‘Takatof’ podcasts

‘Takatof’ podcasts: launch of a new episode

06 May 2021
The second episode of the ‘Takatof’ series of podcasts is now launched, entitled: "The Syrian Crisis: Ten Years Ago" On 12 April, the ‘Takatof’ series was launched in Jordan - produced with the support of the European Union, through the EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis (the…
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Morocco: EU helps modernise regulation of insurance sector

06 May 2021
In the framework of the cooperation relations between the European Union and Morocco, a seminar on “European benchmarks to upgrade the Moroccan regulation of the insurance sector” took place last April. The event provided an opportunity to discuss the main requirements and the European good…
EU in Jordan consultation: towards a gender-equal world

EU in Jordan consultation: towards a gender-equal world

06 May 2021
The European Union in Jordan invites all interested civil society organisations and women activists to an online consultation regarding the EU’s Gender Action Plan for the years 2021-2025. The event, entitled "Towards a Gender-Equal World”, will take place on 26 May between 1 and 3 p.m. “Gender…
Egypt : Celebrate Europe Day virtually with the EU Delegation

Egypt : Celebrate Europe Day virtually with the EU Delegation

06 May 2021
To celebrate Europe Day 2021, the EU Delegation to Egypt is organising an online event on Sunday 9 May at 7:30 p.m. The ceremony will start with Egypt’s national anthem, the EU’s official anthem and messages by EU Ambassador Christian Berger and Josep Borrell Fontelles, High Representative of the…
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Israel/Palestine: Statement by EU Spokesperson on settlement expansion and situation in East Jerusalem

06 May 2021
Israeli authorities have recently announced intention to construct 540 new housing units in Har Homa E. The implementation of these plans, as well as those for Givat Hamatos, would cut off East Jerusalem from Bethlehem and severely undermine future negotiations towards a two-state solution in line…
Take part in Hackathon to develop solutions for plastic free Mediterranean sea

Take part in Hackathon to develop solutions for plastic free Mediterranean sea

06 May 2021
In the frame of the Pilot Action on marine litter, BlueMed launches a Hackathon team challenge to develop ideas and solutions for a Healthy Plastic Free Mediterranean Sea, to promote sustainable blue growth and circular bio economy in the Mediterranean. Registration for the event must be made…
UfM and World Health Organization meet to review progress

UfM and World Health Organization meet to review progress

06 May 2021
The first high-level coordination meeting between the UfM and WHO was held on 28 April. It was an opportunity to share and update both parties on the strategies, agendas, projects, and initiatives in fields that fall within their mandates and capacities such as environment, urban development,…
SwitchMed : applications for Green Entrepreneurship Programme now open

SwitchMed : applications for Green Entrepreneurship Programme now open

06 May 2021
The Switchers Support National Partnerships (the local networks of Business Support Organizations implementing SwitchMed Green Entrepreneurship programme at the local level) and SCP/RAC (Regional Activity Centre for Sustainable Consumption and Production) are opening their calls for application to…
Three Tunisian writers in European Union Prize for Literature 2021 shortlist

Three Tunisian writers in European Union Prize for Literature 2021 shortlist

06 May 2021
55 authors and books from 14 participating countries are nominated for the 2021 European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL). Each year, the EUPL awards one winner per country from a third of participating countries. Three Tunisian writers are part of this year’s shortlist. The selected fictions for…
Europe Day: discover the European Union on 9 May 2021

Europe Day: discover the European Union on 9 May 2021

05 May 2021
The EU institutions will open their ‘virtual’ doors to celebrate Europe Day on 9 May. People across the EU and beyond will be able to find out more about the European Union and what it does. Across the week, you can learn all about the EP and the Conference on the Future of Europe, through…