TAIEX

TAIEX organises the 20th International Forum for Prosecutors on Fighting Cross-Border Organised Crime

22 November 2019
The Technical Assistance and Information Exchange instrument of the European Commission (TAIEX), in cooperation with the Prosecutor’s General Office of Saxony, is organising the 20th International Forum for Prosecutors on Fighting Cross-Border Organised Crime, which will take place on 25-27…
EU Ambassador Ivan Surkos in Fayoum

Egypt : visit of EU Ambassador and Swedish Ambassador to Fayoum

22 November 2019
On the occasion of the Universal Child Rights Day, the Swedish Ambassador Jan Thesleff and the EU Ambassador Ivan Surkos both participated in a special field visit to Fayoum on 21 November, where the ‘Dawwie’ initiative is taking place. Launched by the National Council for Childhood &…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development President Chakrabarti to visit Egypt

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development President Chakrabarti to visit Egypt

21 November 2019
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) President Suma Chakrabarti will visit Egypt on Saturday 23 November for high-profile meetings and participation in the Investment for Africa forum in the country’s new administrative capital. Several project signings are planned during the…
EU-funded MENAWARA project launched to promote water re-use in agriculture in Mediterranean countries

EU-funded MENAWARA project launched to promote water re-use in agriculture in Mediterranean countries

21 November 2019
A press meeting was held on 18 November in the historical building of the University of Sassari in Italy to meet the local and national press and announce the official launch of EU-funded MENAWARA project, in the framework of ENI CBC MED programme. Project manager prof. Pier Paolo Roggero informed…
Algeria: EU-supported SHAREK programme gives more visibility to youth associations

Algeria: EU-supported SHAREK programme gives more visibility to youth associations

21 November 2019
The EU-supported SIDRA association has launched in the framework of SHAREK programme a digital civic platform devoted to the Algerian youth and youth associations in Algeria. The web platform has been online since 28 September. The digital platform aims at reinforcing the local youth and national…
Winning photo

The EU in Egypt announces winners of its 12th annual photography competition held under the theme of Egyptian Women Champions

21 November 2019
The European Union (EU) in Egypt announced the three winners of the 12th edition of its annual photography competition with the theme of "Egyptian Women Champions". 242 people from all over Egypt participated in the competition, submitting more than 591 photos. The theme of this year’s competition…
EU Local Statement on the occasion of the Universal Children’s Day

Palestine: EU Local Statement on the occasion of the Universal Children’s Day

21 November 2019
The European Union Representative issues the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Jerusalem and Ramallah. On the occasion of the International Children’s Day, which coincides with the 30th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, the EU missions in…
Young Mediterranean Voices Leadership Seminar kicked off

Young Mediterranean Voices Leadership Seminar kicked off

20 November 2019
The Young Mediterranean Voices (YMV) Leadership Seminar has kicked off in Malta with 22 emerging leaders from across the Mediterranean region. Over the course of the week, delegates will have the opportunity to meet global leaders, EU policy-makers, media drivers, and civil society leaders, from…
EU-funded SAFEMED IV project conducts studies on port reception facilities for 5 ports in Algeria

EU-funded SAFEMED IV project conducts studies on port reception facilities for 5 ports in Algeria

20 November 2019
Ship waste does not only affect marine life. There is unquestionable evidence that waste from ships has become a serious social, environmental, economic and health issue worldwide. Consequently, there is an urgent need for proper handling of ship-generated waste with adequate Port Reception…
EU4YOUth Forum in Tunisia: EU to rally in favour of youth

EU4YOUth Forum in Tunisia: EU to rally in favour of youth

20 November 2019
The EU in Tunisia is organising the EU4YOUth Forum, “Going Further Together”, on 28 November at the “Cité de la Culture” in Tunis, Tunisia. Encounters and exchanges around the actions for youth are on the agenda of this special event: testimonials, debates, networking, shows and exhibitions to…