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Speech of EU Presidency at the 53rd Board of Governors Meeting of the Anna Lindh Foundation

Minister for Foreign Affairs George W. Vella opened the 53rd Anna Lindh Foundation (ALF) Board of Governors Meeting, held at the Corinthia Palace in Attard. The meeting was held in Malta after the highly successful ALF MED Forum that was held in Malta in October 2016.

Mr. Vella assured that the excellent relationship between Malta and the Anna Lindh Foundation is living proof that this renewed partnership delivers.

Find the full speech of Minister Vella.


EU Presidency supports the Anna Lindh Foundation programme “invest in a generation”

The Maltese Presidency of the European Council hosted this week the Board of Governors meeting of the Anna Lindh Foundation, attended by representatives of the Member States of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), the League of Arab States headquarters, the European Union (EEAS, DG NEAR), and the UfM-Secretariat. Maltese minister for Foreign Affairs Dr. George Vella underlined in his opening remarks the impact and continued legacy of the Foundation’s landmark MED FORUM in October in shaping a new era of policy and programming.


ALF Handbook in Intercultural Citizenship Education in the Euro-Med is now available

The Anna Lindh Education Handbook on Intercultural Citizenship in the Euro-Mediterranean Region is the first of its kind, developed during 3 years by educators from the Mediterranean region and Europe. It is a tool to support learning with young people focused on the knowledge and skills to play an active role in civic life at the local and international level.



"Policy Dialogue with the EU High-Representative for Foreign Affairs"

An EU Initiative in association with Young Mediterranean Voices

Brussels, 22-23 March 2017

Deadline to respond to this call for interest: 19th February 2017 (17h Egypt-time).


New Internship Opportunity at the Anna Lindh Foundation

The Anna Lindh Foundation announces the launch of the Internship Programme for 2017.
This programme aims at fostering interdisciplinary knowledge as well as practical know-how building,  targeting talented youth willing to gain practical experience in a field relevant to the Anna Lindh Foundation activities through their full involvement in the Foundation daily work.

Through the Internship Programme, ALF benefits from the input of young enthusiastic, motivated  graduates, who can give a fresh and up-to date academic knowledge.


5+5 Ministers of Foreign Affairs welcome MED FORUM outcomes

The preliminary conclusions of the landmark MED FORUM of the Anna Lindh Foundation were discussed in Marseilles on Friday 28 October by Ministers for Foreign Affairs from Europe and North Africa during a ministerial meeting to discuss the present scenario in the Mediterranean.

The conclusions were delivered by Youth Sector representatives of MED FORUM who travelled from Valletta to Marseilles to exchange views with Ministers on how to open up space for civil society and youth-led action in addressing the root causes of radicalisation and extremism.



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