Clima-Med launches regional photo contest

Clima-Med launches regional photo contest

21 November 2018
In anticipation of the United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP24), which will take place in the city of Katowice, Poland, on 2-14 December 2018, Clima-Med, ‘’Acting for Climate in Southern Mediterranean’’ is launching a regional photo contest.  Photos should reflect climate…
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The European Union finances school renovations in Libya

21 November 2018
Thanks to the implementation of UNDP Libya and to European Union funds, 400 students at Ganfuda school in Benghazi, Libya, started the new academic year in a newly renovated space. The renovations took place in the context of building local capacity for survival and recovery in Libya. Read more…
Lebanon's first animated feature film ALWAN BEIRUT

The European Union in Lebanon provides sponsorship for 250 children to watch the feature film ALWAN Beirut

21 November 2018
On the occasion of the Independence Day on 22 November, the European Union in Lebanon joins the launch of Lebanon's first animated feature film ALWAN BEIRUT with the Beirut Cultural Festival. The European Union in Lebanon provides sponsorship for 250 children from public schools to watch this…
Commissioner Hahn at the EU-Majalat Forum 2018 - enhancing cooperation between the EU and civil society organisations from the Southern Mediterranean

Commissioner Hahn at the EU-Majalat Forum 2018 - enhancing cooperation between the EU and civil society organisations from the Southern Mediterranean

20 November 2018
Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn will participate tomorrow 21 November in Brussels at the EU-Majalat Civil Society Forum 2018, a forum gathering EU representatives and about 150 participants from NGOs, trade unions, business associations, and…
CyberSouth: Introductory judicial course on cybercrime and electronic evidence in Tunisia

CyberSouth: Introductory judicial course on cybercrime and electronic evidence in Tunisia

20 November 2018
Under the framework of CyberSouth project, the Council of Europe in partnership with the Superior Institute of Magistrates (L’instiut superieur de la Magistrature) organised a basic judicial training on cybercrime and electronic evidence on 12-14 November  in Tunis, Tunisia. The training was…
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The EU and Algeria reinforce their energy partnership

20 November 2018
The EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete is visiting Algeria on 20 November to relaunch the energy partnership between the European union and Algeria. The EU-Algeria energy dialogue covers natural gas, renewable energy and energy efficiency. For the EU, the…
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The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development boosts Egyptian dairy sector

20 November 2018
Fostering the Egyptian dairy sector, the EBRD is providing a US$ 7 million loan to support the expansion plan of Obour Land, a leading Egyptian dairy producer. The company’s plan includes the establishment of a dairy farm with an estimated production of 60 tonnes of milk per day. The prospects…
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EU Provides an Additional 100 Million Euro to Ensure Education for all Children in Lebanon

20 November 2018
On the eve of Universal Children's Day, the European Union and the Ministry of Education and Higher Education announced a new massive package of support for the education sector in Lebanon. The European Union provides an additional 100 million Euro for quality education of all children in Lebanon…
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The Flagship Event #EU4YOUth takes place in Tunis

19 November 2018
The Campus Tour in Tunisia, under the name of Flagship Event #EU4Youth, took place on Saturday 17 November in Tunis at La Cité de la Culture. The event welcomed more than 1000 students to present them opportunities through various EU-funded projects. The agenda was composed of discussion panels,…
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Statement by the European Commission on the occasion of Universal Children's Day

19 November 2018
On the occasion of the Universal Children's Day on 20 November, the European Commission made the following statement: “Today we stand united in our determination to protect and to promote the rights of all children everywhere. These rights are universal, indivisible and inalienable. Every single…