In the framework of the European Union- Joint Rural Development Programme (EU-JRDP),the 5th Call for Proposals for Scaling up Good Agricultural Practices in the Governorate of Matrouh – LOT 1 has been relaunched. The deadline for concept note submission is September 12th, 2016.
In response to an invitation by the Jordanian authorities, the European Union has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to observe the Parliamentary elections which are scheduled for 20 September 2016. The EU EOM to Jordan is led by Mr Jo LEINEN, a member of the European Parliament from Germany
Election observation gives the opportunity to assess an electoral process according to international standards. The EU is a leading global player in providing and financing electoral assistance complementary to election observation.
Upon the invitation of a foreign country organising democratic elections, the EU can decide to deploy an Election Observation Mission to the country's elections in consultation with the European Parliament and Member States.
Each EU missions works in the framework of a comprehensive approach. The mission works in agreement and coordination with the EU Delegations in the same area and in the framework of EU regional policies.