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Support for the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) | Virtual stakeholder event

14 October 2021

The Virtual Stakeholder Event in support for the Union for Mediterranean (UfM) will take place (online) on 26 October 2021 (9.00-13.00 CEST). under the aegis of the European Commission (RTD.F2 – Global Approach & International Cooperation in R&I) and co-organised by CIHEAM Bari and DLR.

Underpinning the importance of mutual R&I cooperation development, the objective of the event is to share with and receive feedback from invited stakeholders regarding the draft Implementation Plan to support the newly endorsed UfM agendas on research and innovation contributing to the new EU communication on Renewed Partnership in the region.

The event will be framed by a plenary session as well as by three separate breakout rooms with thematic focusses on the identified priorities:

  1. health,
  2. renewable energy, 
  3. climate change.

During the sessions, open discussions with the participants on the Implementation Plan modalities as well as on modalities and actions for implementation of the TCIP (Theory of Change and Impact Pathways), including the roadmaps in the priority areas will be generated.

To learn more, please also have a look at the attached concept note and agenda.

Concept note

Agenda

To participate, please register here by latest 25 October 2021. You will receive the participation link after registration and closer to the events date.

If you have any questions, please contact shsevent@iamb.it.