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Opportunity for Ukrainian manufacturers to take part in UK’s top trade fashion event – apply now

25 April 2018
Ukrainian clothing and footwear manufacturers have the opportunity to take part in the UK's number one trade fashion event, MODA UK, which will take place in Birmingham on 5-7 August. This opportunity is available in the framework of the EU-funded EU4Business initiative. The deadline for…
European Union

Azerbaijan to open doors to Imagine Euro Tolerance Festival for the second time

25 April 2018
On 2 May, the Azerbaijani capital Baku will open doors to the second edition of the “Imagine” festival. The event will last until 17 May and aims to promote the values of intercultural dialogue and tolerance through different expressions of art. This year, the festival is dedicated to the 70th…
European Union

EU-Belarus Coordination Group meets in Minsk

25 April 2018
On 25-27 April, the Belarusian capital of Minsk is hosting the fifth meeting of the EU-Belarus Coordination Group. The EU delegation is being led by Thomas Mayr Harting, Managing Director for Europe and Central Asia at the European External Action Service (EEAS), and will include representatives of…
European Union

EU on new developments in Armenia: peaceful transition of power needs to be ensured

25 April 2018
On 24 April, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) released a statement on the current situation in Armenia. The statement was issued by MEP Sajjad Karim, Chairman of the European Parliament's Delegation to the EU-Armenia and EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees and the EU-Georgia…
Open Media Hub

EU’s OPEN Media Hub Calls for Expression of Interest

24 April 2018
The Open Media Hub has launched a Call for Expression of Interest for Production Support, a scheme to enable TV and online video journalists in the European Neighbourhood to create content related to the European Union and their respective countries’ relations with the European Union. The scheme is…
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EU expert mission to help Ukraine improve methodology for calculating structural business statistics

24 April 2018
On 2-4 May, an expert from Romania will visit Ukraine to support the country’s State Statistics Service to further improve the methodology currently used to calculate structural business statistics. The event aims to stimulate comprehensive discussion of Ukraine's methodology for calculating "…
European Union

Moldova-Ukraine border: new border crossing point to be launched with EU support by end of 2018

24 April 2018
The Palanca State Border Crossing Point, which is jointly administrated by the authorities of the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, is being built from the ground up with support provided by the EU. The new facility should be launched by the end of 2018. The checking of passengers, vehicles and…
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Armenia: Experts from Estonia to share EU standards and experience in pathology and forensic medical services

24 April 2018
On 3-4 May, forensic experts from Estonia will visit Armenia to meet their counterparts from the country’s Ministry of Health, as well as independent pathologists and forensic medical experts. The aim of the mission is to increase the country’s knowledge, understanding and implementation of EU…
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Croatia shares its disaster risk assessment experience with Moldovan experts

23 April 2018
On 23-27 April, the National Protection and Rescue Directorate of the Republic of Croatia will host representatives of the General Inspectorate for Emergency Situations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Moldova. The purpose of the visit is to learn about Croatian experience…
European Union

EU releases statement on developments in Armenia following public protests in the country

23 April 2018
On 22 April, the Spokesperson of the EU High representative Federica Mogherini issued a statement on recent developments in Armenia, following public demonstrations that started in the capital Yerevan and other cities after the country’s elections. “The right to exercise freedom of assembly in a…