The general objective of this Phase IV of the programme is:
to support and strengthen the participation and contribution of youth organisations and youth from the Euro-Mediterranean region towards the development of civil society and democracy.
The specific objectives are:
- To stimulate and encourage mutual understanding between young people within the Euro-Mediterranean region and to fight against stereotypes and prejudices.
- To promote active citizenship among young people and enhance their sense of solidarity
- To contribute to the development of youth policies in the different partner countries.
The geographical scope of the Euro-Med Youth programme Phase IV comprises 35 countries: the 27 European Union Member States and 8 of the Mediterranean partner countries and territories, of the Barcelona Declaration (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestinian Authority, Tunisia).