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UfM ACTION ON WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT

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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NextMed Conference

The NextMed Conference was held on December 12th 2014. Over 500 participants took part to the launch of new phase of cross-border cooperation in the Mediterranean. Achievements and new challenges of the ENPI/ENI CBC Med Programme were discussed during the event, sponsored by the Italian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Enhanced cooperation among countries of the region ...

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Anna Lindh Foundation launches summer schools

The Anna Lindh Foundation offers the opportunity to apply for one of its summer programmes at the Anna Lindh – La Caixa Chair Summer School at Sabanci University in Istanbul, Turkey, from 8 to 12 September 2015 . Applications are also open for the Summer University at the Institute for Social and European Studies to take place in November in ...

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Lebanon’s efforts to combat trafficking in persons

The International Organisation for Migration and the Lebanese General Security Department (GSD) last week hosted an information session on Lebanon’s efforts to combat trafficking in persons, as part of the EU-funded Project on Action to Protect and Assist Vulnerable and Exploited Migrant Workers in the Middle East and North Africa (PAVE), implemented by the IOM. The PAVE project aims to ...

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Executive training on “Mediterranean and Middle East”

An executive training on “Mediterranean and Middle East” will be held from 19 September to 13 December 2014. It is organized by the Italian company “NIBI. Nuovi mercati e Formazione di impresa”. NIBI means “Nuovo Istituto di Business Internazionale”. It has been created by Chamber of Commerce of Milan and Promos. See more at:http://www.nibi-milano.it/Chi_Siamo/NIBI/NIBI.kl#sthash.LQhz8gR2.dpuf For further information about the training course, ...

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