EU News #3: useful news about the Green Deal for our GIMED community
About the EU News:
The GIMED Green Impact Med project aims at boosting the development of green and eco-innovative entrepreneurs in 5 Mediterranean countries (Egypt, Italy, Lebanon, Palestine and Tunisia) by creating the required environment and improving knowledge base to better access finance and markets, creating jobs and driving the green and circular economy in the region.
CROSSDEV actions in the Mediterranean: local communities and respect for all kinds of heritage
CROSSDEV aim is to promote a sustainable tourism in the Mediterranean, increasing attractiveness of less known destinations, contributing to the economic and social development of these specific areas, as advocated by the ENI CBC MED Programme.
CoopCulture, one of CROSSDEV partner, is part of AITR, an Italian Association dedicated to widespread responsible and sustainable tourism, an inspiration for the purposes of the CROSSDEV project.
We did a short interview with Maurizio Davolio, president of the Association.
BEEP Italian team performed the first field analysis for the energy and environmental audit of 'Palazzo del Clementino' case study
On Monday, 22nd of June, the Italian team of ENI CBC Med BEEP project visited the case study Palazzo Maffei - Clementino in the historical centre of Rome, to perform the first field analysis for the energy and environmental audit of the building.
[MedArtSal] Open positions: Junior and Senior Experts in Strategic Marketing, Tourism Planning and Capacity Building
MedArtSal lead partner CUEIM - University Consortium for Industrial and Managerial Economics is looking for a Junior and a Senior Expert in Strategic Marketing, Tourism Planning and Capacity Building to be applied in the framework of the activities under output 5.3, WP5 "Sustainable Tourism and Territorial Marketing".
For more information about the selection procedure: https://www.cueim.org/en/work-with-us/
COMMON project launches ‘BEach CLEAN’, a campaign to reduce marine litter on Mediterranean beaches
Launched BEach CLEAN, an awareness campaign to address the emergency of marine litter on Mediterranean beaches. The initiative stems from the need to protect the beaches environmental heritage and promotes a productive dialogue with the tourist operators and with citizens, starting from the sharing of a decalogue with ten good practices to follow for a correct waste management and to raise awareness of the consequences of waste abandonment.
ORGANIC ECOSYSTEM is looking for a translator: English --> Arabic and French
Description of the project and the job:
Palestine: the MEDSt@rts project selects 25 aspiring entrepreneurs
The MEDSt@rts project has launched a call for applications to support the development of entrepreneurship among young people in Palestine.
The specific objective of the call, promoted by the partner LEADERS, is to identify and select 25 aspiring entrepreneurs with innovative business ideas in sectors such as digitalisation, agri-food, eco-design, craftsmanship, cultural heritage, tourism, personal services, education, isolation economy ideas, green and social enterprises.
Lebanon: launching of the National Energy Hub under ESMES project
Twelve ESMES team members from Lebanon and Jordan along with twenty stakeholders from Lebanon working in different sectors both public and private have gathered in an online meeting on June 25th for an event held by the Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC), a partner in ESMES Project.
[MedArtSal] How many different types of salt do you know?
Any time we visit the supermarket, we discover new types of salt. But these small packages of white gold usually go unnoticed until we realize that our food is lacking some flavor. As you probably know, salt is a chemical compound mainly consisting of chlorine and sodium, which is considered an essential element for the normal development of almost all living organisms. Unsurprisingly, this mineral has had great relevance in all cultures throughout history. Indeed, mankind has exploited and diversified its consumption in different types of salt.
GreenBuilding project: the Spanish partner is looking for an external auditor
Universitat de Vic-Universitat Central de Catalunya (Spain), 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 Spanish).
Deadline for receiving offers is 13/07/20.