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EU civil protection programme to discuss disaster loss data with Eastern Neighbourhood countries

17 July 2018
Ways to report disaster loss data (DLD) to monitor the reduction of the impact of disasters on national economy will be discussed on 24-25 July at a regional workshop organised by the EU-funded Programme on Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern…
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Ukrainian police learn about modern crime scene management in EU

16 July 2018
On 8-11 July, Ukrainian inspector-criminalists visited the Netherlands and Germany to learn about best practices in crime scene management. The visit was organised by the EU Advisory Mission (EUAM) Ukraine, as part of its assistance to the National Police of Ukraine (NPU). It aimed to advance and…
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Belarus: EU-supported green energy projects inaugurated in Navahrudak District

16 July 2018
An opening ceremony was organised on 12 July in Navahrudak District of Belarus to inaugurate three green energy projects supported by the EU in partnership with the country’s Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Ministry and Navahrudak District Executive Committee. A wind power plant…
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EU-Belarus Human Rights Dialogue to take place for the fifth time

16 July 2018
On 17 July, the EU and Belarus will hold the fifth round of the bilateral Human Rights Dialogue in the capital of Minsk. The EU delegation will be led by Dirk Schuebel, Head of Division for Bilateral Relations with the Eastern Partnership Countries at the European External Action Service. The…
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EU4Business: Business planning seminars for entrepreneurs in Ukraine

16 July 2018
On 26 and 27 July, Ukraine will host two seminars on business planning, free of charge, for entrepreneurs in the cities of Kramatorsk and Pokrovsk, Donetsk oblast, in the east of the country. Supported within EU4Business initiatives, the seminars on using business planning and project planning…
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EU and Georgia to strengthen cooperation in civil protection and disaster risk management

13 July 2018
The European Commission and the Emergency Management Service of Georgia will sign an administrative arrangement in Tbilisi enhancing ties in civil protection and disaster risk management. The document outlines key areas of cooperation on disaster prevention, preparedness and response on issues…
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Ukraine: EU supports conference on lean production in Rivne

13 July 2018
On 13 July, the concept of lean production in Ukraine was the focus of a conference organised in the city of Rivne with the support of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) under the EU4Business initiative. The conference gathered participants familiar with the basic aspects…
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EU Monitoring Mission hosts first information sharing meeting with Georgian civil society representatives

13 July 2018
On 12 July, the EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) hosted its first meeting with representatives from 10 Georgian civil society organisations in Tbilisi. The purpose of the meeting, which will become a regular event at the EUMM Headquarters, is to strengthen collaboration with civil society experts and…
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EU to support computerised trade transit system in Georgia

13 July 2018
On 13 July, the EU launched a new project in Georgia to support the new computerised trade transit system in the country, which will facilitate trade with the EU. The 24-month long project “Supporting the Accession of Georgia to the Conventions on Transit Area and Launching of the New Computerised…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

13 July 2018
'EU NEIGHBOURS east’ has picked out a selection of exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. If you are interested jobs, internships, scholarships, competitions, conferences and…