Speaking at the signing ceremony in the presence of the Minister for Relations with Constitutional Institutions and Civil Society and Human Rights Mehdi Ben Gharbia, the US ambassador stressed the importance of the role of MEPI
programme in supporting civil society in Tunisia.
Mirna Srour, an economics student at the Lebanese University who is helping with Volunteers without Borders, told The Daily Star during the event that they "now have connections with MEPI
, CRS and all the other NGOs so we can coordinate and help each other.
Le programme de subventions locales constitue le moyen le plus direct du MEPI
pour soutenir les organisations et les individus au Moyen-Orient et en Afrique du nord.
is the only source of leasing SunDial SmartPower systems outside the US.
The recently published information about our MEPI
programmes has been available on the public website for years.
has funded medical education in African institutions in twelve countries, forming a network of regional partners and more than twenty US and foreign collaborators .
Based on MEPI
for Africa, the countries are categorised according to the level of energy poverty, ranging from sensitive energy poverty (MEPI
Federal records show Abdel-Fatah's NGO, the Egyptian Democratic Academy, received support from NED, MEPI
and NDI, among other State Department-funded groups "assisting democracy".
13) Finally, MEPI
sponsors 17 programs in Oman, but they generally focus on economic development and opportunities made possible by the 2006 Free Trade Agreement.
Entitled "The Financial Crisis and the Occupy Wall Street Movement", the lecture, which was organized in cooperation with the MEPI
Alumni Network, was attended by more than 75 persons from entrepreneurship, academia, politics, diplomacy, and civil society.
states that it works to "identify and support key projects that promote civil society and the rule of law, increase political participation, empower women and youth, create civic educational opportunities, support independent media, and foster economic growth and opportunity.
Student Leaders Programme contributes to USG goals of increasing awareness and acceptance of civic rights and responsibilities and building support for reformers.