Building capacity for applying to European funds in Lebanon

Training Workshop on ENI CBC MED Programme

Last September 9th a training workshop gathered in Tripoli 46 representatives of lebanesee municipalities and concerned stakeholders (universities, private institutions, associations, etc.). The purpose of this training was to break the ice and made participants acquaintance with the main features of the new ENI CBC MED program on time for the submission of proposals to the first call for standard projects on November 9th.

The Jordanian expert Mr. Khaled Shorman deepen on the components of the ENI Strategy, the main characteristics and requirements of the Standard Call, and the award criteria and evaluation process. The training included a hands on session where all participants were engaged in a group discussion about the different components of a Log Frame analysis.

The training, organized by MedCities KTC Al-Fayhaa, allowed for a great level and interaction which was highly appreciated by the participants. This event was identified as a priority action during the last June MedCities mission to member cities in Lebanon and Cyprus and is part of the Catalan Agency for Development and Cooperation (ACCD) support to the strengthening of activities in the area.