of Modern Egypt". 197 people participated in the competition, submitting more than 530 photos from various cities and governorates around Egypt. The…