Europe in the World

Development and security in the Mediterranean - A critical nexus for a positive agenda

20 October 2017


The members of the Union for the Mediterranean have recently adopted a roadmap emphasising three priorities: regional stability, regional integration and human development. Ambassador Fathallah Sijilmassi, Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), appointed in 2012 and re-elected in 2014, delivered an address presenting an overview of the UfM activities and the challenges lying ahead.