UfM member states discuss the preparation of the post-Covid19 recovery

June 17, 2021
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UfM member states met on 17 June 2021 to review the activities of the UfM Secretariat in the first semester of 2021 and discuss the preparation of the post-Covid19 recovery across the Euro-Mediterranean region. 

They notably discussed the future Research and Innovation agenda of the UfM Regional Platform on ‎Research and Innovation, with focus on climate change, renewable energy and ‎health, as well as the UfM Employment and Labour agenda.

Member states have also labelled a new regional platform, SEMED – Startup Europe Mediterranean, launched in collaboration ‎with the European Commission in Matera, European Capital of Culture 2019.

The platform ‎aims to support all innovation actors by providing a digital innovation ecosystem that fosters inclusive and sustainable economic growth.

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Countries covered:

  • Algeria
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Palestine *
  • Tunisia