Civil Society Regional Programme

Project Duration
2010 - 2012
€1.5 million

Countries covered:

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

Brief Description

Strengthens Southern Mediterranean civil society so that it can trigger a more democratic debate at national level and in the framework of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership and of the Union for the Mediterranean
Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria, Tunisia

Actions in brief


  • Organisesone regional meetingof state representatives and civil society organisations dealing with mediation, regulation and consultation.
  • Holds four thematic national seminars which allow constructive dialogue with public authorities.
  • Develops a synthesis report on the usefulness of dialogue and discussion between civil society and governmental institutions.
  • Sets up a strategy to guarantee the presence of civil society representatives in decision making mechanisms. 


Civil Society Culture Media Sustainable Development