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CEEBA is seeking Research Institutions for the development of ICT products for UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Egypt under EU-funded iHERITAGE Project

CEEBA, the Confederation of Egyptian European Business Associations, and the Egyptian partner in the iHERITAGE project have issued a call for action for research institutions to conduct the scientific research..


Med Pearls: Calls for Proposals for Slow Tourism Product Creation – Egypt, Palestine & Jordan

Med Pearls projects is launching a call for subgrants for the development of new Slow Tourism products in the project's pilot areas of Egypt, Jordan, and Palestine.


CEEBA is seeking the services of a financial auditor to preform expenditure verification for four projects under the EU-funded ENI CBC MED Programme

The Confederation of Egyptian European Business Associations - CEEBA - issued a request for proposals to select a financial auditor to perform expenditure verification on four EU-funded projects in order to provide reasonable assurance that costs co-financed by the ENI CBC Med Programme are accounted for and claimed in...


CEEBA is looking to hire a technical expert for the implementation of the MEDWAYCAP Project

In the framework of the ENI CBC MED project “The Mediterranean pathway for Innovation Capitalisation toward an urban-rural integrated development of Non-Conventional Water Resources” – MEDWAYCAP..


فتح باب التقديم على منحة فرعية بقيمة تصل الى ١٢.٠٠٠ يورو CRE@CTIVE:

 :يعلن اتحاد منظمات الأعمال المصرية الأوربية عن فتح باب التقديم على منحة فرعية بقيمة تصل الى ١٢.٠٠٠ يورو ، مقدمة من مشروع CRE@CTIVE !الممول من الاتحاد الأوروبي لتطوير نماذج الأعمال المبتكرة في قطاعات المنسوجات، والملابس والأحذية والجلود من المستهدف من المنحة؟ الدعوة مفتوحة للفنانين والمصممين وأعضاء الصناعة الثقافية والإبداعية، و الشركات القائمة...


CRE@CTIVE launches call for the textile, clothing, leather and footwear industries

The Confederation of Egyptian European Business Associations is pleased to announce the launch of the call for applications for a sub-grant of up to 12,000 euros, provided by the EU-funded CRE@CTIVE project to develop innovative business models in the textile, clothing, footwear and leather sectors..


INTECMED’s Call for Subgrants for Innovators, Researchers and Entrepreneurs is open!

The EU-funded INTECMED project Call for Subgrants for Innovative Ideas is now open!


INVESTMED opens calls for sub-grant applications from Business Support Organisations

The EU-funded INVESTMED project is launching sub-grants for Business Support Organisations (BSOs) in Egypt, Lebanon and Tunisia.


INVESTMED opens calls for sub-grant applications for Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises

The EU-funded INVESTMED project has opened the call for subgrants to support small businesses in the Southern Mediterranean.


EU-funded MedBEESinessHubs is seeking services to deliver a study

CEEBA is requesting the services to deliver a customised study and analysis of the current situation and the potential benefits of the economic exploitation of the...


EU-funded MedBEESinessHubs is seeking Researcher to deliver a Mapping report

CEEBA is requesting the services of a Researcher to deliver a Mapping report of the honeybee producers and policy frameworks at cross border level in Egypt...


Euro-Med Academia and SMEs engage in EU-funded iHERITAGE project to develop innovative products for tourism and cultural heritage valorization

One of the primary goals of the European Union-funded iHERITAGE project is to use and highlight the valuable knowledge and innovative ideas of Mediterranean communities in the realization of its ambitious, game-changing activities and the integration of new technologies in tourism and cultural valorization industries.


Med Pearls: Opportunities and prospects for ‘ICT powering Med Tourism’ presented at Cairo-ICT exhibition

The Med Pearls project organized a unique BRIDGE event that brought together the tourism and ICT sectors in Alexandria and Cairo (Egypt) from 10 to 12 November 2021...


