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…
Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission and the President of the Presidential Council of Libya H.E. Fayez Mustafa al-Sarraj

High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini to the President of the Presidential Council of Libya: The EU will continue to stand by the Libyan people

05 December 2018
Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission, met yesterday in Brussels with the President of the Presidential Council of Libya H.E. Fayez Mustafa al-Sarraj. They discussed the follow up to the International Conference on Libya…
Tunisia

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development supports microfinance in Tunisia

05 December 2018
The EBRD is strengthening access to local currency loans for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) by signing a credit line with Enda Tamweel, the largest microfinance institution in Tunisia. The Bank’s MSME credit line of €5 million will increase the availability of financing for…
Saida, Lebanon

European Union Ambassadors visit Saida in Lebanon

05 December 2018
European Union Ambassador Christina Lassen and Ambassadors and representatives of 13 EU Member States visited Saida on Tuesday 04 December. The delegation met with the Head of the Municipality, Mohammad el Saoudi, and the President of the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture in Sidon and…
Jordan

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development supports sustainable energy in Jordan

04 December 2018
After the successful deployment of the first rounds of renewable energy in Jordan, the EBRD is supporting the country in its next important step to boost the role of renewables in the energy mix. The EBRD will provide a US$ 265 million loan to Jordan’s National Electric Power Company (NEPCO). The…
CyberSouth trainings

Cybercrime and electronic evidence at the heart of two EU-funded trainings in Jordan

04 December 2018
The EU-funded CyberSouth project held two trainings in Jordan last month. The first training was dedicated to Jordanian legal framework on cybercrime and was held on 18 November in Amman. The meeting facilitated in depth discussions on the gaps of the current legislation on cybercrime and…
European Commission organises major environmental event

European Commission organises major environmental event

04 December 2018
Blue Invest in the Mediterranean 2019, to be held on 24 January 2019 in Malta, is a matchmaking event that brings together innovators and the financial community to sustainably develop the Blue Economy of the Mediterranean Sea basin, while protecting its marine resources. The OECD projects that…
 #HearMeToo

EUPOL COPPS supports a series of videos to help eliminate violence against women in Palestine

04 December 2018
Dignity and fair treatment should not depend on the gender. Help eliminate violence against women and girls and raise your voice against violence. Watch the series of videos supported by EUPOL COPPS, the EU coordinating office for Palestinian police support. See more on # Listen to me too # Say…