Tunisia

Tunisia: The EU supports independent instances

06 February 2019
Yesterday, the members of the League of Independent Public Instances met with Patrice Bergamini, the EU Ambassador to Tunisia. Independent instances are the guardians of democracy. The European Union will carry on its active support to independent instances for the consolidation of democracy and…
Prosecutors General from Europe and the Mediterranean committed to international judicial cooperation

Prosecutors General from Europe and the Mediterranean committed to international judicial cooperation

05 February 2019
Prosecutors General from Europe and Mediterranean countries (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, and Tunisia) attending the Second Euromed Forum agreed on the "General Rules for the Organisation of the Forum", setting up the main objectives and principles of collaboration,…
EU Lebanon

Lebanon: EU launches a new Twinning to strengthen veterinary services and food safety capacities

05 February 2019
The EU launched a new Twinning to strengthen veterinary services and food safety capacities of the Lebanese Ministry of Agriculture. "Twinnings allow for EU-Lebanon exchange of expertise. We want to encourage initiatives that restore confidence in the agriculture sector." said EU's Jose Luis…
Reporting period July-December 2018

The EU Six-Month Report on Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem

05 February 2019
In the second half of 2018 (July-December) advancement of housing units continued at an unprecedented high level. More than 7,000 housing units in the occupied West Bank (4,350) including East Jerusalem (2,900) were advanced in different stages of the planning and implementation process (tenders…
Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme first call for proposals: 41 projects approved for EU funding

Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme first call for proposals: 41 projects approved for EU funding

05 February 2019
During its last meeting in Cairo, Egypt, on 29-30 January 2019, the Joint Monitoring Committee, decision-making body of the EU-funded ENI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme composed of the representatives of 13 participating countries, approved a list of 41 projects recommended for funding by…
The Union for the Mediterranean backs regional and local authorities’ strategy for a sustainable territorial development of the Mediterranean basin

The Union for the Mediterranean backs regional and local authorities’ strategy for a sustainable territorial development of the Mediterranean basin

05 February 2019
The Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), Nasser Kamel, attended yesterday the signing ceremony of the declaration launching the #MedCooperationAlliance, a new strategy put in place by long-standing local and regional partners of the UfM to promote the sustainable and…
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European Commission joint statement : EU at the forefront of global efforts to end Female Genital Mutilation by 2030

05 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 and Enlargement Negotiations…
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The EU Coordinating Office for Palestinian Police Support organises field visits to meet the district personnel

04 February 2019
Sally MacKinnon, the Mission’s Police Adviser dealing with the Family Protection Units of the Palestinian Civil Police, is conducting a series of field trips to meet with the staff of the Family Protection and Juvenile Departments in the Police Districts across the West Bank. The two fist visits…
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Latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood

04 February 2019
Tenders, grants, calls for proposals and jobs from the European Neighbourhood: Have you missed any opportunities this week? Click on the links below to find out the latest opportunities from the Southern Neighbourhood.   Jobs opportunities, Trainings & Fellowships Project Analyst…
EU Israel

EU Statement on the Israeli Government’s decision not to renew the mandate of the Temporary International Presence in Hebron

04 February 2019
The Israeli Government’s decision not to renew the mandate of the Temporary International Presence in Hebron (TIPH), which has played an important role in preventing violence between Palestinians and Israeli settlers in Hebron, risks further deteriorating the already fragile situation on the ground…