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October 2017

PR_Towards a new energy model in the Mediterranean

PR_New push for energy and climate investments in the Mediterranean

PR_Germany and UfM join forces to tackle unemployment and promote trade in the Mediterranean

UfM urban projects to raise the living standards of over 7 million people in the Mediterranean

September 2017

The maritime sector, an opportunity for development and growth in the Mediterranean

Enhancing regional cooperation to address the challenges in the Mediterranean

August 2017

Statement on terrorist attack in Barcelona

Mediterranean investing in youth is investing in development and stability

July 2017

UfM, UNDP and UN Women join efforts toward strengthening the role of women and young people in preventing violent extremism in the Mediterrane

H.E. Ms Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta and Patron of the Mediterranean Tourism Forum, visits the UfM

June 2017

MedaWeek Barcelona 2017 ASCAME and UfM join forces to advance economic development in the Mediterranean

May 2017

UfM Ministers agree on a structured framework for an enhanced regional cooperation in Sustainable Urban Development in the Euro-Med

PR – Mediterranean in action: a new phase of strengthened regional commitment

PR – UfM Ministers give new impetus to regional cooperation in research and innovation in the Mediterranean

April 2017

PR – UfM Ministers agree on new framework for an enhanced regional cooperation on Water in the Mediterranean

PR – EIB grants a €70 million loan to UfM-labelled project EuroMed University of Fes

March 2017

PR – UfM on World Water Day: addressing water scarcity in the Mediterranean

PR – Women’s empowerment is at the core of the UfM’s regional strategy

February 2017

PR – Sweden and the Union for the Mediterranean sign an agreement in support of regional integration and cooperation in the Mediterranean

January 2017

PR – UfM Member States adopt an action-oriented roadmap for the strengthening of regional cooperation

December 2016

PR – UfM Ministers agree on new dynamics for an enhanced regional energy framework

November 2016

PR – Time for Climate Action in the Mediterranean: Sustainable development and regional stability go hand in hand

PR – EBRD and UfM private renewable energy framework for North Africa and Middle East

PR – EU, UfM, EIB and EBRD launch project for the environmental clean-up of Lake Bizerte and the depollution of the Mediterranean

October 2016

PR – Foreign Affairs Ministers of the 5+5 Dialogue discuss pressing regional challenges and highlight the positive contribution of UfM activities to the enhancement of regional cooperation

PR – UfM Conference urgently calls for the full participation of women as main vectors for regional stability and development

September 2016

PR – Union for the Mediterranean commits to fight structural unemployment

PR – UfM Secretary General participates in the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly and the UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants in New York.

July 2016

PR – Development and peace go hand in hand: UfM & Germany launch new project to promote youth employment in the region

PR – MedCOP Climate 2016 in Tangier: The UfM backs concrete schemes to drive a shared Mediterranean climate agenda

PR – MedCOP Climate 2016 in Tangier: Partnership agreement signed between the Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima Region and the Union for the Mediterranean

June 2016

PR – UfM Secretariat 2015 Annual Report released. Unleashing the potential of the Mediterranean: the UfM promotes 45 regional cooperation projects in 2016

PR – New dynamics for regional cooperation in the Mediterranean

May 2016

PR – UfM Parliamentary Assembly calls for stronger, collective responses in the Mediterranean

PR – From COP21 to COP22: Building a common regional Mediterranean agenda to achieve climate targets

PR – Encuentro del Presidente de la Comunidad Autónoma de Murcia y el Secretario General de la UpM para reforzar la cooperación en la región

April 2016

PR – UfM Secretariat organises a high-level expert group meeting on job creation within the framework of its Med4Jobs initiative

PR – UfM and UN-Habitat join forces to promote sustainable urban development in the Mediterranean

March 2016

PR – Women’s socio-economic empowerment and youth employability at the heart of UfM regional initiatives

February 2016

PR – Ministerial Meeting of the “Med Group”: UfM Secretary General presents state of play and perspectives for regional integration in the Mediterranean

PR – UfM launches new Regional Cooperation Project

PR – UfM Member States further enhance regional cooperation in 2016 by endorsing 4 new development projects

PR – Significant progress on the UfM labelled project “Desalination Facility for the Gaza Strip”

