Past Events

Barcelona, 16 March 2017. The Fifth Meeting of the Union for the Mediterranean Climate Change Expert Group (UfM CCEG) with take place on 16 March 2017 at the premises of the Secretariat of the UfM in Barcelona. This meeting is organized back-to-back with the First UfM Working Group on Environment and Climate Change, scheduled for 14-15 March 2017.

This fifth UfM CCEG meeting will gather UfM national focal points as well as representatives from stakeholders and civil society. It will be the occasion to review the operational modalities of the UfM CCEG and the adoption of a new work...

Barcelona, 14-15 March 2017. The First Meeting of the Working Group on Environment and Climate Change aims to review progress in the implementation up to date of the 2014 UfM Ministerial Declaration on Environment and Climate Change’s recommendations. The meeting will also provide suggestions for further action and follow up.

The UfM Ministerial Meeting on Environment and Climate Change was held in Athens on 13 May 2014.

This First Meeting of the Working Group on Environment and Climate Change will take place at the headquarters of the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean in Ba...

Barcelona, 13 March 2017. Following the request of the UfM Ministerial Declaration on Environment and Climate Change of 2014, the UfM Secretariat supports the emergence of an initiative aiming at assessing the vulnerability of the region regarding climate change. This initiative, called MedECC, gathers around 200 scientists from all over the Mediterranean region and is currently preparing a scientific report to assess the impacts of environmental change in the region.

This meeting will take place on 13 March 2017 in the UfM Secretariat premises in Barcelona and it will be the occasion to...

Brussels, 28 February 2017. The second UfM Ad-Hoc SOM on Sustainable Urban Development will take place in Brussels on 28 February 2017.

First  UfM Ad-Hoc SOM on Sustainable Urban Development took place in Barcelona on 24 November 2016.

For further information about the event, please contact Transport & Urban Development Division: transport@ufmsecretariat.org

Barcelona, 2 February 2017.

The European Commission and the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean are glad to announce the “Stakeholder conference on the sustainable development of the blue economy in the western Mediterranean“, which will take place on Thursday 2 February 2017 in Barcelona, Spain.

The event is organized by the European Commission in close cooperation with the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean and aims to discuss and exchange their views on the challenges and emerging opportunities for sustainable investment and job creation in the blue economy of ...

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Brussels, 25 January 2017. The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean will participate in the 22nd meeting of the Euro-Mediterranean Group of Senior Officials (EU-Med GSO) in Research and Innovation on 25 January 2017 in Brussels.

The meeting is organised by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Research and Innovation, and is the second one ahead of the Euro-Mediterranean Ministerial Conference on Research & Innovation, due to take place on 3-4 May 2017, under the auspices of the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

For further information about t...