Belarus: At the age of 16, he had never even studied music. Now, he is an opera singer: This is Andrey’s story

Belarus: At the age of 16, he had never even studied music. Now, he is an opera singer: This is Andrey’s story

13 June 2019
Until he was 16 years old, Andrey Mikulchik, from the Belarusian city of Maladziečna, had never studied music. However, he went on to become an opera singer, and has already performed in both Italy and Belarus.
Ukraine: How to keep visa-free travel to the EU and what to do with rejections on the border

Ukraine: How to keep visa-free travel to the EU and what to do with rejections on the border

03 May 2019
In the last two years the visa-free travel regime between Ukraine and the European Union has become not only comfortable, but also customary. The number of issued biometric passports has already exceeded 12 million!
Sevinj Mastiyeva: Every conquered peak is а new beginning

Sevinj Mastiyeva: Every conquered peak is а new beginning

08 March 2019
Since 2016, Azerbaijan has been participating in an EU-funded project that supports the country in the development and modernisation of migration policy (Support in the Implementation of the Mobility Partnership with Azerbaijan project, MOBILAZE).
Tetiana Diuzheva: Escaping the war and building a new life with EU support

Tetiana Diuzheva: Escaping the war and building a new life with EU support

04 March 2019
In August 2014, Tetiana Diuzheva left her native Luhansk after her dog was shot.
How the EU is helping Moldovan women to change their country

How the EU is helping Moldovan women to change their country

06 March 2018
From working on soil protection or conducting civil society development training, to helping institutions become more publically visible or implementing a dream project in their home country… This article presents the stories of five women from the Republic of Moldova who were inspired, empowered,…
‘Opening the world’: how Erasmus+ can change your life

‘Opening the world’: how Erasmus+ can change your life

25 April 2017
Young Belarusians have many opportunities to study abroad, thanks to the EU's educational programmes. Participants explain how they work, what their impressions are, and share tips on making the most of the opportunities that are available.
Erasmus+ - Study abroad opportunities for Armenians

Erasmus+: Study abroad – work for Armenia

24 April 2017
The European Union attaches great importance to youth programmes, both within the EU and in the European Neighbourhood. The diversity of available youth, educational and exchange programmes proves that the EU sets its hopes for the future on educated, cultured and respectful young people.  
“Once Erasmus, always Erasmus”: how education brings Georgia closer to the European Union

“Once Erasmus, always Erasmus”: how education brings Georgia closer to the European Union

03 April 2017
“Studying in Denmark was a life-changing experience: it made me want to become a school teacher back home, where I am determined to implement modern teaching and learning methods” says Tinatin Nakashidze, a 22-year-old Georgian student, who studied at University College UCC in Copenhagen for one…
European opportunities: how the EU supports youth and education in Moldova (II)

European opportunities: how the EU supports youth and education in Moldova (II)

29 March 2017
The European Union has been increasingly present in the life of young Moldovans through a variety of opportunities offered to school and university students but also to young professionals. We are presenting below some of the most important opportunities supported by the European Union for you to…
Youth education is the key to the future: EU provides new opportunities for Azerbaijan

Youth education is the key to the future: EU provides new opportunities for Azerbaijan

27 March 2017
Education still plays a key role in personal development and determines our prospects in life. European universities have become a reference point for quality education throughout the world, and the development of education is an integral part of the EU's cooperation with its partner countries.