Spending, European style: What stands in the way of transparent Ukrainian municipal budgets?

Spending, European style: What stands in the way of transparent Ukrainian municipal budgets?

12 October 2016
Did you know you could track local government expenditure online, thanks to EU funding of budget transparency programmes? Support for greater accountability is, however, only half the task: the public needs to take an interest in how their tax money is spent. 
The Head of the European Union Delegation to Belarus, Ambassador Andrea Wiktorin, highlights the importance of the EU’s partnership with Belarus, and how cooperation is making a real difference on the ground

Common history, common interests, and common global challenges: why Belarus matters to the EU

29 September 2016
The Head of the European Union Delegation to Belarus, Ambassador Andrea Wiktorin, highlights the importance of the EU’s partnership with Belarus, and how cooperation is making a real difference on the ground What are the important values promoted by Europe, which you believe are shared by Belarus…
The Head of the European Union Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Świtalski, explains in an interview why Armenia is so important to the EU, and highlights the significant impact of cooperation on the ground

For the EU, Armenia is not just a neighbour but part of the European family

06 September 2016
The Head of the European Union Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Świtalski, explains in an interview why Armenia is so important to the EU, and highlights the significant impact of cooperation on the ground What are the important values shared by the EU and Armenia? Armenia is part of the…
The departing Head of the European Union Delegation to Ukraine, Ambassador Jan Tombiński, highlights in his farewell interview Ukraine’s huge potential, as it takes responsibility for its own future

Europe needs Ukraine to understand its own destiny

31 August 2016
The departing Head of the European Union Delegation to Ukraine, Ambassador Jan Tombiński, highlights in his farewell interview Ukraine’s huge potential, as it takes responsibility for its own future Which are the values that Europe is promoting in Ukraine, which are shared in this country? The…
Fairy tales to heal family wounds

Fairy tales to heal family wounds

13 October 2013
They came from orphanages, foster families and deprived backgrounds. Twenty eight teenagers from four different countries gathered in the coastal village of Koblevo, Ukraine, for a ten-day workshop organised by a project funded under the EU’s Eastern Partnership Youth Window. The workshop was aimed…