Young Leaders Programme

EDD invites young people to share their ideas in Brussels

23 February 2018
The European Development Days (EDD) bring the development community together each year to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. The 2018 Young Leaders Programme is inviting young active players to share…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

23 February 2018
'EU NEIGHBOURS east’ has picked out a selection of exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. If you are interested jobs, internships, scholarships, competitions, conferences and…
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EU to support cross-border cooperation between agricultural producers in Ukraine and Moldova

23 February 2018
An international information and research platform will be created within the EU-funded Ukraine-Moldova cross-border project to help boost cooperation between the main agricultural actors in the Vinnytsia region of Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova. The work on the “Dniester” platform will be…
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EU project helps Armenia’s labour migrants convert their potential into activities back home

22 February 2018
Around 30 State Employment Agency (SEA) experts from two regions of Armenia gathered for a training seminar last week to learn how to support labour migrants and their families in converting their potential when they return home. The seminar was organised within the EU-funded “iMigrantArmenia.EU”…
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Improved accounting education in focus at EU4Business event in Baku

22 February 2018
National initiatives for improving accounting education and strengthening professional accounting organisations in Azerbaijan were discussed at a workshop recently organised in the country’s capital Baku as part of the EU4Business initiative. The event was part of the EU-funded Strengthening…
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Lithuania to share experience with Ukraine on improving firearm control

22 February 2018
Representatives from the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine will visit Lithuania on 27-28 February to learn about the country’s experience with firearm control. The visit is organised by the European Commission’s Technical Assistance and Information Exchange Instrument (TAIEX) in cooperation…
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EU and Armenia sign cooperation priorities until 2020

22 February 2018
On 21 February, EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian signed the EU-Armenia Partnership Priorities for 2017-2020, which identify key areas for cooperation and will be a basis for EU assistance to Armenia. The four main areas of cooperation are:…
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Media prize for showcasing cultural diversity in Eastern Europe – call for applications

22 February 2018
Broadcasters, media professionals, journalists, filmmakers and producers from the EU’s six Eastern Partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine) are invited to participate in the ADAMI Media Prize for Cultural Diversity in Eastern Europe. The…
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Training to help Georgian farmers understand EU food safety and quality standards

22 February 2018
A training seminar organised this week in the Georgian capital Tbilisi focused on increasing awareness of food safety and quality standards, including relevant information for farmers, farmer groups and cooperatives, in the context of Georgia’s Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA)…
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EU4Energy: Ukrainian town of Dubno to improve energy efficiency of public schools and kindergartens thanks to EU

21 February 2018
The “Warm kindergartens and schools – key for children’s health” project, proposed by the Ukrainian town of Dubno, has been selected by the EU to be financed as part of the second round of Covenant of Mayors Demonstration Projects. The project aims at making four public schools in Dubno energy…