MC2CM: Towards improving access to basic services for migrants in Morocco

29 July 2021
The Mediterranean City-to-City Migration Project (MC2CM) organised an online event on 13 July 2021 together with the city of Casablanca in order to present their migration profile. Representatives from government institutions, the Swiss Embassy, the European Commission and Casablanca council, as…

Jordan: INTERNISA partner presents its contribution to the local development

29 July 2021
Al-Balqa Applied University, the Jordanian partner of INTERNISA participated in a workshop, in collaboration with MED-QUAD, another ENI CBC MED funded project, giving an overview of the nature of the project, its objectives and the partners working in it. The workshop, held in Irbid – Jordan,…

EU-funded iHERITAGE to enhance access to UNESCO World Heritage sites in the Mediterranean region

29 July 2021
Representatives from 6 Mediterranean countries working closely together on the development of an ICT Mediterranean platform for UNESCO cultural heritage under the EU-funded iHERITAGE project, met for the project's 2nd Steering Committee Meeting. During the two consecutive days, project team…

EBRD supports high-potential start-ups in Lebanon

29 July 2021
Lebanon is the latest economy in the southern and eastern Mediterranean region (SEMED) to join the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s (EBRD) Star Venture programme. The initiative provides innovative start-ups with tailored advisory services to unleash their potential. Five…

Call for papers for the EMNES Annual Conference 2021

29 July 2021
The Euro-Mediterranean Network of Economic Studies EMNES Annual Conference provides a forum for academic researchers, practitioners and policy makers to discuss current issues related to socio-economic development and regional integration in the Mediterranean and Africa. This year, the conference…

U-SOLVE focus groups explore entrepreneurial ecosystem in Palestine

28 July 2021
Within the framework of U-SOLVE project, Palestine Ahliya University (PAU) formed a focus group in a public event co-organized in cooperation with the German Technical Cooperation GIZ/Do TVET (Technical and Vocational Education and Training) programme. An introduction about U-SOLVE project was…

Egypt: EBSOMED promoted during a meeting with bilateral and multilateral development partners

28 July 2021
Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, Egyptian Minister of International Cooperation, discussed with heads of Egyptian and bilateral BSOs the available opportunities to stimulate the role played by the private sector in the development efforts undertaken by the state, through international partnerships. Minister…

EU-funded DECOST implements a first of its kind community composting system in Jordan

28 July 2021
Few weeks after the beginning of the pilot activity in Palestine, the DECOST project has reached a new milestone: the community composting pilot in Jordan started this July at Al Saru Municipality, becoming the third country in which the project is already operational. A public meeting was hold in…

EU-funded IPMED promotes Intellectual Property rights to entrepreneurs in Jordan

27 July 2021
The Jordan Enterprise Development Corporation (JEDCO),the lead beneficiary of "Intellectual Properties Capacities for Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Growth in the Mediterranean Region” (IPMED) project, had participated in the Open Day on Sunday organised by MYSEA which focuses on the blue and…
YEP MED Project

The first Jordanian group of YEP MED trained youth graduates from the transport and logistics programme

27 July 2021
The Aqaba Development Company (ADC) in Jordan held a graduation ceremony for the first batch students who completed the YEP MED training course. The certificates for the training courses in International Trade and Operations were delivered during an event organised by ADC with the participation…