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The EU-funded “Generation What?” program reveals similarities between young people from Europe and the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean region

08 October 2019
“Generation What?” is an interactive multi-media program drawing the portrait of the current generation of 18-35-year-old in Europe as well as in eight Southern and Eastern Mediterranean countries: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia. Through a unique survey,…
EU-supported Young Mediterranean Voices programme launches national dialogue forums in 8 Southern Mediterranean countries

EU-supported Young Mediterranean Voices programme launches national dialogue forums in 8 Southern Mediterranean countries

08 October 2019
The Young Mediterranean Voices (YMV) programme is organising a month-long, region-wide initiative of debate competitions and national dialogue forums. During the months of October and November, 8 Southern Mediterranean countries (Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, and…
European Union HR/VP Federica Mogherini decorated in Amman

Jordan: European Union HR/VP Federica Mogherini decorated by King Abdullah II

07 October 2019
On Monday 7 October, European Union High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini was received in Amman, at Al Husseiniya Palace, by His Majesty King Abdullah II and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein.  The meeting covered the partnership between Jordan and the EU and means of…
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EU-funded SANAD and Mowgli Mentoring team up to support Syrian and Lebanese entrepreneurs in Lebanon

07 October 2019
The Entrepreneurship Academy of the EU-funded SANAD Fund for MSME and Mowgli Mentoring have launched their second joint initiative, a mentoring program aimed at boosting the success of Syrian and Lebanese micro-entrepreneurs in the Middle East. Following on the success of the six-month pilot…
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The NEXT SOCIETY introduced 1st Investment Academy

07 October 2019
As the lack of access to finance remains the main obstacle for innovative companies in the MENA region, co-funded EU open community of change makers THE NEXT SOCIETY introduced the 1st Investment Academy, a privileged 16-hour coaching on “Preparing for due Diligence” on 3 and 4 October 2019 in…
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Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

07 October 2019
Have you missed any opportunities this week? Click on the links below to find out the latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood: Tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the European Neighbourhood. Jobs opportunities, Trainings & Fellowships Provision of technical…
4th Regional Forum of the Union for the Mediterranean: “Paving the way forward”

4th Regional Forum of the Union for the Mediterranean: Paving the way forward

07 October 2019
The 4th edition of the Regional Forum of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM): “Paving the way forward”, will take place on 10 October 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. Building on the success of the first three editions, the 4th UfM Regional Forum will provide the occasion to take stock of the progress…
Libyan municipality officers gain skills under EU-funded programme

Libyan municipality officers gain skills under EU-funded programme

07 October 2019
Communication officers from 24 municipalities across Libya attended a three-day technical workshop on strategic communications on 1-3 October in Tunis, Tunisia. The objective of the workshop is to improve communications between local authorities and communities at the municipality level, raise…
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Beirut welcomes the ANIMA 3rd Master Classes modules on economic development

07 October 2019
From 30 September to 4 October 2019, ANIMA Investment Network co-organised with Berytech, a platform to support entrepreneurship and innovation in Lebanon, the 3rd modules of the Master Classes, a cycle of certified training courses on territorial marketing and cooperation project management for 55…
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Palestine: Information sessions about the EU call for proposals for the civil society organisations

04 October 2019
As part of the call for proposals for the civil society organisations as actors of governance and development work in the field 2019-2020 (ref. no. EuropeAid/166474/DD/ACT/Multi), information sessions are planned during October in Palestine. The following information sessions are organized by the…