MEDWAYCAP – Mediterranean PathWAY for Innovation CAPitalisation Toward an Urban-rural Integrated Development of Non-conventional Water Resources

MEDWAYCAP (Mediterranean pathWAY for innovation CAPitalisation toward an urban-rural integrated development of non-conventional water resources) is an EU...


TECHLOG – Technological Transfer for Logistics Innovation in the Mediterranean Area.

TECHLOG (Technological Transfer for Logistics Innovation in the Mediterranean area) is an EU funded ENI CBC MED Capitalization project intending to strength...


EMPHASIS – Euro-Mediterranean Network Facilitating Market Uptake of SMEs Innovations

EMPHASIS (Euro-Mediterranean Network Facilitating Market Uptake of SMEs Innovations) is a strategic ENI CBC MED project that aims to co-create a Euro-Med...


INTECMED project launches the e-Bazaar platform

CEEBA is pleased to announce the launch of INTECMED’ s e-Bazaar - an online platform where Mediterranean innovators (researchers and startups) can interact with investors, find talent, exchange ideas and access training and funding.The platform will work as the backbone of the innovation ecosystem, where it will provide easy...


ICT Powering Med Tourism

In the frame of the EU funded ENI CBC MED Project Med Pearls, the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce and CEEBA are organizing with their project partners from Spain, Italy, Greece, Palestine and Jordan the one-day conference “ICT Powering Med Tourism” at the CAIRO ICT Exhibition, exhibition Hall A, on...


DG NEAR Commissioner Oliver Várhelyi meets with MedAlliance ASCAME President El Wakil, BusinessMed vice chairman Tarek Tawfik and CEEBA Secretary General and EBSOMED Chair Dr. Alaa Ezz

Last night in Cairo, the Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Olivér Várhelyi met with the leadership of the Med Alliance, ASCAME president Ahmed El Wakil, BusinessMed vice-chairman Tarek Tawfik and CEEBA Secretary-General and EBSOMED Chair Dr. Alaa Ezz, where the role of the MedAlliance in bridging the Mediterranean and...


A High-Level Round Table on Maximizing Private Sector Engagement by blending Donors and DFI Finance

In presence of Ministers of International Cooperation and Finance A High-Level Round Table bringing together the Vicepresident of CitiGroup, and all Donors and Development Banks, discussing Blending Donor and DFI Finance and Maximizing Private Sector Engagement with an Eye on Investing in AfricaMinister of International Cooperation Dr Rania Al Mashat...


ENI CBC MED Exhibition at Techne Summit Alexandria 2021

The Confederation of Egyptian European Business Associations –CEEBA- in collaboration with the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an exhibition at this year’s Techne Summit Alexandria, in its 7th edition, from the 2nd to the 4th of October at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina. The exhibition will feature 9 EU-funded,...


Egypt’s Projects Map

Egypt has seen significant changes in a variety of industries as a result of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s vision and the present government's efforts and growth strategy. The Egypt Projects Map website is an inventory of projects that were implemented, developed, or reworked during the era of President El-Sisi,...


EU-funded CRE@CTIVE project seeking Technical Expert in the traditional sectors

The Confederation of Egyptian Business Association (CEEBA), in cooperation with the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce, is seeking the services of a technical expert to support the establishment of business labs and project activities for the traditional sectors of textile, leather and footwear in Egypt under the CRE@CTIVE project. Scope of...


MedBEESinessHubs held its first kick-off meeting on the 5th of August

On the 5th of August, the MedBEESinessHubs project (Mediterranean Bee Hubs in support for sustainable economic prosperity in deprived rural areas) was launched by the lead partner, The Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry from Cyprus, and the project partners from Egypt, Lebanon, Palestine and Italy.ENI CBC Med MedBEESinessHubs...


Open call to create a pool of mentors in the field of sustainable/slow tourism product creation

The Med Pearls project, funded by the European Union under the ENI CBC Med Programme, has the goal to set up a network of 26 Slow Tourism products across 6 Mediterranean countries (Egypt, Greece, Italy, Jordan, Palestine and Spain). These products (also called ‘PEARLS’) will share similar characteristics, follow...


