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EU4Digital: eSkills network workshop in Tbilisi

12 December 2019
On 17-18 December, an eSkills network workshop will take place in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi within the framework of the EU4Digital initiative. The main goal of the seminar is to enable the Eastern partner countries to exchange insights and latest developments in the field of digital skills…
Environnement - The European Green Deal

The European Green Deal sets out how to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent by 2050, boosting the economy, improving people's health and quality of life, caring for nature, and leaving no one behind

12 December 2019
The European Commission today presented The European Green Deal – a roadmap for making the EU's economy sustainable by turning climate and environmental challenges into opportunities across all policy areas and making the transition just and inclusive for all. President Ursula von der Leyen said…
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Eastern Partnership: Young journalists and online influencers discuss strategic communication and the role of independent media

11 December 2019
Around 200 young media professionals, online media influencers, civil society activists, and EU officials met in Helsinki, Finland, on 11-12 December for the “Stronger Together - Eastern Partnership Media Conference" organised by the Finnish Presidency, with the support of the European Commission…
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Romania to share experience on customs clearance of non-commercial goods and vehicles with Azerbaijan

11 December 2019
On 11–13 December, three experts from the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan will visit Romania. The aim of the visit is to familiarise the participants with EU experience and best practice on the registration, temporary importation/exportation and clearance of means of transport crossing the…
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Azerbaijan: EU provides laboratory equipment to detect industrial chemicals and pesticides in water

11 December 2019
On 10 December, the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Azerbaijan and the EU opened the newly renovated laboratory centre of the National Environmental Monitoring Department in the country’s capital Baku. The EU, though its “European Union Water Initiative Plus for Eastern Partnership…
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Azerbaijan: EU training boosts AzScienceNet network service capabilities for research

11 December 2019
Staff at the AzScienceNet research network in Azerbaijan have received training under the EU-funded Eastern Partnership Connect (EaPConnect) project, supporting the integration of the local scientific community with their peers in Europe. The series of trainings, which took place in October,…
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Young European Ambassadors in Azerbaijan to host training on handling bullying in schools

10 December 2019
In the framework of Human Rights Month, the Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Azerbaijan are hosting an event on 17 December to help teachers deal with bullying in schools. The event will contribute to fostering a healthy learning environment in the country by reaching out to teachers and…
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Model EU Council simulation takes place in Azerbaijan

10 December 2019
On 6-7 December, a group of 28 Azerbaijani students had the chance to experience the EU decision-making process by taking part in a Model EU Council (MEUC) simulation. The role-play activity, which was organised by ADA University in Azerbaijan, allowed participants to gain a better understanding…
The EU stands up for human rights

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on Human Rights Day

10 December 2019
We celebrate this year the 10th anniversary of the Charter of the Fundamental Rights and the 30th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Yet these rights continue to be challenged around the world. In particular, children and youth continue to be the main victims of human…
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Azerbaijan participates in Energy Community Regulatory Board meeting

05 December 2019
On 4 December, the Energy Community Regulatory Board (ECRB) held a meeting in Athens, Greece to discuss the work programme for 2020. During the meeting, the ECBR welcomed the involvement of the Azerbaijan Energy Regulatory Agency, which took part in plenary discussions for the first time. Among…