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Seize the opportunity, The 2015 World Of A Woman Conference

The 2015 World of A Women Conference “Inspiring Change” is the largest gathering in Egypt and possibly in the MENA region, dedicated to harness the collective power of women’s talents, efforts and visions. The conference is taking place from 27 –29 October 2015 at the Royal Maxim Palace Kempinski, New Cairo-Egypt. The opening ceremony will be taking place at the historic Salah El-Din Citadel, ...

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What’s going in Iraq? Euromediter selected for its readers the best articles, features, videos and photogalleries from international mass media to explain background, current situation and expected development of the situation in Iraq. 1. Four minutes to better understand what’s going in Iraq (in Italian “Quattro minuti per capire bene cosa succede in Iraq”) 2. The Director-General of UNESCO ...

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Between the Seas Festival brings Syrian, Greek, Catalan and Kosovar drama in New York

Between the Seas festival announces “4×4: NYC meets the Med”: a series of stage readings that aims at bringing the best of new Mediterranean drama in New York and encouraging cross cultural collaboration between the two sides of the Atlantic. 4 contemporary Mediterranean plays have been selected to be directed by 4 NYC – based directors over the course of ...

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Networks of Mediterranean Youth – NET-MED Youth Project

The kickoff event of the Networks of Mediterranean Youth – NET-MED Youth Project was organized on 5 June at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris and marked the official launch of the project. It will bring together EU Representatives, Permanent Delegations of UNESCO, Youth networks and associations, partners and UNESCO colleagues. The NET-MED Youth Project is a three-year project which aims to ...

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Morocco, agreements to support programs in the fields of public management and financing, employment

The Head of EU Delegation to Morocco Rupert Joy and the Moroccan Minister of Economy and Finance Mohamed Boussaid have signed four funding agreements for a total amount of 1.86 billion dirhams. This fund will support programs in the fields of public management and financing, employment, illiteracy and agriculture. The four agreements concern: EU support to the reforms of public ...

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Exhibition of Piri Reis World Map in Rome

Until December 20 at Yunus Emre Turkish Cultural Center (Palazzo Lancellotti) is possible to visit the exhibition “Piri Reis 1513 World Map: 500 Years of Mystery”, organized by Turkish ceramics producer Kale Group. This initiative celebrates the 500th year of the world map. Piri Reis is an ottoman cartographer. He lived between 1470-1553, completed his well-known world map in 1513. ...

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