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Quaderns de la Mediterrània entitled: “Nature and Sustainability”

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The European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) and the association eco-union have been working for years to promote respect for the environment and sustainable de- velopment. Both organisations have long experience in projects related to environmental values in the Mediterranean. This is why we considered it opportune to combine efforts to prepare this issue of Quaderns de la Mediterrània entitled…

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COP23 eco-union side events

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During the celebration of the COP23, eco-union will co-organize and participate in 3 side-events held in the city of Bonn next Saturday, November 11th. The new report State of the Green Finance in the Mediterranean, made by IEMED and eco-union, will be officially presented seizing the opportunity that represents this 2017 United Nations Climate Change Conference. We are pleased to…

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Communication related to the latest events in the political conflict between the governments of Catalonia and Spain

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Eco-union, as a player in Catalan, Spanish and European civil society, deeply regrets the latest events related to the political conflict between the governments of Catalonia and Spain. Violence against people and imprisonment of citizens cannot and should never be the answer to any kind of situation. We advocate dialogue and negotiation to resolve disagreements within a democratic framework of…

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European Ambition 2030 Press Release

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Press Release. 2/10/2017. Transforming Our Europe Now DO’NT LOSE THE WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY 2017-2019 ! In the framework of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN Agenda 2030 Transforming Our World, more than a dozen distinguished EU personalities invite Europeans to “rethink Europe”. Says co-signatory Herman Van Rompuy, President European Council emeritus and Honorary President of the Club of Rome…

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Sustainable Tourism in the Mediterranean: State of Play and Strategic Directions

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This report has been made by Plan Bleu and counted with contribution of Jeremy Fosse, president of eco-union, as one of the main authors of the study. Over time the Mediterranean region has developed a unique blend of tourism activities associated with sea, health, sports, nature, business, as well as cruise and culture, offering consistent employment (11% of total employment) and economic growth (11%…

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More than 250 NGOs have endorsed a statement to make a better Europe

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The 6th Scenario has been signed by over 250 non-governmental organizations, including ecounion. The main goal of this document is to create an alternative vision that helps Europe redirecting towards a more sustainable, just and democratic context, representing a multitude of public interest issues.  Why and how? In a scenario where sustainability sits firmly at the heart of the European…

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Preliminary findings of our research on the State of Green Finance in the Mediterranean – Barcelona May 25th

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On May 25th, in Barcelona, eco-union organized, jointly with IEMed, an international workshop to discuss our preliminary findings of the research on Sustainable, Green and Climate Finance in the Mediterranean region. This new research, already started few month ago, will be released by the beginning of September. About the workshop: Participants: international experts from major IFIs, IGOs, NGOs, national FIs, commercial…

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Our full training program on urban green space management, PROGRESS, May 8-12

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After the first one in France, the second Progress project training takes place in Barcelona, from 8 to 12 May, organized by eco-union. We hare happy to share here the handbook of the course, based on citizen participation of green spaces.   What is the Progress Project about? The PROGRESS project is a European partnership project that falls within the framework of…

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Internship Communication & Graphic design

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Hi! we are looking for a creative mind to design attractive and impactful communication materials. eco-union is an environmental association based in Barcelona promoting a more sustainable Mediterranean region. We are an international, independent, young and collaborative organization that works actively at local, national and global level. We are looking for a motivated and committed intern to give support to…

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First training in urban landscaping. Join us!

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Within the framework of the PROGRESS project, the French engineering cooperative Orchis Ingénierie organizes the first professional training on Urban Landscape in Montpellier from 27 to 31 March 2017. We invite you to complete the information about the programme on our post: Re-green the city: Launching the Progress Project (in Spanish) Course Description: This training is a great opportunity to…

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