Euromed Heritage II-III

Project Duration
2002 - 2008
€40 million (MEDA)

Countries covered:

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

Brief Description

Promotes cultural dialogue and caring about the Mediterranean’s heritage, through preservation and raising awareness
Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey

Actions in brief























  • Created a network of 156 museums, cultural institutions, universities, NGOs.

  • Promotes cultural dialogue through 49 exhibitions and festivals, 17 workshops, Info Days, 18 short films.

  • Carries out 69 research programmes on preserving the Mediterranean's tangible  and intangible heritage, leading to 146 publications.

  • Facilitates 131 training courses and 21 conferences on Architecture, Archaeology / Prehistory, Maritime Heritage, Cultural Tourism, Low and High Technology, Labels, Norms, Arts & Crafts, Music, Oral History.

  • Involves journalists through an annual Euromed Heritage Journalism Award.

  • Conceives and publishes a "Strategy for the Development of Euro-Mediterranean Cultural Heritage: Priorities from Mediterranean countries".
























Sustainable Development