UfM Secretary General holds series of meetings with the European Commission DGs

February 8, 2022
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UfM Secretary General, Nasser Kamel, visited the main counterparts of the UfMS within the EEAS and DG NEAR and held bilateral meetings with the European Commission DGs directly involved in the organization of the Ministerial meetings scheduled in 2022.

The Secretary General met with Head of Division Birgit Loeser and Managing Director Fernando Gentilini and Deputy Managing Director Carl Hallergard.  From DG NEAR, the meeting was hosted by Acting Director Neighborhood South Henrike Trautmann.

The Secretary General shared his vision and priorities for the UfM, as well as the main initiatives and projects that will be carried out in 2022.

The European Commission reiterated its engagement in the UfM action and highlighted the significant added value a regional organization such as the UfM brings to the work of the Commission in the Euro-Mediterranean region.

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Countries covered:

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