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Barcelona - Secretary General Ahmad Masa'deh received on 30 July 2010 at the Secretariat's headquarters the Foreign Affairs Minister of Albania Ilir Meta . The visit of the Albanian foreign policy chief marks the commitment of this new member of the UfM to be an active participant in the process.

During their meeting Masa’deh and Meta exchanged views on the status of the Union and the work of the Secretariat to be presented to the UfM partners in the coming months. Talks also examined the Albanian role within the Union and Secretary General Masa’deh welcomed the interest of Albania to be...

Marseille - Secretary General Ahmad Masa'deh joined various financial institutions and private investors gathered at the Marseille Provence Chamber of Commerce and Industry (France) on May 27, 2010 for the For’UM organized by the Franco-Egyptian co-presidency of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM).

In his speech at the opening session, Secretary General Masa’deh underlined that focal and central role of the private sector in the activities of the UfM and called for a real partnership between public and private institutions in order to reap concrete benefits for this process.

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Amman – UfMS Secretary General Ahmad Masa’deh attended the opening session of the Shams Ma’an Solar Energy Forum organized by Jordanian and European companies with the aim of launching the first solar energy plant in the southern parts of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.

In his address to the Forum, Secretary General Masa’deh highlighted the importance of the Mediterranean solar energy plan which the Secretariat aims at developing in light of what projects of renewable energy can provide in terms of being energy efficient and environmentally friendly as they help in reducing greenho...

Palermo - Secretary General Ahmad Ma'sadeh attended the establishment of the International Jury of the Prize Al Idrissi, along with other dignitaries including the President of the Euro-Mediterranean University Joseph Mifsud.

The prize, which was initiated by the Sicilian local authority, is a new award that aims at marking the successful advancement and achievement in the various fields of science within the Euro-Mediterranean partnership.

Masa’deh will sit, along with other academic, diplomatic and institutional personalities coming from the North and South of the Mediterranean, on the...

Madrid - Spanish Foreign Minister Miguel Ángel Moratinos and UfMS Secretary General Ahmad Masa'deh signed the Headquarters Agreement of the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean during a ceremony hosted at the Spanish foreign ministry in Madrid on 4 May 2010.

By virtue of this Agreement, Spain recognises the UfMS and accords it the legal personality needed for its operations and the execution of its mandate, in addition to betowing upon it such immunities, rights and privileges akin to other international organisations and diplomatic missions accredited and working in Spain.

The ...