EU energy project studies gender aspects of renewable energy cooperatives in Eastern partner countries

EU energy project studies gender aspects of renewable energy cooperatives in Eastern partner countries

27 June 2017
The EU-funded Civil Society Local Energy Network (CLEEN) project has presented a feasibility study of gender-sensitive energy cooperatives in Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. The study analyses country-specific legal frameworks and existing national climate and energy policies, overviews the…
Music festival in Chisinau

Renewable energy technologies and music powered by solar panels at EU-supported green energy festival in Moldova

26 June 2017
Thousands of people gathered recently in the Moldovan capital Chisinau for the SUN Dă-I Fest festival, organised by the EU-funded Energy and Biomass Project implemented in the Republic of Moldova. As part of the festival, participants had the chance to see, touch and test renewable energy…
Armenia innovations

Apply now: unique opportunity for Armenian startups

26 June 2017
Around 15 Armenian startups will have the opportunity to participate in the Armenian Startup Academy Berlin (ASAB), scheduled on 2-10 September 2017 in the German capital. Successful applicants will receive the chance to work on their business development, receive training on investment readiness…
EUAM

Ukraine: EU Advisory Mission completes community policing training programme

26 June 2017
385 new community policing trainers are now ready to share their knowledge with colleagues in the police as a result of a nationwide programme that concluded in Ukraine on 23 June. The training programme for patrol police and district officers was organised in Ukraine by the European Union Advisory…
Library

From energy to education: more than 200 new documents and reports available on EU Neighbours Library

23 June 2017
Around 200 new documents, reports and handbooks have been added to the EU Neighbours library in recent months. They range across all the main areas of cooperation between the EU and the Eastern Partner countries, ranging from practical handbooks for local authorities on developing sustainable…
Georgia historic building

Eastern Partnership cultural heritage project announces completion

23 June 2017
The Community-Led Urban Strategies in Historic Towns (COMUS) project has announced that it will conclude its activities on 30 June 2017. Being a joint EU/Council of Europe initiative, the 30-month long project worked in nine small and medium-sized historic towns in Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, the…
Eastern Partnership Youth Forum

The Third Eastern Partnership Youth Forum kicks off in Warsaw

22 June 2017
Over 300 youth leaders, youth workers and youth policy makers from EU Member States and the EU's six Eastern neighbours (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) have gathered in the Polish capital of Warsaw today for the third Eastern Partnership (EaP) Youth…
Business Climate report

Azerbaijan: EU presents Business Climate Report 2017

22 June 2017
Current conditions for doing business in Azerbaijan are presented in the Business Climate Report 2017, which was launched during the recent EU-Azerbaijan Business Forum and published on the website of the EU Delegation in the country. A survey was conducted among 300 companies operating in…
EU funding

Poland-Belarus-Ukraine Cross-Border Cooperation programme projects nominated for an international award

22 June 2017
The Poland-Belarus-Ukraine Cross-Border Cooperation (CBC) programme announced that its projects it implemented in 2007-2013 have been nominated for the Orły Wprost 2017 award. The award is given to people, institutions and projects that have made exceptional contributions to the development of…
Belarus: mobile photo exhibition showcasing EU projects opens in Horki

Belarus: mobile photo exhibition showcasing EU projects opens in Horki

22 June 2017
An open air mobile photo exhibition, “The Faces of EU Projects”, moved to the Belarusian city of Horki on 20 June. The exhibition is dedicated to 29 projects implemented in the country with financial support from the EU. Environmental and energy-saving projects are showcased through the exhibition…