Israel : Join EU Delegation at World’s biggest Beach Clean Up

Israel : Join EU Delegation at World’s biggest Beach Clean Up

29 October 2020
The European Union Delegation to Israel invites all the citizens at the World’s Biggest Beach Clean Up. The main event will take place in the presence of the Minister for Environmental Protection, Ms. Gila Gamliel, EU Ambassador to Israel, Mr. Emanuele Giaufret and MK Miki Haimovich together with…
UfM Secretary General Kamel holds talks with the Tunisian Minister of Foreign Affairs Othman Eljerandi

UfM Secretary General Kamel holds talks with the Tunisian Minister of Foreign Affairs Othman Eljerandi

29 October 2020
During yesterday’s phone call with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Migration and Tunisian Abroad of the Republic of Tunisia, Othman Eljerandi, the UfM Secretary General Nasser Kamel congratulated Tunisia for the successful 16th Meeting of the Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Western Mediterranean…
Tunisia: EU-funded Med-EcoSuRe and Co-Evolve4BG projects create synergies targeting sustainable development goals

Tunisia: EU-funded Med-EcoSuRe and Co-Evolve4BG projects create synergies targeting sustainable development goals

29 October 2020
A collaboration agreement was signed on 27 October between the National Institute of Marine Sciences and Technologies (INSTM) and the Mediterranean Renewable Energies Center (MEDREC), at the premises of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fisheries in Tunisia. This agreement defines…
CyberSouth: National workshop on cybercrime procedural law in Morocco

CyberSouth: National workshop on cybercrime procedural law in Morocco

29 October 2020
A national workshop, held on 27 October 2020, gathered the Moroccan stakeholders in charge of drafting and enforcing the legislation on cybercrime and electronic evidence. Morocco has been part of the Budapest Convention since June 2018, and has benefited from the cybercrime capacity building…
Devising new ways to foster regional industrial cooperation in times of COVID-19

Devising new ways to foster regional industrial cooperation in times of COVID-19

29 October 2020
The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Regional Platform on Industrial Cooperation convened yesterday in a virtual format, bringing together representatives of the UfM Secretariat, the European Commission, public authorities, business associations from Northern and Southern Mediterranean countries…
EU-funded FASTER Steering Committee assesses progress made and discusses future actions

EU-funded FASTER Steering Committee assesses progress made and discusses future actions

28 October 2020
FASTER’s 4th Steering Committee which took place on 23 October gathered the different partners to talk about the main progress made during the last six months as well as how they will keep the project working during 2021. One of the most relevant topics on the table was how the new reality caused…
EU-funded MEDSt@rts call for applications to support entrepreneurship: 240 applications received

EU-funded MEDSt@rts call for applications to support entrepreneurship: 240 applications received

28 October 2020
240 applications from Italy, Greece, Tunisia, Lebanon and Palestine were submitted by young aspiring entrepreneurs in response to MEDSt@rts partners’ calls. The specific objective of these national calls was to identify and select aspiring entrepreneurs (25 each country) with innovative business…
Union for the Mediterranean Med4Jobs Stakeholders Dialogue to take stock of labour markets in the region and discuss future actions

Union for the Mediterranean Med4Jobs Stakeholders Dialogue to take stock of labour markets in the region and discuss future actions

28 October 2020
The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) will organize the second edition of the Med4Jobs Stakeholders Dialogue on 29 October 2020 in an online format, with the aim of discussing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the employment landscape in the region, the prospects for the near future, and the…
CyberSouth: National workshop on cybercrime procedural law in Jordan

CyberSouth: National workshop on cybercrime procedural law in Jordan

28 October 2020
A national workshop, held on 20 October 2020, gathered the Jordanian stakeholders in charge of drafting and enforcing the legislation on cybercrime and electronic evidence. This online workshop was an opportunity to introduce the procedural powers from the Budapest Convention on Cybercrime and to…
Morocco : EU-funded project reflects on measures to boost funding of Moroccan MSMEs in post-COVID era

Morocco : EU-funded project reflects on measures to boost funding of Moroccan MSMEs in post-COVID era

28 October 2020
The Working Group on the Internationalisation of SMEs met on 22 October in the framework of the EU-funded MED MSMEs project, in partnership with Maroc PME. The meeting gathered more than 30 participants representing government agencies as well as the private and the finance sectors in order to…