EU4Business reports on results and achievements

EU4Business reports on results and achievements

22 May 2017
EU4Business held its first General Assembly and published its first Consolidated Report of Activities on 17 May. Partner institutions and national governments came together to discuss the key achievements of the initiative and the way forward for the future, particularly in terms of strengthening…
EU trains experts from Eastern Partner countries in civil protection and disaster relief coordination

EU trains experts from Eastern Partner countries in civil protection and disaster relief coordination

22 May 2017
The EU-funded Programme on Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries (PPRD East 2) conducted training courses for relief experts from the six Eastern Partner Countries on 14–20 May. The course addressed mechanisms for coordination…
 EU carries out studies to help Georgian food and drink industry

EU carries out studies to help Georgian food and drink industry

22 May 2017
The EU-funded European Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development (ENPARD) presented its Value Chain Studies on Georgia’s tea and trout sectors on 19 May in Tbilisi. The results of the studies were presented to Ministry of Agriculture officials, the Delegation of the European…
“Europe means us”: Winners of #EUaroundU contest announced

“Europe means us”: Winners of #EUaroundU contest announced

22 May 2017
Giorgi, Iuliana, Katsiaryna, Sara, Nune and Liliia are the winners of the #EUaroundU writing competition organized by the ‘EU NEIGHBOURS east’ project. “We see our future in a strong, united and peaceful Europe, and we are going to continue building it on the ideals of trust, solidarity, freedom…
Armenia: creative startups invited to take part in Business Challenge

Armenia: creative startups invited to take part in Business Challenge

22 May 2017
The Creative Armenia Business Challenge programme has invited aspiring entrepreneurs to share ideas on creating and managing startups in the area of performing and audiovisual arts, technology, design and publishing, music and cultural management. Creative Armenia Business Challenge seeks to…
Ukraine: Covenant of Mayors starts new project in Zhovkva

Ukraine: Covenant of Mayors starts new project in Zhovkva

22 May 2017
A new EU-funded project under the Covenant of Mayors — Demonstration Projects (CoM-DeP) programme has begun reconstruction works at a kindergarten in the city of Zhovkva. The complex renovation of the pre-school is part of the Covenant’s fulfilment of its commitments undertaken as part of the…
Latest opportunities from the Eastern Neighbourhood

Latest opportunities from the Eastern Neighbourhood

19 May 2017
EU NEIGHBOURS east has selected exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. Are you interested in travelling for free to another country, where you will gain new skills and knowledge? Many fully-funded…
Georgia: startups and SMEs discover new opportunities through EU4Business

Georgia: startups and SMEs discover new opportunities through EU4Business

19 May 2017
The EU4Business initiative held an information event for Georgian businesses on 18 May in Tbilisi. About 80 small and medium-sized enterprises and start-ups learned about the opportunities offered by the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN). The event showcased assistance in technology transfer…
Moldova: registration now open for new training in public procurement of biofuels

Moldova: registration now open for new training in public procurement of biofuels

19 May 2017
The EU-funded Energy and Biomass Project in Moldova has invited mayors and representatives from public institutions to participate in training sessions on “Solid biofuel public procurement methods and practices”. Representatives involved in the procurement of solid biofuels (e.g. lighters,…
Безвизовый режим: важный шаг  в отношениях между ЕС и Украиной

Visa-free travel: important move in EU-Ukraine relations

18 May 2017
European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs committee issued the statement on the signature of EU visa free regime for Ukrainian citizens on 17 May. As of next month, Ukrainian citizens will be able to travel to the EU without visa for up to 90 days. According to the Members of European Parliament, this…