EU Naval Force organised forum to address migratory phenomenon in the Mediterranean

EU Naval Force organised forum to address migratory phenomenon in the Mediterranean

02 October 2019
The 8th edition of Shared Awareness and De-confliction for the Mediterranean Sea (SHADE MED) was held in Rome at the Francesco Baracca Italian airbase, Rome (Italy), on 25 and 26 September 2019. The forum was opened by Vice Admiral Enrico Credendino, operation SOPHIA Commander, who welcomed an…
EU funds regional workshop on law enforcement training strategy on cybercrime and electronic evidence

EU funds regional workshop on law enforcement training strategy on cybercrime and electronic evidence

02 October 2019
The EU-funded CyberSouth project, in cooperation with the Jordan Armed Forces, organised a regional workshop on Law Enforcement training strategy on 24-25 September 2019 in Amman, Jordan. The event gathered 35 participants from Law Enforcement agencies of southern countries (Algeria, Tunisia,…
Jerusalem

The European Union Representative in Jerusalem organises a visit for EU member states' missions to Al-Issawiyya

02 October 2019
On 27 September 2019, the Office of the European Union Representative in Jerusalem, together with the civil society organisation Ir Amim, organised a visit for EU member states' missions to Al-Issawiyya in East Jerusalem. The participants were updated on the latest political and security…
Women

Womenpreneur Tour : EU fosters female entrepreneurship in Middle East and North Africa

02 October 2019
The SANAD Entrepreneurship Academy, run by the EU-funded SANAD Technical Assistance Facility, and the Womenpreneur Initiative are joining forces to launch the “Womenpreneur Tour” to foster female entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). In this first-of-its-kind awareness…
Lebanese Internal Security Forces

The EU Delegation to Lebanon supports the Lebanese Internal Security Forces

02 October 2019
The EUD to Lebanon’s assistance to the Lebanese Internal Security Forces (ISF) is built on the promotion and respect for human rights, for the security force to grow into one that is fully at the service of citizens. On October 1st, a new partnership between ISF and the USJ (University Saint-…
Cross-sectoral rural development

Algeria-EU: pilot projects for cross-sectoral rural development

01 October 2019
Thanks to a co-financing (Algeria-EU) of 20 million euros, the rural development projects concerning the wilayas of Setif, Tlemcen, Ain Timouchent and Laghouat were initiated under the pilot action program for rural development and agriculture (PAP ENPARD) of the EU. This is what the Director…
EU provides recommendations on cybercrime legislation amendments in Jordan

EU provides recommendations on cybercrime legislation amendments in Jordan

01 October 2019
A workshop aiming to assess the amendments to the Jordanian Electronic Crimes Law was organised on 23 September in Amman, Jordan under the framework of the EU-funded CyberSouth project. Members of the Law Committee in charge of drafting the amendments attended the event. The Council of Europe…
Union for the Mediterranean conference promotes digital transformation across the Euro-Mediterranean region

Union for the Mediterranean conference promotes digital transformation across the Euro-Mediterranean region

01 October 2019
The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Conference on “Digital Transformation and Digital Skills for the Future”, which took place on 30 September in the Estonian capital Tallinn, marked an important step towards the UfM’s engagement with the rapidly shifting technological landscape whose character…
EU-funded SAFEMED project reviews activities performed and endorses 2020-2021 Action Plan

EU-funded SAFEMED project reviews activities performed and endorses 2020-2021 Action Plan

01 October 2019
In the framework of the EU-funded SAFEMED IV project, the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) organised the 3rd SAFEMED IV Steering Committee in early September 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal. The meeting was attended by various participants from the project’s beneficiary countries, namely from Egypt…
EU launches Heritage Days in Jordan

EU launches Heritage Days in Jordan

01 October 2019
The European Union in Jordan is celebrating the “Heritage Days” in Jordan for the second consecutive year, during the whole month of October 2019, and in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities. During the Heritage Days, locals and foreigners will be invited to partake in amazing…