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THE NEXT SOCIETY Cluster Booster Track achievements presented at UfM meeting

23 November 2018
The partners of THE NEXT SOCIETY initiative, amongst them ACCIÓ and ANIMA Investment Network, will present the achievements of the “cluster” wing of the project, the Cluster Booster Track, and draw an initial assessment of recent activity at the UfM meeting on 3 December in Barcelona. The…
EU grants €3.2 million to the Central Bank of Egypt

EU grants €3.2 million to the Central Bank of Egypt

23 November 2018
The European Union launched yesterday with partners the Strengthening Financial Inclusion and Banking Supervision in Egypt to establish and enhance an inclusive and stable financial system in Egypt through supporting the Central Bank of Egypt with a grant of 3.2 million euros from the EU. The EU-…
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The EU Contest “Know Europe” continues in Palestine

22 November 2018
Today the “Know Europe” contest continues in Nablus with another 8 schools. The lucky school to win on behalf of Nablus city was Naqoura High School. They will soon join another eight schools in the final challenge.  With the participation of eighty schools across the West Bank and Gaza, the…
Startup Battle JO

An EU-funded project organises an event to find solutions to some of Jordan’s most pressing challenges to industry

22 November 2018
Last weekend, the Startup Battle JO event took place in Jordan. It is the first event of JADE - the Jordanian Action for the Development of Enterprises. JADE is co-funded by the European Union and aims at supporting the private sector development (PSD) in Jordan. The purpose of the event was to…
 Street Carnival in Hebron

The EU Delegation to Palestine started the Street Carnival in Hebron

22 November 2018
The EU Delegation to Palestine started off with the Street Carnival in Hebron. The Street Carnival brings together European and Palestinian artists to perform on the street!  The EU and Pal Vision partnered to bring together European and Palestinian culture together.  Stay tuned for more from…
The visitors were greeted by the Head of EUBAM Rafah.

Brussels-based EU staff gets first-hand impression of the situation on the ground in Palestine

22 November 2018
The Mission welcomed two delegations from the EU in Brussels. Both visits aimed at familiarising the Brussels-based staff with the situation on the ground and to establish a real-time picture of the operational environment in the occupied Palestinian territories. The five-day visit included both…
EU-funded THE NEXT SOCIETY and DiafrikInvest to organise major event to discuss investment opportunities in Africa

EU-funded THE NEXT SOCIETY and DiafrikInvest to organise major event to discuss investment opportunities in Africa

22 November 2018
Startup AFRICA SUMMIT, the flagship event of THE NEXT SOCIETY & DiafrikInvest, will be held from 6 to 8 December in Rabat, Morocco. It is designed to bring together innovative startups, investors, industry experts and ecosystem leaders to discuss business and investment opportunities in Africa…
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UfM workshop to support local authorities’ efforts in energy transition and climate change

22 November 2018
The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean organises the second “UfMS Peer to Peer Dialogue for Supporting Local Authorities’ Efforts in Energy Transition and Climate Change” back to back with the “UfMS Capacity Building Program for Local Energy Transition” in Istanbul, Turkey, from 24 to…
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EU Cofinances 'Ou ana' Campaign for children rights in Morocco.

21 November 2018
​With the European Union, no child is left behind specially on world children's day. The EU works for the promotion and protection of children rights in Morocco. The EU has co-financed the ​'Ou ana' Campaign and supported the launch of the Child Rights Convention Platform - CDE Morocco.   Read…
The Young Mediterranean Voices Youth Forums kicked off

The Young Mediterranean Voices Youth Forums kicked off

21 November 2018
What challenge concerns you the most in the Mediterranean? The Young Mediterranean Voices discuss this and many other questions through 8 Youth Forums in all Southern Mediterranean Countries. Online and offline dialogues and debates! More than 1200 Young Debaters from all over the Mediterranean…