Interim Secretary General appointed to head Union for the Mediterranean Secretariat

The Co-Presidency of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) has announced the appointment of Dr. Lino Cardarelli as interim Secretary General of the UfM Secretariat. He will succeed Dr. Ahmad Masa’deh, who resigned effective 28 February 2011.
Dr. Cardarelli who serves on board of the Secretariat as Senior Deputy Secretary General for Projects Funding Coordination and Business Development Division, will be managing the Secretariat until the appointment of a new Secretary General.
Dr. Cardarelli said he and his colleagues were committed to making the Secretariat “a true success story that will serve our people on both shores of the Mediterranean. We will continue enthusiastically our mission and the journey which Dr. Ahmad Masa’deh has begun, despite the challenging environment.” (ENPI Info Centre)
Read more
Press release
Ahmad Masa’deh resignation letter
UfM Secretariat website

EU-funded sustainable development project launches first training programme for municipalities in North Lebanon
The EU-funded Sustainable Urban Demonstration Projects (SUDEP-South project)...
NET-MED Youth helps Algerian youth organisations to improve their communication
A dozen representatives from youth organisations of the NET-MED Youth Algeria...
European Union marks Climate Action Day in Egypt
The EU Delegation to Egypt celebrated yesterday the EU Climate Action Day in...
FEATURES - Archive
Reducing the injury and death count on the roads
The number of victims on the roads in the Euro-Mediterranean region has...
Renewable energy brings water to all
More than a billion people in developing countries have no access to safe...
A common legal space
The threats to which our societies are confronted do not stop at Europe’s...
Writing to Grab Attention, a handbook for EU-funded projects
This practical handbook is an updated edition (2016) of the publication first...
Press releases that… grab attention! Step-by-step guide
This step-by-step guide is an updated edition (2016) of the handbook first...
Evolution of the mediterranean energy sector 2013-2015
The EU-supported Association of Mediterranean Energy Regulators (MEDREG) has...