ANIMA – Investment promotion

Project Duration
2002 - 2007
€3.95 million (MEDA)

Countries covered:

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

Brief Description

A Euro-Mediterranean Network of Investment Promotion Agencies, strengthening capacity and cooperation and increasing investment in the Mediterranean
Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey

Actions in brief




















































  • Supports a network of 40 Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs).

  • Promotes investment in the Mediterranean through 11 international conferences, an active website (1 million visitors per year), 24 bilingual Euro-Med studies, road shows, presentations etc.

  • Trains 1,500 professionals through 55 capacity building seminars.

  • Acts as an information centre for economic intelligence in the region - 2,500 Foreign Direct Investment projects detected since 2003.

  • Encourages investments though initiatives such as the Return of Diaspora Entrepreneurs (Home Sweet Home, Génération Méditerranée) and the Preparation of a Euro-Med Investment Charter.

  • Creates a Euro-Med network of scientists/researchers (MedIntelligence).









Sustainable Development