PR- UfM and IEA join forces to strengthen climate action in the Euro-Mediterranean region

PR – El Secretario General de la UpM se reúne con la alcaldesa de Barcelona, Ada Colau

January 2016

PR – UfM Secretary General and Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs hold talks on the state of play of Euro-Mediterranean cooperation and regional challenges

December 2015

PR – Union for the Mediterranean granted observer status at the United Nations

November 2015

PR – Enhanced Regional cooperation: a strategic objective in the new European Neighbourhood Policy

PR – Within the framework of its global sustainable development strategy the UfM launches a new blue economy cooperation initiative in the Mediterranean

PR – Summit on Migration of EU and African heads of state and government in Malta: the final declaration stresses the importance of addressing the socio-economic root causes of migration challenges in the Mediterranean

October 2015

PR – UfM joins forces with other regional actors to promote circular and green economy in the Mediterranean

PR – Union for the Mediterranean partners with UNESCO to undertake joint activities and programmes

PR – The ministers of the 5+5 Dialogue welcome the key role of the UfM as a unique forum of cooperation gathering all Mediterranean countries

August 2015

PR – Union for the Mediterranean promotes €5 billion urban investment in 27 projects

June 2015

PR – The Union for the Mediterranean presents its 2014-2015 report: 33 labelled projects across the region worth more than 5 billion euros

PR – World Environment Day 2015: Addressing environmental challenges in the Euro-Mediterranean region

May 2015

PR – 250 experts gathered in the UfM Conference to foster women’s participation in the economic life

PR – UfM, FAO and EBRD seek to boost food security in the Mediterranean region

April 2015

PR – The private sector as a driving force for regional integration

PR – Fathallah Sijilmassi: “The Euro-Mediterranean Partnership should rely more than ever on the continued political impulse initiated within the Union for the Mediterranean”

March 2015

PR – Making the Mediterranean an employment hub: UfM launches the HOMERe project

PR – President Schulz and Secretary General Sijilmassi discuss strategic perspectives of the UfM in Strasbourg

February 2015

PR – Innovative training to increase employability – UfM project kicks off in Tunisia

PR – UfM Secretariat intensifies consultations at European Parliament to reinforce Euro-Mediterranean regional cooperation

PR – HR Mogherini and SG Sijilmassi discuss the key role of the UfM in strengthening Euro-Mediterranean regional cooperation

January 2015

PR – More than 100 Euro-Mediterranean parliamentarians will meet at the UfM Secretariat to discuss and exchange views on regional economic, social and security challenges and opportunities

PR – The UfM Secretariat and the European Economic and Social Committee sign agreement to advance regional cooperation in the Mediterranean

December 2014

Focus on regional cooperation in the Mediterranean: five new projects labelled by the UfM

November 2014

UfM and ASCAME team up to accelerate economic integration in the Mediterranean

Focus on private sector development: UfM and EU hold seminar gathering EU Heads of cooperation and private sector representatives

October 2014

Union for the Mediterranean and ”la Caixa” Banking Foundation to encourage socio-economic development in the Euro-Mediterranean region

UfM launches project to foster competitiveness and entrepreneurial cooperation in Southern Mediterranean cultural and creative industries

Mediterranean Climate Change Expert Group confirms commitment to step up joint efforts in addressing climate change

Launching of UfM project SKILLS FOR SUCCESS: EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS FOR WOMEN in Lebanon Workshop on vocational training for girls and women

UfM Secretariat and UN Women join forces to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment in the Euro-Mediterranean region

UfM Secretariat and CIHEAM join forces to advance cooperation in Higher Education and Food Security in the Euro-Mediterranean region

Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministers in charge of the Digital Economy launch new digital cooperation initiatives

September 2014

“Skills for Success – Employability skills for women” implementation begins in Jordan and Morocco

Clusters in Cultural and Creative Industries are called to participate in EU-UNIDO-UfM project to increase their competitiveness and entrepreneurial cooperation

El Secretario de la UpM acoge a las universidades de Barcelona para estimular la educación e investigación en la región Euro-Mediterránea

El Secretario General de la UpM recibe al Conseller de Economía y Conocimiento, Andreu Mas-Colell

