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Union for the Mediterranean (UfM)
The Union for the Mediterranean promotes economic integration across 15 neighbours to the EU’s south in North Africa, the Middle East and the Balkans region.
Only greater regional integration can reduce the instability of the Mediterranean region and solve conflicts, High Representative Federica Mogherini said today, underlining the importance of giving a positive future to young people in the region.
In challenging times, the European Union needs to think strategically, have a vision and act together, especially after the British referendum, High Representative Federica Mogherini today told the European Parliament in Strasbourg.
A strategic partnership between the EU and UN Women has been reconfirmed.
A total of 43 countries from Europe, North Africa and the Middle East gathered in Barcelona for a landmark Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial meeting on Thursday 26 November. It was co-chaired by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judah.
27 June 2015: One year on from the signature of the EU Association Agreements with Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, citizens in partner countries are starting to feel the benefits.
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