Euro-Mediterranean news

Human Mobility International – Charter of Palermo 2015

Mediter network is glad to share with its readers the “Human Mobility International – Charter of Palermo 2015”, launched and approved by several stakeholders in March 2015 in the city of Palermo. The charter states: “Mobility must be recognized as an inalienable human right” and aims the start of the cultural and political process for the abolition of the residence ...

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Exhibits: voice of Mediterranean through work by 19 artists

The collective exhibit “Navigare in questo mare” (navigating in this sea) was inaugurated in the Tuscan city of Prato last week, at the atelier of artist Gustavo Maestre “Il Giardino Colgante”, with the support and participation of Progetto Mediterranea, the nautical, cultural and scientific expedition project that has been ongoing in the Mediterranean since May 2014. The exhibit host works ...

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Anna Lindh Foundation launces a Call for Proposals about debate and participation of youth

It is addressed to civil society organizations of Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Lebanon and Jordan the Call for Proposals Ref. ALF/ YMV_DC/2015/01 of Anna Lindh Foundation. It aims to promote a culture of debate and participation among youth, and increase their skills for public debate by providing platforms for youth from diverse backgrounds to meet and exchange views. The overall financial ...

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Moroccan media stakeholders discuss creation of Women Experts’ Directory

Last month MedMedia, an EU-funded project which support the institutions and individuals committed to reforming the media sector in the Southern Mediterranean Region, organized a consultation on the creation of a regional tool to increase women’s visibility in the media. 15 took part to the conference in the Moroccan capital, Rabat, including representatives of national media organisations, and international experts ...

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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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