Inside look into the Egyptian Textile, Leather and Footwear Market.

CEEBA conducted market research on the traditional sectors of textile, leather and footwear in Egypt within the framework of the ENI CBC Med programme's CRE@CTIVE Project. The study highlighted some of the sectors capacities, challenges, and potential areas for integrating innovation in the traditional sector of textile, footwear and leather. Some...


INVESTMED Call for Trainees on Sustainable Business Management (SBM)

INVESTMED CAL FOR TRAINEES ON  SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (SBM) The EU-funded INVESTMED project is launching its training programme on Sustainable Business Management (SBM), aiming to positively impact start-ups and Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the green, blue and creative & cultural industries. The objective of the training is to...


SOLE TO TACKLE ENERGY-EFFICIENCY IN BUILDINGS IN EGYPT

SOLE TO TACKLE ENERGY-EFFICIENCY IN BUILDINGS IN EGYPTSOLE is a strategic ENI CBC MED cross-border project, that aims to tackle common challenges caused by the increasing annual energy consumption and growing levels of CO2 emissions with a focus on the estate sector. Though the building sector consumes between 30...


SOLE Pilot in Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University is expected to save up to 11 thousand tons in Co2 emissions

The ENI CBC Med “SOLE” Project aims at developing public buildings into being more sustainable and energy-efficient through incorporating renewable energy sources to reduce costs and the negative impact to the environment, as well as act as an example that could lead to a shift to renewable energy sources. CEEBA,...


CEEBA consults with Egyptian BSOs to find ways to support young entrepreneurs and women in Egypt

Within the framework of the ENI CBC Med “INVESTMED” Project, CEEBA conducted a consultation with Business Support Organizations (BSOs) in Egypt’s eligible area. The consultation focused on assessing the needs and tools to support young entrepreneurs in the Blue, Green and Cultural and Creative (CCI) industries through the projects...


CEEBA held the first RAIT with Egyptian BSO’s as part of the EU-funded INTECMED Project

CEEBA, in cooperation with SEKEM Foundation, held Egypt's first Regional Alliance for Innovation Transfer (RAIT) on the 9th of May 2021. The event is part of the ENI CBC Med “INTECMED” Project that works towards the identification of research results, maturing and transforming them to business-ready innovations and promoting...


CEEBA’s “Blending BSO & Incubators Support” held in AAST’s Smart Village campus

On the 6th of May, CEEBA and the Arab Academy for Science Technology and Maritime Transport in cooperation with BUSINESSMED and the Association of the Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry – ASCAME, with the support of the Egyptian Ministry of Trade and Industry, the Ministry of International Cooperation...


CEEBA to implement 100kW on-grid PV solar plant MAIA TAQA pilot project in Alexandria, Egypt

The Confederation of Egyptian European Business Associations in cooperation with the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce has successfully awarded and signed a contract with OneraSystems for its MAIA-TAQA tender for the design, installation and commissioning of an on-grid PV solar plant of 100 kW, including battery storage in the Alexandria...


INVESTMED-INNOVATIVE SUSTINABLE STAR-UPS FOR THE MEDITERRANEAN

INVESTMED-INNOVATIVE SUSTAINABLE START-UPS FOR THE MEDITERRANEANThe Mediterranean area is largely affected by a generalized economic slowdown causing difficulties for MSMEs in terms of competitiveness, sustainability, internationalization and capacity to innovate. The EU-funded INVESTMED project within the ENI CBC MED Programme calls for advanced solutions to ensure sustainable growth, economic...


INTECMED- INCUBATORS FOR INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGICAL TRANSFER IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

INTECMED- INCUBATORS FOR INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGICAL TRANSFER IN THE MEDITERRANEAN-Boosting the cooperation between Science, Private sector and Governmental institutions to make Mediterranean SMEs more competitive and innovate- this is the main target of the recently launched INTECMED project.INTECMED will develop an integrated innovation ecosystem to support technological transfer and...