• 05/12/2017
    The "Partnership for Tunisian-European youth" celebrated its first anniversary

    Launched one year ago in Brussels by the President of Tunisia and the European head of diplomacy, the "Partnership for Tunisian-European youth" celebrated its first anniversary on Monday November, 4. This anniversary has been celebrated in Carthage, where 14 entrepreneurs, students and former Erasmus+ grants beneficiaries have been invited by M. Béji Caïd Essebsi, the President of Tunisia, and attended by M. Patrice Bergamini, the European Ambassador. "Investment in youth is a priority as it is a key actor for social development and economic growth of a modern state", underlined M. Béji Caïd Essebsi.
  • 17/11/2017
    Make jewellery, not war !

    For more than 20 years, the French vocational training school Jean Guéhenno in Saint-Amand Montrond  has been working on a strong international opening policy. 200 students from the jewellery sector do their 4 years training in a European work environment. The French vocational school Jean Guéhenno has indeed four partnerships with euro-mediterranean countries, such as Italy, Spain, Greece and Portugal. The lycée works especially with the Italian school Cellini de Valenza and the Portuguese art school Antonio Arroio in Lisbon to organize many exchanges. Every year, these three schools organize vocational mobilities so that students can do internships in euro-mediterranean companies.The French vocational school Jean Guéhenno  is also involved in a Erasmus+ strategic partnership project called “Make jewellery, not War”, organized with its Italian and Portuguese partners, and also a Belgian school. This project is a means to acquire citizen and professional knowledge, as well as strengthening everyone competences and resources in a intercultural approach. The students share their experiences on a blog “The Wall” ( and in the school newspaper. Every year, traveling exhibitions created by the European students are shown in France, Italy, Portugal, Greece, and in other north-european countries. 
  • 06/11/2017
    Cultural heritage and vocational education and training

    Did you know that 2018 will be the European Year of Cultural Heritage? Find out more about how the vocational education and training sector can contribute to it on !
  • First meeting of Erasmus+ National Agencies’ Mediterranean Network

    First meeting of Erasmus+ National Agencies’ Mediterranean Network

    The first meeting of Erasmus+ National Agencies’ Mediterranean Network took place on the 20th October 2017 in Roma, in the presence of nine countries: Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain and Turkey. On this occasion, the interest of Euromed+ for the development of cooperation between Mediterranean countries in the vocational education training sector has been pointed out.
  • 25/06/2017
    A Franco- Maroccan project : the recognised mobility

    The Aix-Marseille and Tanger-Tétouan-Al Hoceima academies are working to set up evaluation tools for a well-known mobility. A system of mutual trust will be set up, to make sure of the recognition of the capacities acquired regardless where the capacities are acquired, since the actors of a sector agreed on guidelines regarding qualification or similar degree. This recognition system of acquired capacities during mobility is currently tested in the restauration and hostel sector, for the level 4. After the first preparatory stage (partnership agreement between academies, training agreements between educational institutions), the second stage is the organization of 4 students from the French hotel school of Marseille mobility to Morocco for a 2 months internship. The third stage is the mobility of 4 Marrocan students to the French hotel school. Both of the two academies want to repeat this initiative at a European scale thanks to the Erasmus+ KA2 project built the Catalane Government and the Lisbon Ministry of Tourism. This project aims at boosting the youth employability and the access to qualified jobs, by improving mobility. To make mobility becoming an added value in the work field, tools has to be created to promote mobility during training programs, by the recognition of acquired capacities in the vocational education training
  • 05/05/2017
    Opening of a "Unimed" office in Rabat

    An office of Unimed (Universities Union of the Mediterranean) has been set up inside the Mohammed V Rabat-Agdal University. This association, founded in Octobre 1991, aims promoting the university research, education and training inside the euro-mediterranean zone.
  • 06/03/2017
    Sauvons l'Europe and Erasmus Euromed

    In the current French political context, "Sauvons l'Europe" and the setting up of an Erasmus Euromed programme both are subjects back on the forefront. This programme would be organized for both shores of the Mediterranean. This aims to build an economic and social solidarity inside this area and in the extent of the European Union recovery as far as this one is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year! Decisions of the results to come...
  • 10/02/2017
    In Tunis: the first meeting of the Culture Ministries of the 5+5 Dialogue countries members

    The first meeting of the Culture ministries of the 10 countries members of the 5+5 Dialogue occured this Friday, the 10th of February in Tunis. This was organized by Youssef Chahed, the head of government. The members' countries agreed on encouraging "policies and cultural actions in order to encourage the reconciliation between people and contribute to the anti-radicalisation and anti-extremism."
  • 31/05/2016
    Meeting of the follow-up group "5+5 Education, Teaching anf Vocational training"

    On the 2nd and 3rd of June 2016, the follow-up group "5+5 Education, Teaching anf Vocational training" met to discuss mainly about the youth training into the Mediterranean zone, about its development approaches and its tools. This meeting will help in an official presentation of the Euromed+ platform.
  • 11/05/2016
    EUROMED+ and HOMERe, partners for the youth success in the Mediterranean

    Euromed+ and the HOMERe project (meaning High Opportunity in the Mediterranean for the Hiring of Excellence Executives) are starting to work together to expand their actions impacts on the Mediterranean youth. Soon,  a direct access from Euromed + will be available to be aware of the opportunities given by HOMERe regarding the "high potential" young students.
  • 22/02/2016
    First official Euromed + meeting

    On 15th June 2015, the offices of the French Erasmus+ Agency/ Education and Training hosted the first official meeting of Euromed + project. This meeting was the opportunity to gather both the 5 + 5 Dialogue actors and the institutional actors in charge of vocational education and training and of euro-mediterranean issues, like the UfM. The results of the roundtable helped to consolidate the project in light of participants contributions.
  • 22/02/2016
    Test launch of the Euromed+ website

    Since December, we are testing the functionalities of the Euromed platform +. Many thanks to partners who help us in this delicate phase!
  • 22/02/2016
    Euromed+ in Marseille!

    On 07.11.2015, the Mediterranean Economic Week, was the opportunity to discuss about the partnership between the European Union and the Maghreb for vocational training and entrepreneurship. Major institutional and socio-economic stakeholders tried to propose concrete actions on this delicate subject. On this occasion, the Erasmus + Agency presented Euromed + and opened the second official Euromed+ project meeting with our steering committee.