First Mediterranean Agreement

From the point of view of German Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, the advantage of these agreements, in which Germany did not participate, was to bring Britain closer to the triple alliance of Germany, Italy and Austria-Hungary. From the point of view of German Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, the advantage of these agreements, in which Germany did not participate, was Britain`s rapprochement with the tripartite alliance Germany-Italy-Austria-Hungary. The UfM Secretariat was established in Barcelona in 2010 as an operational institution that strengthens regional dialogue between Member States and stakeholders, fosters synergies and coordination between them and encourages regional projects and initiatives that have a direct impact on the lives of citizens.