Euro-Mediterranean news

5th Spring Festival, Egypt & Lebanon

The 5th Edition of the Spring Festival will be held in Cairo, Alexandria, Minya, Assiut, Beirut and Tripoli simultaneously from the 20th April to the 14th of May 2012. The Festival is organised by Culture Resource in cooperation with Shams Association. It will bring together a wide range of the most prominent contemporary artists from Europe, Central Asia, the Arab ...

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Nordic Network for empowerment of immigrant women without prior education experience

The consortium NordPlus Adult consists of partners from Lithuania, Finland, Norway and Sweden, countries really far from the Mediterranean region. But not so distant in terms of integration of the women in the society. Scandinavian countries has lately experienced large inflow of immigrants from non-European countries where women account for 45 % of migrants with an employment rate 16.9% lower than of ...

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Amal Euroarab Film Festival

The Amal Euroarab International Film Festival launches its call for submissions for its 10th Edition.  The deadline is 1st June 2012. The event will take be held next October 2012 in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. The festival is focused on fiction, documentary feature or short film, produced or coproduced with filmmakers coming from Arab country, films that deal with theme ...

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2012 London Palestine Film Festival

The 2012 London Palestine Film Festival will take place from the 20th April to 3rd May in London, UK. This edition of the festival aims at tracing a history of nearly a hundred years of film on Palestine: several movies will explore the British colonial film archives but also plenty of contemporary works. The Festival  is organised by the Palestine ...

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Mediterrenean Women’s Fund 2011 photography competition

Mediterrenean Women’s Fund photography competition aims at emphasizing the artistic potential of our region. The 2011 edition ended on December 30 and, after close deliberations, the jury rendered its verdict. The theme, “The Women, Their Revolutions”, was meant to illustrate the diverse revolutionary forms (big and small) women may take to affirm their rights and create new horizons. The democratic struggle ...

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World Water Day 2012

Sufficient good-quality water is key to the health and well-being of humans and ecosystems and an essential ingredient for socio-economic development. It is estimated that fresh water will become an increasingly scarce resource in the coming years. The theme for World Water Day 2012 (March 22nd) is “water and food security”. With 7 billion inhabitants on the planet, and another 2 billion ...

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