JO! by Creative Jordan

EU supports fashion design in Jordan

05 April 2019
JO! by Creative Jordan, a brand developed with the support of the EU-funded Creative Mediterranean was showcased at Jordan Fashion Week. Read more Facebook Website
EU-funded project spurs policy dialogue on child marriage in Morocco

EU-funded project spurs policy dialogue on child marriage in Morocco

05 April 2019
Child marriage was at the heart of the policy dialogue that Anaouat organized last month in Marrakesh, Morocco. Participants came up with a national action plan to address the increasing numbers of child marriages which made up to 16% of all registered marriages in in Morocco. These activities were…
winner of the competition to design the Palestine Pavilion for the EXPO2020

EU-funded programme behind the winner of the competition to design the Palestine Pavilion for the EXPO2020

05 April 2019
The Minister of National Economy H.E. Ms Abeer Odeh announced the winner of the competition to design the Palestine Pavilion for the EXPO2020 in Dubai. The competition was organised in partnership between the MNE (multinational enterprise) and UNIDO's (The United Nations Industrial Development…
EU-Libya flags

EU deeply concerned by the situation in Libya

05 April 2019
The European Union Delegation issued yesterday the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission to Libya: “We are deeply concerned by the military buildup underway in Libya and the escalatory rhetoric which seriously risks leading to an uncontrollable confrontation. We urge all…
EU Egypt

Egypt: The EU helps Mine explosion victims

05 April 2019
The European Union supports the North West Coast Development Plan and Relevant Mine Action: Phase II project. Watch this series of videos about Egyptians who benefited from EU assistance after a mine explosion. Many other beneficiaries were helped through the economic assistance to develop income-…
Natural gas pipelines in Europe, including Nord Stream 2 through the Baltic Sea

Natural gas: Parliament extends EU rules to pipelines from non-EU countries

05 April 2019
To provide legal clarity for operators and competitive gas supply for all Europeans, MEPs approved new gas market rules to bring incoming pipelines under EU law. MEPs adopted the following to all pipelines entering the EU from non-EU countries: . Gas pipelines from non-EU countries will now be…
European Endowment for Democracy report 2018 presented at European Parliament

European Endowment for Democracy report 2018 presented at European Parliament

04 April 2019
European Endowment for Democracy (EED) Executive Director, Jerzy Pomianowski, presented the 2018 EED annual report "Supporting People Speaking Up For Democracy" at the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee earlier this week. "This important opportunity makes me believe that flexible…
International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action

Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the occasion of the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action

04 April 2019
On the occasion of the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, the European Union reaffirms its strong commitment to support actions addressing the threats of anti-personnel mines and explosive remnants of war, including improvised explosive devices. For years after a…
ETF

The European Training Foundation: Matching talent and jobs in the Mediterranean

04 April 2019
The 43 member states of the Union for the Mediterranean – from the European Union and the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean - met in Portugal to give a new impulse to the economic integration efforts in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The World Economic Forum’s Human Capital Index indicates that…
Union for the Mediterranean Climate Week to promote ambitious climate action

Union for the Mediterranean Climate Week to promote ambitious climate action

04 April 2019
The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) is organizing the Climate Week on 9-11 April in Barcelona, Spain. The event will provide a discussion and networking framework aiming to create and enhance synergies among the different climate‑related actors, and to enrich their exchanges. A…