EU boosts eco-tourism and renewable energy in Armenia with new solar power plant

EU boosts eco-tourism and renewable energy in Armenia with new solar power plant

20 November 2019
Harnessing the potential of solar energy is vital for sunny countries like Armenia. Due to high energy tariffs, the majority of the population struggle to pay electricity and gas bills. Solar power is not widely used in Armenia but, because it is eco-friendly and helps to save money, it is…
EU supports Gagauz winery’s transition to renewable energy

EU supports Gagauz winery’s transition to renewable energy

15 October 2019
Producing wine for more than a century, Kara Gani Winery has turned a hobby into a business for the Cerven family. “We are the fifth generation to produce home wine. Gagauzia is a region famous for its good wines,” says the owner of Kara Gani Winery, Larisa Cerven. When deciding to open their own…
Ukrainian start-up Sirocco Energy develops a wind turbine for cities

Ukrainian start-up Sirocco Energy develops a wind turbine for cities

14 October 2019
Sirocco Energy’s Ukrainian team have developed a wind turbine that turns wind-power into energy, not in the middle of a field but where people need it, in cities. This could significantly accelerate Ukraine's movement towards cleaner energy.
Nanotechnology laboratory makes science more accessible to Moldovan youth, with EU support

Nanotechnology laboratory makes science more accessible to Moldovan youth, with EU support

27 September 2019
This article talks about the National Centre for Materials Study and Testing (NCMST) at the Technical University of Moldova, which received €474,000 from the EU’s largest Horizon 2020 programme on research and innovation for the development of biomedical nanotechnology and the training of…
Armenian entrepreneurs ready to bring their robot assistant to the market thanks to the support of the European Union

Armenian entrepreneurs ready to bring their robot assistant to the market thanks to the support of the European Union

06 September 2019
Robin the Robot is a robotic business assistant that provides services in various fields.
EU-supported ForgeFiction platform, which unites fans of science fiction with book lovers, is preparing to present its first book to readers

EU-supported ForgeFiction platform, which unites fans of science fiction with book lovers, is preparing to present its first book to readers

03 September 2019
The Armenian start-up ForgeFiction writes scripts for films and television series, and pitches them to companies in various countries involved in cinematography.
EU-supported Armenian start-up develops a solution to automate payroll and human resources policy

EU-supported Armenian start-up develops a solution to automate payroll and human resources policy

30 August 2019
An Armenian start-up company – Himnark – has developed a solution to automate payroll and employment policy for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) in Armenia by establishing an online system.
Armenian start-up Breedge offers platform for cooperation between employers and students thanks to EU support

Armenian start-up offers platform for cooperation between employers and students thanks to EU support

28 August 2019
Created by a group of young people, Armenian start-up Breede is a cooperation platform for employers and students.

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12 August 2019
The ‘Young European Ambassadors’ initiative is the driving force of the ‘Young European Neighbours’ network, created by the ‘EU NEIGHBOURS east’ project. The role of the Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) is to connect the youth from the European Union and the Eastern partner countries (Armenia,…
Coming to a city near you: EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019

Coming to a city near you: EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019

13 June 2019
Eastern partner countries eligible for EU Sustainable Energy Awards for the first time. Shaping Europe’s Energy Future is the theme of this year’s EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), which will happen across the EU and in the Eastern Partnership region from 17 to 21 June. Since 2006, the EUSEW…