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Ukrainian officials visit Georgian Vocational and Educational Training centres as part of EU4Youth project

18 October 2019
A delegation of Ukrainian officials has visited vocational training colleges in Georgia as part of an EU4Youth activity to share information and best practices on successful vocational and education training (VET) programmes in Georgia. The 12 Ukrainian officials visited two VET Colleges in…
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EU versus Disinformation: More than a third of disinformation cases this week are devoted to Ukraine

18 October 2019
More than a third of the disinformation cases this week are devoted to Ukraine. This statement is made on the ‘EU vs Disinfo’ website, which guides users through the disinformation world. This number roughly corresponds with the total number of cases on Ukraine in the disinformation database.…
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EU’s ‘Commitment to Constructive Dialogue’ project in Armenia summarises its results

18 October 2019
On 15 October, the EU-supported ‘Commitment to Constructive Dialogue’ (CCD) project implemented in Armenia announced its completion and presented results. Gregory Tsouris, Deputy Head of Cooperation of the EU Delegation to Armenia, and Karen Brutyan, Armenia’s First Deputy Minister of Finance,…
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EU4Youth presents findings on youth employment and labour market to Georgian and Ukrainian officials

18 October 2019
With the aim of contributing to the debate around Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Georgia and Ukraine, the Danish Refugee Centre has presented its research fidnings on the Good practices of youth employment, labour market, and entrepreneuship based on the experiences of Estonia, Poland…
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EU water monitoring project supports discussion on water resource management in Armenia

18 October 2019
On 15 October, Armenia’s capital Yerevan hosted the 18th meeting of the National Policy Dialogue (NPD) steering committee, focusing on the country’s water resource management. The meeting was co-chaired by the country’s Ministry of Environment and Ministry of Territorial Administration and…
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Armenia: Young European Ambassadors to discuss opportunities for youth with EU official visiting the country

17 October 2019
On 21 October, Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Armenia will meet with the European Commission’s Director-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture, Themis Christophidou, who will be visiting the country. During the meeting the YEAs will discuss the opportunities to study within…
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European Commission campaign on consumer rights to roll out across Europe until 2020

17 October 2019
Travellers from the European Neighbourhood to Europe may be interested to learn about a new communication campaign launched by the European Commission on consumer rights -#YourEURight. Currently being rolled out across Europe, this digital-led campaign aims to raise awareness of key EU consumer…
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Teachers from Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova to gather for a forum to discuss modern and safe agricultural technologies

16 October 2019
Between 4 and 6 November, Belarus will host an EU4Youth forum on ‘School Garden as an educational platform for modern safe agricultural technologies’. Participants from Belarus, Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova will gather to discuss the challenges faced in rural areas of the three countries.…
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Neighbours Inspire! – EU supports fire and rescue service potential on Polish-Belarus border

16 October 2019
Renovation of the fire brigade building will be completed soon in the Belarusian town Kamieniec, thanks to EU support. Another high-tech facility – the Safety Training Centre - will also be finished soon under the project in Brest. These activities make up part of the EU-supported ‘Polish-…
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EU report: 9% trade increase between EU and Ukraine in one year.

16 October 2019
The EU has issued its third annual report on the implementation of 35 major trade agreements with 62 partners, including Ukraine. The report states that trade between Ukraine and the EU increased by 9% between 2017 and 2018. The EU received 42% of Ukraine's worldwide exports. According to the…