Egypt

Egypt: EU-funded support to national water resources plan kicks off

(From www.enpi-info.eu ) NEWS The representatives of civil society, government officials, businesses and media gathered together in Tbilisi at a conference earlier this month, focusing on the question of introducing mandatory technical inspection of vehicles in Georgia. The aim of the conference supported by the EU-funded Civil Society. Dialogue for Progress project was to...

Egypt: EU project holds first workshop to help municipalities implement sustainable energy policies

(From www.enpi-info.eu ) NEWS A Workshop on sustainable energy needs assessment with an introduction to the Covenant of Mayors (CoM) and the Sustainable Energy Action Plan (SEAP) approach was held by the EU-funded Cleaner Energy Saving Mediterranean Cities (CES-MED) project in the Egyptian cities of Hurghada on 19 May and Luxor on 21 May. During these workshops, the...

Egypt: Mine-Clearance of nearly 95,000 acres in the North West Coast area

(From www.enpi-info.eu ) NEWS A pilot project is being conducted in Armenia by the EU-funded Clima East Project, with the aim of demonstrating climate change mitigation and adaptation benefits for local communities. Thanks to the project, 18,500 seedlings, adapted to local conditions, were planted on a pilot afforestation site (18.2 ha) this spring in the Tsovak community of Gegharkunik...

Twinning project launched to boost Egyptian Competition Authority

(From www.enpi-info.eu ) NEWS A new EU-funded Twinning project has been launched to support the Egyptian Competition Authority to foster an effective competition law enforcement system within the framework of a free-market economy, and in line with commitments entered into within the EU-Egypt Association Agreement. The project aims at developing the technical, administrative,...

Towards a Roadmap for Blue Investment and Jobs in the Mediterranean: UfM to hold preparatory meeting ahead of ministerial conference

(From www.enpi-info.eu ) NEWS “The European Union and Egypt have a long-standing relationship. We face common challenges and we need one another to address them,” said Dimitris Avramopoulos, EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship at the end of his visit to Egypt on 4-5 May. The Commissioner held talks with the Egyptian authorities on migration...

Intensifying EU-Egypt cooperation on migration and security: EU Commissioner holds talks in Cairo

(From www.enpi-info.eu ) NEWS “The European Union and Egypt have a long-standing relationship. We face common challenges and we need one another to address them,” said Dimitris Avramopoulos, EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship at the end of his visit to Egypt on 4-5 May. The Commissioner held talks with the Egyptian authorities on migration...

EU and Tunisia sign five funding agreements worth €63 million

(From www.enpi-info.eu ) NEWS “The European Union and Egypt have a long-standing relationship. We face common challenges and we need one another to address them,” said Dimitris Avramopoulos, EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship at the end of his visit to Egypt on 4-5 May. The Commissioner held talks with the Egyptian authorities on migration...

South Programme II: call for tender for consultancy services in the field of human rights education

(From www.enpi-info.eu ) NEWS “The European Union and Egypt have a long-standing relationship. We face common challenges and we need one another to address them,” said Dimitris Avramopoulos, EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship at the end of his visit to Egypt on 4-5 May. The Commissioner held talks with the Egyptian authorities on migration...