Euro-Mediterranean news

Ministerial meeting of Union for the Mediterranean

A Ministerial meeting was held on 26 November in Barcelona, where the co-presidency of the Union for the Mediterranean – the EU and Jordan – and its 43 Member states called for unity and collective work to face the challenges of the Mediterranean region and gave a strong political commitment to the UfM. During the conference, the UfM project “Réseau ...

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A project in Lebanon in the field of ecotourism

In November 2015 was held in Lebanon the final conference of the MEET project (“Mediterranean Experience of Eco-Tourism”), funded by the EU under the CBCMed programme. The MEET project takes a new perspective on tourism, emphasising biodiversity, culture, food and the most precious resource of the Mediterranean area: its people. It also tried to enhance the cooperation among ecotourism stakeholders ...

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European Union provides €78 million to support Jordan for employment and social inclusion

The EU is providing a €78 million package to support Jordan with developing skills for employment and social inclusion, promoting green technologies, innovation and economic development in the Governorates most affected by the Syria crisis, and enhancing public education for displaced Syrian children. The total amount is split in €52 million programme “Budget Support Skills for Employment and Social Inclusion” ...

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World of a Woman Conference 2015

If you are pursuing an entrepreneurship path, a corporate life, a political career or simply you wish to be a Woman of the future, who is inspired and motivated to take lead of her life, maximize potential, discover unleashed capabilities and put dreams into action, WWC should be the date to remember in women’s calendars both in Egypt and across ...

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250 experts gathered in the UfM Conference to foster women’s participation in the economic life 250 policymakers, experts, representatives from international organisations, think tanks, funding agencies, private sector and civil society from 35 countries discussed solutions to reduce the economic gender gap in the Euro-Mediterranean region. They stressed the urgency to improve women’s economic participation and called for concrete measures ...

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2nd International Conference & Exhibition on Women in Sustainable Development “Entrepreneurship & Employment”

The 2nd International Conference & Exhibition on Women in Sustainable Development “Entrepreneurship & Employment” will be held by the Department of Women and Family Affairs, the Ministry of Industry, and Mine & Trade on September 15-18, 2015 in Tehran. The conference focuses on introducing the position and role of women in business development considering the post 2015 Development agenda. Also ...

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