UZBEKISTAN | Communication & Events | European Mobility Week

Wed, 09/23/2020

From 16 to 22 September 2020, B&S Europe has supported the successful launching the second European Mobility Week (EMW) in Uzbekistan, by running the digital media campaign and the organisation of a virtual roundtable. The European Mobility Week is an initiative of the European Commission for the sustainable development of urban mobility, annually since 2002 uniting millions of people around the world. 

BENIN | JUSTICE | Enhanced accessibility to criminal records [EN] [FR]

Wed, 09/09/2020

[EN] From setting up a business to obtaining a visa to travel abroad, being able to access your criminal records in an easy and transparent way makes life a lot easier. In the frame of the technical assistance to the “Justice Support Project” (PAJ) in Benin, led by B&S Europe, our experts were able to support Benin’s Ministry of Justice and Legislation, Beninese and foreign citizens in gaining full and easy online access to their B3 criminal record certificates.

LIBYA | SECURITY | EULEAD support to COVID19 response

Fri, 08/21/2020

In the frame of the project “EU Libya Expertise, Analysis and Deployment (EULEAD)” our team continues to support the response to COVID19 in Libya. 

After providing 10.000€ worth of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), EULEAD arranged for two trainers from the National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) Tripoli to go to the South of Libya for a week, to train the Rapid Response Teams.

GOVERNANCE | Supporting local development worldwide

Mon, 08/10/2020

Last month we have celebrated the first period of the TALD project – “Helpdesk and facility for the Territorial Approach to Local Development”. Launched in January 2020, the project aims at providing support and technical expertise to the Directorate-General for Development and Cooperation (DG DEVCO), including to its staff in EU Delegations (EUDs)worldwide and and in the headquarters. 

LEBANON | Update on current situation in Beirut

Fri, 08/07/2020

On 5 August 2020, a massive explosion rocked Beirut, Lebanon, leaving behind significant casualties and shocking images of the blast. In the past two days, we have been in close contact with our staff and experts based in Beirut, assisting them and providing support as needed. We are happy to inform that all our staff and experts are now in good conditions, safely resuming their activity. One collaborator was unfortunately injured in the blast and is now receiving treatment.