European Bank for Reconstruction and Development launches mentoring programme for Syrian entrepreneurs in Turkey

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development launches mentoring programme for Syrian entrepreneurs in Turkey

05 August 2019
Syrian entrepreneurs in Turkey, who have fled the conflict in their home country, will have access to local business networks and know-how to build their managerial capacity thanks to a mentoring programme launched by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on 2 August. In…
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Lebanon: A theatre performance thanks to an EU-funded initiative

05 August 2019
Over the period of 6 months, a group of youth worked together to create their own theatre performance with mentorship and guidance from Zoukak Theatre Company, thanks to an EU-funded initiative in Lebanon. Watch their performance “Of Love and Onions" / Read more Facebook Video
EU to deploy election observation mission in Tunisia

EU to deploy election observation mission in Tunisia

05 August 2019
Upon the invitation of the Higher Independent Body for the Elections (ISIE), the EU will deploy an election observation mission to Tunisia for the presidential and legislative elections to take place respectively on 15 September and 6 October. This decision is in line with the support policy of…
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Declaration by the High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU on the support to the UN facilitated political process in Libya

05 August 2019
The European Union and its Member States are united in demanding that all Libyan parties commit to a permanent ceasefire and return to a UN facilitated political process. The European Union and its Member States welcome the proposal by Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United…
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Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

05 August 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 Contracts Finance Partner…
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The EU-funded Clima-Med project launched the First National Training Workshop in Tunisia

02 August 2019
The Clima-Med project organised, alongside the project Focal point in Tunisia and the Ministry for Investment, Development and International Cooperation (MDICI), the first workshop, held on July 18 & 19, 2019 in Tunis, Tunisia. The event brought together the main expert and the SEACAP expert…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development invests €5 million in Egyptian frozen fruits and vegetables company

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development invests €5 million in Egyptian frozen fruits and vegetables company

02 August 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is investing €5 million in Raya Foods, a fast-growing frozen fruits and vegetables production company based in Egypt, to support the fast growing business’ future expansion. The financing will boost the company’s ability to invest in new…
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Union for the Mediterranean side event on water, environment and youth in the World Water Week

02 August 2019
The Union for the Mediterranean is co-organizing on 27 August a side event on Water, Environment and Youth on 27 August 2019, in the margins of the World Water Week in Stockholm. Through enhanced understanding and awareness of innovation, education, job creation and networking opportunities, this…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development finances largest private-to-private solar project in Jordan yet

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development finances largest private-to-private solar project in Jordan yet

02 August 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) together with its partners is supporting a pioneering energy project in Jordan with a financial package of up to US$ 35 million. The investment will be the largest private-to-private solar project in Jordan yet. The solar plants are…
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The EU behind the ‘KHITAN’ project aiming at enhancing the employability of women and young people in the State of Palestine

02 August 2019
In Ramallah, the National Economy Minister Mr. Khaled OSAILI launched the implementation activities of ‘KHITAN’ project aiming at enhancing the employability of women and young people in the State of Palestine through the development of the Value Chain of Garments and Textile with the support from…