June 2014

From urban development to SMEs support: four new projects labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean

May 2014

5+5 Dialogue Ministerial Meeting highlights the key role of the UfM to promote regional integration in the Mediterranean

Second Economic Forum of the Western Mediterranean: towards a strengthened regional economic integration

Euro-Mediterranean cooperation on environment and climate change: UfM holds Ministerial Meeting in Athens

UfM organises high level seminar to define an action plan for the management of the Trans-Maghreb Motorway Axis

April 2014

Four new regional projects are labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean

Towards sustainable urban development in the Mediterranean: UfM launches the Urban Projects Finance Initiative (UPFI)

March 2014

Empowering women in the Euro-Mediterranean region: UfM Conference marks the launching of projects and financing agreements on gender affairs

February 2014

Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial Meeting on Industrial Cooperation takes place in Brussels

Troisième forum des entrepreneurs maghrébins: l’UpM soutiens l’intégration économique dans la région du Sud de la Méditerranée

Empresarios españoles analizan en Madrid los resultados del Foro Económico del Mediterráneo Occidental (Diálogo 5+5)

January 2014

UfM Secretariat congratulates Egypt on the adoption of new constitution

Le Secrétariat de l’UpM félicite la Tunisie pour l’approbation de la nouvelle constitution

November 2013

Reinforcing cooperation in the Mediterranean: Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial Conference on Transport takes place in Brussels

October 2013

Strengthening economic cooperation: First Economic Forum of the Western Mediterranean -Dialogue 5+5- takes place in Barcelona at the headquarters of the Union for the Mediterranean

June 2013

UfM Secretariat organizes High-level Meeting with Arab Financial Institutions and Development Agencies

Union for the Mediterranean launches new project to reinforce transport and trade in the Mediterranean

PRESS CALL – Reinforcing Transport in the Mediterranean: UfM launches LOGISMED Training Activities project

May 2013

Important milestone for the Mediterranean Solar Plan (MSP) takes place at the Dead Sea

Union for the Mediterranean launches project to promote better governance and mobilizing of financing for the Mediterranean Water Sector

PRESS CALL – Improving Water Governance and Financing in the Mediterranean region: project launching by UfM, GWP-Med and OECD

April 2013

Union for the Mediterranean promotes entrepreneurship among young women university students

PRESS CALL – UfM and AFAEMME hold Launching Conference for the project Young Women as Job Creators on 30 April, 2013

Civil Society and Parliamentarians call for reinforcing the Union for the Mediterranean

March 2013

President Schulz highlights the relevance of UfM projects to be launched in 2013

L’UpM s’ouvre à l’Europe du Nord et de l’Est: visite de travail du SG de l’UpM en Pologne

UfM and AFAEMME celebrate the International Women’s Day

February 2013

UfM launches study to protect the Mediterranean Sea from pollution

Mediterranean Solar Plan: Joint Committee of National Experts discusses Draft of the Master Plan

EU and UfM reinforce their partnership to foster regional cooperation in the Mediterranean

January 2013

UfM new projects to enhance Higher education, transport and business development in the Mediterranean

UfM project on water governance in the Mediterranean receives financial contribution from Sida

November 2012

Working session with French Minister Marylise Lebranchu at the premises of the Union for the Mediterranean

Meeting between Small business support organisations from Europe, Morocco and Algeria

High-level meeting in Brussels to give a new impetus to the UfM

October 2012

UfM holds talks with the main Euro-Mediterranean Think Tanks

September 2012

Spain pledges continued support to the UfM projects

May 2012

Mediterranean efforts for renewable energy united – The UfM Secretariat and Dii join forces

The UfM Secretariat and OME agree to work together in the implementation of the MSP

March 2012

The first operational financial tool for the Mediterranean Solar Plan (English)

Un premier outil financier opérationnel pour le Plan Solaire Méditerranée (Français)

July 2011

President Mahmoud Abbas at the headquarters of the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean

The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean receives its new Secretary General

June 2011

The UfMS sets the roadmap for SMEs

May 2011

Youssef Amrani, New Secretary General of the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean

Lino Cardarelli speaks at a joint conference of PAM and the UNCTAD