The EU Delegation releases a video about its partnership with Egypt

04 June 2019
The EU Delegation to Egypt hopes that Ramadan this year has brought you and your loved ones blessed times and joyful moments full of peace and celebrations. Watch this video to see how the delegation celebrated the EU's strategic partnership with its counterparts in Egypt. Read more Facebook
EU Palestine

The European Union hosts a Ramadan Iftar in the Old City of Jerusalem

04 June 2019
Representatives of the European Union joined more than 150 Palestinian for a Ramadan Iftar at Burj al Luq Luq Social Centre inside the old city. The event involved EU partners in East Jerusalem and beneficiaries of EU projects in the city. The EU Head of Cooperation Alessandra Viezzer said: “We…
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Statement by the EU Spokesperson on publication by the Israeli authorities of new tenders for over 800 settlement units

03 June 2019
On May 29, the Israeli authorities published tenders for over 800 settlement units in the settlements of Ramot and Pisgat Zeev in occupied East Jerusalem. The policy of settlement construction and expansion in East Jerusalem continues to undermine the possibility of a viable two state solution…
Moroccan journalist Youssef Ziraoui

The EU delegation to Morocco congratulates the winner of the Samir Kassir Award

03 June 2019
The EU delegation to Morocco congratulates Moroccan journalist Youssef Ziraoui, winner of the Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press 2019 in the audiovisual report category for his story, Bushra, a bus driver in Casablanca. Youssef Ziraoui, won the Lorenzo Natali Award in 2008 as well. Read…

Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

03 June 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 Information &…

The Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators to organise its general assembly and workshop

03 June 2019
On 18 and 19 June, MEDREG will hold its 27th General Assembly in Tirana (Albania) to discuss the progress of the activities delivered under the Action Plan 2019, the cooperation with external partners and the organisation’s strategy for 2020-2022, among other things. The General Assembly will be…

EU provides equipment for Palestinian Police for In-Service Training

03 June 2019
EUPOL COPPS, the European Union Co-ordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support, has handed over training equipment to the Palestinian Civil Police Officers (PCP). The delivery included spike belt kit, police duty belt and pouches, flashing orange LED light, handcuffs, training mattresses, stop…
EU Tunisia

EU encourages equality and equal opportunities in Tunisia

03 June 2019
To learn more about the work of the committee for equality and equal opportunities in the municipality of Sakiet Ezzit in the province of Sfax, Tunisia, listen to Mrs. Rahma Abdelmoula, consultant and chairperson of the committee, stressing the need to adopt laws that guarantee parity and change…
Capacity building workshop for EU Cross-Border Cooperation Programme in Beirut – Lebanon

Capacity building workshop for EU Cross-Border Cooperation Programme in Beirut – Lebanon

31 May 2019
A Capacity-building workshop, planned in the framework of the 2nd call for proposals of the ENI CBC MED programme, will take place in Beirut, Lebanon, on 17-18 June. The main objective of the workshop,organised by TESIM – in close cooperation with the Managing Authority and the National Authority…

EU Ambassador to Israel met with the Mayor and the people of Arad

31 May 2019
EU Ambassador to Israel, Emanuele Giaufret, met with the Mayor of Arad, Nisan Ben Hemo, Deputy Mayor Aleksei Sapozhnikov and Arad residents, including high school students from Ort Arad school, new immigrants, youth, and various members of the business community to learn about their experiences and…