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Working towards better water knowledge: Ecological classification of surface water bodies in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia

20 November 2019
A regional workshop on the ecological classification of surface water bodies in the pilot areas in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia was organised on 19-20 November in Kakheti, Georgia. The aim of the seminar is to provide support to the beneficiary countries in understanding and applying the…
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Finland to share experience on fighting juvenile delinquency with Belarus

20 November 2019
On 26-28 November, representatives from Belarus’s Ministry of Internal Affairs will visit Finland to discuss issues relating to the social inclusion of juvenile delinquents and the interaction between the police and agencies that carry out mediation. The visit is expected to provide Belarussian…
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EU4Energy: Ukrainian Parliament takes steps to unbundle gas transmission system

20 November 2019
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted a Law on amending several legal acts in order to unbundle the gas transmission system on 15 November. As a result, it has created the necessary conditions for establishing an independent system operator (ISO) for gas in line with the EU’s Third Energy Package…
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EU4Energy assists Belarus with electricity grid connection for renewable energy generators

20 November 2019
On 19 November, the EU4Energy Governance project held a capacity‑building seminar on Electricity Grid Code Connection Rules for Renewable Energy Generators. The main objective of the seminar was to increase the participants’ knowledge on the EU and international practices and technical requirements…
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Assessing the civil society environment in Eastern Partnership countries

19 November 2019
The European Centre for Not-for-Profit Law (ECNL) has launched a new website assessing civil society environments in the EU’s Eastern partner countries. Based on a unique methodology,the CSO (civil society organisations) Meter has been designed to support regular and consistent monitoring of civil…
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Romania to share experience in developing the effective market-monitoring tool with Ukraine

19 November 2019
Between 27 and 29 November, representatives of the Economic Analysis Department and Agricultural Markets Unit (Antimonopoly Committee) and the Department of Structural Statistics (State Statistics Service) of Ukraine will visit Romania to learn from the country’s experience in developing the…
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Fellowship opportunity for young civil society activists from Eastern Neighbourhood

19 November 2019
Young civil society activists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine with new ideas to improve their communities or countries have a chance to develop their leadership skills. The EU-funded Eastern Partnership Civil Society Facility (EaP CSF) announced a…
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Erasmus+: Opportunity for students in Ukraine

19 November 2019
On 25-28 November and 2 December, Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv will host training courses on the ‘EU as an Endeavor Entrepreneur’ and ‘Benchmarking and Strategic Implementation of the European Business Model for Ukraine’. Aimed at students and…
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Young European Ambassadors to discuss animal protection issues with Azerbaijani youth

19 November 2019
On 24 November, Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Azerbaijan will join the EU-funded Covcheg project and its partner organisation, Animal Protection Union, to visit a homeless animal shelter in Baku with 15 pupils. During the visit, a workshop will be carried out to teach the participants…
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EU to participate in Eastern Partnership Investment Summit in London

19 November 2019
On 22 November, the EU will actively participate in the Eastern Partnership (EaP) Investment Summit in the British capital, London. Organised by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the event is dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the Eastern Partnership initiative. This…