Commission welcomes provisional agreement on Horizon Europe, the future EU research and innovation programme

20 March 2019
Investing in research and innovation is investing in Europe's future, in knowledge and new solutions to maintain and improve the European way of life. That is why the Juncker Commission has set a new level of ambition to deepen Europe's innovation capability, provide lasting prosperity and preserve…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

15 March 2019
'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…
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Civil protection and emergency response authorities from Belarus discuss results and follow-up of large EU-funded programme

14 March 2019
On 14 March, emergency response and civil protection authorities and experts gathered in the Belarusian capital of Minsk to discuss the results of the EU-funded Programme for Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries (PPRD East 2),…
Running an Efficient Media Business: New OPEN Media Hub online course now open

Running an Efficient Media Business: New OPEN Media Hub online course now open

13 March 2019
The OPEN Media Hub is launching a new online course on The Principles of Media Company Management. The author of the course is Eamonn Byrne, senior director of The Byrne Partners Ltd, a UK based media development and consultancy company. Previously Eamonn was a director of national and regional…
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EU’s civil protection programme co-organises meeting in Belarus on emergency response

13 March 2019
Today, on 13 March, the EU-funded Programme on Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries (PPRD East 2) are participating in a tabletop exercise of the Host Nation Support (HNS) working group in Belarus. Organised in cooperation…
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Call for proposals: Education campaign for schools from Belarus, Poland and Ukraine

13 March 2019
Schools from Belarus, Poland and Ukraine are invited to take part in the educational campaign within the framework of European Cooperation Day 2019. The campaign has been launched by the EU-funded Poland-Belarus-Ukraine Cross-Border Cooperation Programme. This year’s competition will carry the…
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Join #EU4Energy Babushka challenge and win a prize

13 March 2019
Being more energy efficient can be simple if you listen to our #EU4Energy Babushka! From 13th to 25rd of March, our Babushka will share valuable tips and tricks about how to save energy and money by being more energy efficient. And she wants you to share any advice you have on how to consume less…
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EU Delegation to Belarus accepting applications for European Union Visitors Programme 2020

12 March 2019
Young leaders from Belarus interested in a career in the EU have until 5 April to express their interest in taking part in the European Union Visitors Programme (EUVP). Established by the European Parliament and the European Commission in 1974, the programme is designed to enable active or future…

EU workshop in Belarus on combatting terrorism

11 March 2019
On 18-19 March, experts from Spain will conduct a workshop in the Belarusian capital of Minsk on anti-terrorism strategies, tactics and techniques. The aim of the workshop is to share European best practices in combating terrorism. In particular, participants of the two-day seminar will discuss…
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EU external action: more funds for human rights, development and climate change for 2021-2027

08 March 2019
This week, the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs and Development committees adopted their joint position on the proposed Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument (NDICI). The new financial instrument would, once agreed by both Parliament and EU ministers, channel the…