New financing opportunities: the EU-funded ‘ENI CBC MED Programme’ launches the 1st call for standard Projects

The first call for the financing of standard projects, which addresses the 11 Programme Priorities, is open until 9 November 2017. The budget available is €84.6 million. 
The eligible countries in this programme are: Cyprus, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Malta, Palestine, Portugal, Spain and Tunisia.

9 more months to go for CES-MED! The “Cleaner Energy Saving Mediterranean Cities” (CES-MED) project has been granted a second extension

The European Commission has granted CES-MED a second project extension, for a duration of nine months, as of July 2017. Our team of experts will thus continue delivering technical assistance to national and local authorities, cities and municipalities in eight countries until April 2018. 

Rachid Enassiri : CES-MED poetic voice in Morocco

The winner in the Environmental Poetry competition in the framework of the COP22 organised by Human Dynamics, Rachid Enassiri is one of the 16 young leaders selected by the European Commission this year to attend the European Development Days - Young Leader Programme. Recently, he has received the award of the “Outstanding Young Person in Morocco in the category of Environmental and Moral Leadership”.  

CES-MED Information Day in Ghardaia, Algeria on June 7th 2017

Following the information days held during the last quarter of 2016, for the Algerian communes - Algiers for the central region, Oran for the west and Annaba for the eastern region, the CES-MED project is organizing on 7 June in Ghardaia an information day on the Covenant of Mayors initiative (CoM) and the new energy planning tools available to communes (SECAPs) for the benefit of local authorities in the south of Algeria.