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Find the socio-political economic events in the Mediterranean: society, politics, elections, international cooperation, environment, audit, conflicts, education, research, training, regional development, social economy ... in Algeria, Spain, France, Italy, Morocco, Tunisia, Portugal, Egypt, Greece, Albania, Croatia, Turkey

Protest against a fifth term for Abdelaziz Bouteflika recruits more and more demonstrators - 03/08/2019

ALGERIA. The demonstrations against the new candidacy of Abdelaziz Bouteflika, still hospitalized in Geneva, are gathering more and more participants as the government tries to justify a fifth term as the only solution to avoid chaos.

Algerians demonstrate against a fifth term for Abdelaziz Bouteflika - 02/25/2019

ALGERIA. A number of protests have taken place in Algeria since the official announcement that Abdelaziz Bouteflika will run for a new presidential term, his fifth.

Anima Investment Network innovates with The Next Society - 05/22/2017

MEDITERRANEAN. A project supported by the European Union but also a federating movement, The Next Society aims to rethink innovation in Europe and the Southern Mediterranean by associating start-ups, sectoral clusters and public/private technology transfer centres.

Fostering women's participation in Mediterranean economic life - 05/15/2015

With the support of the Secretariat of the UfM The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean is organising a conference on “Fostering women’s...

"We need to educate people about citizenship" - 05/15/2015

With the support of the Secretariat of the UfM

The "Forming responsible citizens" project, which has been approved by the Union for the Mediterranean and is founded on a government/NGO partnership, aims to contribute to instilling values of interdependent and sustainable development, freedom and gender equality from school age.

Giving a voice to women in Mediterranean media - 05/15/2015

With the support of the Secretariat of the UfM

Better integrating women into the media while tackling stereotypes would not only bolster their economic power but also ensure a greater variety of information. That is exactly what the MedMedia project, supported by the European Union, is aiming to achieve.

"One village, one product", and women at the helm - 05/15/2015

With the support of the Secretariat of the UfM

The European Neighbourhood Policy's "One village, one product" scheme aims to promote the emergence of women in agricultural area development.

Med NC, a new chance for Mediterranean women - 05/15/2015

With the support of the Secretariat of the UfM

The New Chance Mediterranean Network (Med NC) is building on the sucess of the Second Chance Schools in Marseille and across France. It allows young women in particular to benefit from personalised pathways support, to escape their exclusion from the labour market.

Supporting female entrepreneurship - 05/15/2015

With the support of the Secretariat of the UfM

After a first successful phase, the Union for the Mediterranean "Young women as job creators" scheme, developed by female business leaders, has been extended to three more countries, namely Egypt, Tunisia and Albania.

Women as drivers of economic development in the Mediterranean - 05/15/2015

With the support of the Secretariat of the UfM

Encouraging women's participation in the economy is not merely a social issue; it is also essential for development.

A social, solidarity… and female economy - 05/15/2015

With the support of the Secretariat of the UfM

The Social and Solidarity Economy is playing an active role in the economic integration of women in the Mediterranean. View of Rodérick Egal, president of iesMed (Innovation & Social Economy in the Mediterranean) cooperative company.

FEMIP wants to develop public-private partnerships south of the Mediterranean - 05/24/2011

MEDITERRANEAN. FEMIP, the financial arm of the EIB, has put a technical assistance programme in place to encourage partner Mediterranean countries to resort to PPP in order to accelerate the realisation of their major infrastructure programmes.
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