EU-funded SAFEMED IV project at the Mediterranean Coast Guard Functions Forum Secretariat Meeting

EU-funded SAFEMED IV project at the Mediterranean Coast Guard Functions Forum Secretariat Meeting

07 February 2019
The EU funded SAFEMED IV project supported the organization and the hosting of the first Mediterranean Coast Guard Functions Forum Secretariat Meeting of 2019. The meeting was held on 29 January at EMSA premises, in Lisbon, Portugal. The agenda included provisions for the following Secretariat…
EU-funded Clima-Med project organises capacity-building workshop

EU-funded Clima-Med project organises capacity-building workshop

07 February 2019
In close coordination with UN Habitat and the EU-funded Clima-Med project, a training workshop will take place in Beirut, Lebanon from 18 to 20 February, 2019. The objective of the workshop “Building capacities for climate action at the city level in the Arab region” is to discuss the…
EU Lebanon

European Union Ambassadors' meeting with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri

07 February 2019
The Ambassadors of the European Union and EU Member States met today with Prime Minister Saad Hariri to congratulate him on the formation of the new government and expressed their support to the efforts to address the challenges ahead. Bellow the EU Ambassadors' statement to Prime Minister Hariri.
EU-funded network of Euro-Mediterranean research institutions and think tanks organises internal strategy seminar

EU-funded network of Euro-Mediterranean research institutions and think tanks organises internal strategy seminar

07 February 2019
The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies – EMNES is organising an internal Strategy Seminar on 22 February 2019. The objective of the seminar is to examine the achievements and the new policies and models of regional integration in the Mediterranean. These new policies and models will…
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Egypt: EU supports the production of a video produced against Female Genital Mutilation

07 February 2019
Did you know that practicing Female Genital Mutilation is a crime under the Egyptian law? The European Union has funded projects to support women and children with over EUR 30 million. Watch the video produced with the support of the European Union about FGM in Egypt and discover the opinion of a…
 International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

EU Joint Statement on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

07 February 2019
Ahead of the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation on 6 February 2019, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission Federica Mogherini, Commissioner European Neighbourhood Policy Enlargement Negotiations…
Algeria

Algeria: An initiative funded by the EU helps identify Resource Efficiency measures

06 February 2019
In Algeria, the EU-funded SwitchMed's MEDTEST II Programme and UNIDO - United Nations Industrial Development Organisation, helped identify 192 resource efficiency measures, resulting in more than 2.6 Million EUR in annual savings for the 12 demo Algerian companies.   Read more Video Facebook…
 SwitchMed's MED TEST II Programme and UNIDO

Egypt: An initiative funded by the EU helps industries demonstrate Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production

06 February 2019
In Egypt, thanks to EU funded SwitchMed's MED TEST II Programme and UNIDO - United Nations Industrial Development Organisation, 28 industries were able to demonstrate resource efficient and cleaner production in the food, textile, and chemical sectors. Watch the video for more details: Video
SWIM-H2020 Lebanon

EU training on Cost of Environmental Degradation in Lebanon

06 February 2019
The 2-day (4-5 February) SWIM-H2020 SM Training dedicated to the ''Cost of Environmental Degradation'' has ended in Beirut, Lebanon. Read more Event Facebook link
EU-Palestine

The EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support assists the Palestinian Civilian Police in their strategic plans

06 February 2019
The EU Police and Rule of Law Mission for the occupied Palestinian territory currently supports a series of workshops in the Police Districts in the West Bank with the aim to facilitate the execution of the Palestinian Civilian Police’ Strategic Plan for 2017-2022 at the district level. For most…