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Commissioner Neven Mimica visits #Egypt in framework of Egypt’s chairmanship of  #AfricanUnion

Commissioner Neven Mimica visits #Egypt in framework of Egypt’s chairmanship of  #AfricanUnion

International Cooperation and Development Commissioner Neven Mimica (pictured) is on an official visit to Egypt. Between February 2019 until January 2020, Egypt is chairing the African Union. Commissioner Mimica said: “We have high hopes for the Egyptian Chairmanship of the African Union, especially when it comes to making progress on boosting investment, strengthening the business climate and continuing the path […]

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Report on #EUEgyptRelations – Investing in socio-economic development and inclusive growth

Report on #EUEgyptRelations – Investing in socio-economic development and inclusive growth

| December 13, 2018

The EU and Egypt undertook closer cooperation in many areas, notably on socio-economic development, scientific research, energy, migration, countering terrorism and regional issues. The report on the partnership between the EU and Egypt for the period from June 2017 to May 2018 was issued today and highlights key developments in EU-Egypt cooperation with a particular […]

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EU and #Egypt co-operation: Towards a stronger partnership

EU and #Egypt co-operation: Towards a stronger partnership

| October 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

The EU adopted a multiannual framework defining the priorities for the financial and technical cooperation with Egypt for the period 2017-2020, with a special focus on youth and women. Following the adoption of Partnership Priorities with Egypt in July 2017, the EU adopted the Single Support Framework (SSF) which sets the priorities and the financial […]

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EU and #Egypt agree framework for co-operation in coming years

EU and #Egypt agree framework for co-operation in coming years

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The European Union and Egypt have pledged to work together to develop the country’s economy, promote stability, counter extremism and manage migrant flows. EU-Egypt association Council approved on Tuesday (25 July) the Egyptian-European partnership priorities for the coming three years. The partnership’s priorities aim to address common challenges، promote mutual interests and ensure long-term stability […]

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#Russia appears to deploy forces in Egypt, eyes on Libya role – sources

#Russia appears to deploy forces in Egypt, eyes on Libya role – sources

| March 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Russia appears to have deployed special forces to an airbase in western Egypt near the border with Libya in recent days, U.S., Egyptian and diplomatic sources say, a move that would add to U.S. concerns about Moscow’s deepening role in Libya, writes Phil Stewart, Idrees Ali and Lin Noueihed. The U.S. and diplomatic officials said […]

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#UfM at #COP22: Driving a shared Mediterranean Agenda for climate action

#UfM at #COP22: Driving a shared Mediterranean Agenda for climate action

| November 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) is actively participating in this year’s COP22, designated as the “COP of Action”, to launch specific regional initiatives and projects aimed at helping achieve the Paris Agreement targets in the Euro-Mediterranean region. The Union for the Mediterranean and the European Commission will launch the UfM Renewable […]

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Commission proposes first research partnership in #Mediterranean to increase food and water sustainability

Commission proposes first research partnership in #Mediterranean to increase food and water sustainability

| October 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Commission proposed first research partnership of its kind in the Mediterranean Area to develop much-needed novel solutions for sustainable water management and food production. Today the Commission has presented a proposal for a Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area – PRIMA. The first partnership of its kind in the Mediterranean basin […]

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