The EU and its Neighbours : Tackling Security Challenges Together

The EU and its Neighbours : Tackling Security Challenges Together

27 November 2020
Security now features as a political priority in many bilateral dialogues and the EU funds initiatives that help strengthening countries’ and societies’ resilience in the Neighbourhood regions. In a fast evolving environment, tackling security related issues efficiently requires joint efforts and…
CMI FEMISE COVID-19 MED BRIEF 9 – Economic policy responses to COVID-19: the case of EU and non-EU Mediterranean countries

CMI FEMISE COVID-19 MED BRIEF 9 – Economic policy responses to COVID-19: the case of EU and non-EU Mediterranean countries

27 November 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has not only led to human casualties but also generated a severe global economic downturn. Governments have responded with economic stimulus packages to mitigate the adverse effects of this downturn. In this brief, the authors analyze the economic policy responses adopted…
Six-Month Report on Demolitions and Seizures in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem Reporting Period: 1 January – 30 June 2020

Six-Month Report on Demolitions and Seizures in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem Reporting Period: 1 January – 30 June 2020

27 November 2020
The demolition and seizure of Palestinian property by Israeli authorities in the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem, continued during the reporting period – 1 January to 30 June 2020. According to UN OCHA, 318 Palestinian owned structures were demolished or seized, and 374 people (…
CMI FEMISE COVID-19 MED BRIEF 8 – Policy Responses to the Environmental Challenges of COVID-19 in the Southern Mediterranean Region in a Short- and Medium-run Perspective

CMI FEMISE COVID-19 MED BRIEF 8 – Policy responses to the environmental challenges of COVID-19 in the Southern Mediterranean region in a short- and medium-run perspective

27 November 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused an unprecedented shock in all areas of human activity. Although the pandemic is not over and a wide range of its impacts has not yet unfolded, governments are required to act promptly to diminish its negative consequences. This brief discloses several keystones of…
DIAFRIKINVEST final report

DIAFRIKINVEST final report

27 November 2020
The EU-funded DiafrikInvest programme has published its final report. 136 entrepreneurs supported, 50 backers found for the projects selected and more than €1M in investment pledges: these are the results of the international acceleration programme set up by Diafrikinvest and coordinated by the…
MEDISS handbook - Basic hygiene practices for workers

MEDISS handbook - Basic hygiene practices for workers

27 November 2020
"Basic hygiene practices for workers" was created with the intent of taking stock of the state of the pandemic and disseminating basic knowledge about the virus among workers in the water sector. It was developed by MEDISS partners - experts from ENAS - Ente Acque della Sardegna(Sardinian Water…
Opinion Poll 2020 - Tunisia (factsheet)

Opinion Poll 2020 - Tunisia (factsheet)

20 November 2020
Poll shows most Tunisians think EU has good relations with their country Two-thirds of Tunisians feel their country has good relations with the European Union, and 56% say the EU has a positive influence on development in their country. 71% of those who knew that the EU provided financial support…
Opinion Poll 2020 - Palestine (factsheet)

Opinion Poll 2020 - Palestine (factsheet)

20 November 2020
Sixty-eight per cent of Palestinians say they have good relations with EU, poll finds   Almost seven out of ten Palestinians feel their country has good relations with the European Union, and 63% say EU support contributes a lot to the development in the country. 75% of those who knew that the EU…
Opinion Poll 2020 - Morocco (factsheet)

Opinion Poll 2020 - Morocco (factsheet)

20 November 2020
Moroccans have a positive view of the EU, opinion poll finds   More than half of all Moroccans have a positive image of the European Union (57%). Seventy-six per cent feel their country has good relations with the EU, and 65% of Moroccans who knew that the EU provided financial support to their…
Opinion Poll 2020 - Lebanon (factsheet)

Opinion Poll 2020 - Lebanon (factsheet)

20 November 2020
Lebanese feel their country has good relations with the EU, new poll finds   Most Lebanese feel their country has good relations with the European Union (71%), and that the EU has a positive influence on the development of Lebanon (73%), with 84% of those who knew that the EU provided financial…