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Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

13 January 2020
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 College of Europe…
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Joint statement on the acceptance of a ceasefire in Libya

13 January 2020
The embassies of France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States and the Delegation of the European Union join the UN Support Mission for Libya in welcoming the acceptance by parties in Libya of a ceasefire on January 12 and announcement that both the GNA and LNA will halt military…
meeting between President Charles Michel and President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi

Egypt: meeting between President Charles Michel and President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi

13 January 2020
On 12 January, Charles Michel, President of the European Council met with Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, President of Egypt, in Cairo. The crisis in Libya was at the core of their discussion. President Michel reiterated that a political process is the only way forward and the Libyans should be at the heart…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development boosts small firms in Tunisia

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development boosts small firms in Tunisia

09 January 2020
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is helping to increase the availability of funds for small firms in Tunisia through a local currency loan equivalent to €2 million to Advans Tunisie, an international microfinance institution serving more than one million customers…
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Israel: Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the latest settlement announcements

09 January 2020
On January 5 and 6, the Israeli authorities approved the construction of almost two thousand housing units in illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank, including the retroactive approval of already existing constructions, some of which were built on private Palestinian land. This decision…
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Libya : High Representative/Vice-President Borrell meets with Libyan Prime Minister al-Sarraj and Foreign Minister Siala in Brussels

09 January 2020
Yesterday, High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell met with the Prime Minister of Libya, Mr Fayez al-Sarraj, and Foreign Minister Mohamed Taha Siala in Brussels, in two separate meetings. The first meeting was hosted by the President of the European Council Charles Michel. A separate…
Irregular migration into EU at lowest level since 2013

Irregular migration into EU at lowest level since 2013

09 January 2020
The number of irregular border crossings detected on the European Union’s external borders last year fell to the lowest level since 2013 due to a drop in the number of people reaching European shores via the Central and Western Mediterranean routes. Preliminary 2019 data collected by Frontex, the…
EU will step up efforts towards a peaceful and political solution in Libya

The European Union will step up efforts towards a peaceful and political solution in Libya

09 January 2020
On Wednesday 8 January 2020, the President of the European Council, Charles Michel, together with High Representative Josep Borrell, have met with Fayez al-Sarraj, Chairman of the Presidency Council of the Government of National Accord of the State of Libya, upon his arrival in Brussels. …
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Statement by President von der Leyen after the special College meeting on 8 January 2020

08 January 2020
President von der Leyer issued the following statement on 8 January 2020 after the special College meeting: This morning the College met to discuss the situation stemming from the tensions in Iraq, Iran, the wider Middle East as well as Libya. And while we are standing here, we are still following…
Let the “GAIMS” begin: retooling tourism in the Mediterranean region

Let the “GAIMS” begin: retooling tourism in the Mediterranean region

08 January 2020
The American University of Beirut and its partners in the MED GAIMS (MED GAmifIcation for Memorable tourist experienceS) project from four countries, Lebanon, Jordan, Spain, and Italy have met in Villanova, Spain to kick-off the project. The MED GAIMS is an EU funded (€2.3 million) project under…