Ukraine: EU provides further satellite imagery support

Ukraine: EU provides further satellite imagery support

24 March 2017
On 24 March, the European Commission renewed its support for the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) in Ukraine for the full implementation of the Minsk agreements. The new funding of EUR 3 million will provide timely and focused assistance…
Latest opportunities from the Eastern Neighbourhood

Latest opportunities from the Eastern Neighbourhood

24 March 2017
EU NEIGHBOURS east has selected exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. New fully-funded trainings are available, including a Legal Training Programme for Journalists, civil society advocates and…
The EU turns 60: anniversary of the Treaty of Rome

The EU turns 60: anniversary of the Treaty of Rome

24 March 2017
Sixty years ago, on 25 March 1957, the leaders of Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands gathered in Rome to sign the agreements that would create a Common Market in Europe. In two separate agreements, they agreed to establish a European Economic Community, aiming to remove…
Ukraine implementing green agribusiness solutions

Ukraine implementing green agribusiness solutions

24 March 2017
The EBRD is providing a loan to the largest tomato purée producer and exporter in Ukraine. The company will implement a range of high-tech farming solutions to reduce water leakages in the irrigation system and significantly reduce the amount of plastic waste generated during the production cycle…
EU marks World and European Water Day: no-one to be left behind

EU marks World and European Water Day: no-one to be left behind

23 March 2017
On the occasion of World Water Day on 22 March the European Union issued a Declaration by High Representative Federica Mogherini to reiterate the EU’s commitment to sustainable management of water and sanitation for all, in particular for the most vulnerable groups. “Our commitment to leaving no-…
Three years on from Crimea annexation: EU stresses commitment to territorial integrity of Ukraine

Three years on from Crimea annexation: EU stresses commitment to territorial integrity of Ukraine

20 March 2017
Three years on from the illegal annexation of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol by the Russian Federation, the European Union has reiterated “its condemnation of this violation of international law, which remains a direct challenge to international security, with grave…
Latest opportunities from the Eastern Neighbourhood

Latest opportunities from the Eastern Neighbourhood

17 March 2017
EU NEIGHBOURS east has selected exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. New scholarship and fellowship programmes are available for students, including the Alpbach Scholarship Programme in Austria,…
Ukraine: top police IT managers visit Romania to support development of Intelligence-Led Policing

Ukraine: top police IT managers visit Romania to support development of Intelligence-Led Policing

17 March 2017
The top managers of the Ukrainian police IT Department took part in a five-day study visit to Romania on 6-10 March, financed by the EU Advisory Mission Ukraine (EUAM). The purpose of the visit was to see how IT capabilities could be used for criminal and intelligence analysis. EUAM is supporting…
Border security in action: Lviv conference marks successful end of Belarus-Ukraine border management project

Border security in action: Lviv conference marks successful end of Belarus-Ukraine border management project

17 March 2017
The Ukrainian city of Lviv this week hosted an international conference on ‘Border Security in Action. Success in Partnership’. The event marked the successful completion of the EU-funded SURCAP-2 project, aimed at strengthening security in the region in general, but more specifically along the…
Ukraine: with EU support, police visit schools to teach children about road safety, substance abuse and bullying

Ukraine: with EU support, police visit schools to teach children about road safety, substance abuse and bullying

17 March 2017
Ukrainian police have been visiting schools to teach pupils about road safety, domestic violence, substance abuse, internet safety and bullying. The visits are part of the Police School Officer project, a nationwide initiative supported by the EU Advisory Mission Ukraine (EUAM). EUAM supported the…