Getting started and thriving despite the obstacles: ORGANIC ECOSYSTEM kick-off meeting
On last Wednesday, 3rd June 2020 we held ORGANIC ECOSYSTEM online kick-off meeting. One of the big highlights of the session was the high level of attendance: 85 people, which manifested how important is the agriculture for the region and also emphasized how easy it is to spread the word and connect with stakeholders in digital spaces.
GIMED: where are we now? Review of the 2nd project management meeting held online
In the light of the Covid-19 situation and lockdown, the 2nd Project Management Meeting of the GIMED project took place online on 11th – 12th May 2020.
Palestine: Masar Ibrahim Al-Khalil (MIAK), partner of CROSSDEV, launches sub-grants for sustainable tourism service providers
CROSSDEV partner Masar Ibrahim Al-Khalil (MIAK) launches sub-grants to establish the service providers of its sustainable tourism project along the new area of the trail from Beit Mersim to Battir, in Palestine.
A total of 11 sub-grants are aimed at home stays, women centres and MSMEs to provide hikers & tourists with hospitality, food, information, etc.
BEEP project: discover the Egyptian pilot building “Horreya Center for Creativity” in Alexandria
The Horreya Center for Creativity, involved in the integration of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in the public sector, has agreed with BEEP project partners in Egypt to select this building as one of the two Egyptian case studies. The heritage listed building of Horreya Center for Creativity is located within the old center of Alexandria city. It is considered as one of the earliest cultural centers in Egypt, and the first one in Alexandria. This building that was built in 1887 is characteristic of the late nineteenth century.
Call for tenders: MedSNAIL project is looking for external audit services in Tunisia
The University of Sfax, Tunisian partner in MedSNAIL project (“Sustainable Networks for Agro-food Innovation Leading in the Mediterranean”), is looking for an external auditor in charge of expenditure and revenue verification.
The project implementation period is 36 months (starting date: 01 September 2019 - ending date: 31 August 2022).
The language of the contract and all written communications, including reports, between the Auditor and the Project Partner (or Lead Beneficiary if it were needed), shall be English.
Restart of HELIOS activities in Tunisia: meeting women, young people and Blue and Circular economy organizations
On Saturday May 30th 2020, the Tunisian Union of Agriculture and Fishery (UTAP), the HELIOS Tunisian partner, carried out a series of meetings to create synergies and to reach women, young people and Blue and Circular economy organizations.
This was an important step to restart HELIOS cooperation activities in Tunisia, in response to the COVID-19 emergency.
In particular, the meetings focused on:
GreenBuilding project: Tunisian partner is looking for an external auditor!
BorjCedria Technopark Management Company (TUNISIA), partner of the "GreenBuilding" project, intends to launch a national tender for the selection of an external financial auditor.
Interested parties can find more details here! (Information available in French).
Deadline for receiving offers is 15/07/2020.
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BEEP project: Geometric and Conservation survey of the ‘British Cavalry Club’ in Nicosia, Cyprus
On Friday, 20th of March, PP3 visited their pilot case building, the British Cavalry Club, to perform geometric and conservation state analysis. The visit took place after granting the approval of the property owner, the Nicosia Municipality.
[Get to know MEDUSA's territories] The Alt Empordà, Catalonia
This article forms part of a series of publications under MEDUSA project to promote less-known natural and cultural touristic assets in our partner territories Jordan, Lebanon, Tunisia, Puglia (Italy) and Catalonia (Spain). Enjoy reading and hope to welcome you soon at one of the wonderful places you will get to know here.