The beginning

On September 6th 1983 convened by Prof. Luigi Ambrosi, at the time Rector of Bari’s University, in accordance with the motion of the conference on scientific cooperation among the Universities of the Mediterranean Sea, held in Bari May 19-24, 1982 Rectors from Syria, Greece, Turkey, France, Israel, Tunisia, Egypt, Malta, Montenegro, Lebanon and ltaly, the Rector of the European University of the Job (Bruxelles) and the Deputy Director of the culture (UNESCO), Prof. Mohamed Aziza founded the “Community of Mediterranean Universities” (CMU) approving unanimously the related statute.