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Workshop in Ukraine: EU supports monitoring of surface water in Eastern Neighbourhood

18 June 2019
On 3 June, the European Union Water Initiative Plus for the Eastern Partnership (EUWI+) project organised a workshop in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv, focusing on the monitoring of surface water. The event was attended by participants from Belarus and Ukraine, who studied sampling methods…
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Georgian Shilda winery announced winner of the EU Sustainable Energy Award for EaP

18 June 2019
The European Union has announced the winner of the EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern partnership at the Awards Ceremony in Brussels on 18 June. The winner of the first edition of the Award is the energy efficient Shilda winery from Georgia. Founded in 2014, the Shilda winery is located…
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EU-funded project to help save vulnerable rodents in Belarus

17 June 2019
A new EU-supported project recently presented in Belarus will focus on searching for rodents in 19 districts of the country. A new rescue team consisting of representatives from charitable organisations will work to identify accurate data on the numbers of certain rodent species as part of an…
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Belarus: Results of EU Water Initiative showcased at youth festival in Minsk

17 June 2019
The European Union Water Initiative Plus for the Eastern Partnership (EUWI+) project shared EU experience and knowledge on the protection and efficient use of water resources during a youth festival in the Belarusian capital of Minsk on 9 June. The EUWI+ project held a stand featuring information…
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#EU4Energy photo competition: The future of energy

13 June 2019
Take part in the #EU4Energy photo competition between 17th and 23rd June for the chance to win an electric scooter. Who can participate? The contest is open to citizens over the age of 18 from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine. How to participate? What…
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Eastern Partnership: EU and its six Eastern partner countries endorse joint declaration on transport cooperation

07 June 2019
Marking 10 years of cooperation within the Eastern Partnership (EaP), transport ministers from the 28 EU countries and its six Eastern partner countries met on 6 June in Luxembourg to discuss cooperation in the area of transport. The main topics for discussion were road safety and infrastructure…
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Delivering on a stronger partnership: the EU and its six Eastern partners agree to develop better transport links

06 June 2019
On 6 June, the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, together with the European Commission, hosted the Eastern Partnership Ministerial Meeting on Transport. The event brought together EU Ministers responsible for transport and their counterparts from the six Eastern partner…
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EU4Energy: Polack in Belarus launches public survey on energy use

06 June 2019
Residents of Polack in Belarus have been invited to take part in a survey to find out how they consume electricity and how open they are to reducing energy use. The poll has been launched as part of the town’s programme of Energy Days, under the umbrella of the annual EU Sustainable Energy Week (…
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EU’s largest civil protection and emergency response programme in the Eastern Neighbourhood comes to an end

03 June 2019
On 30 May, the second phase of the EU-funded Programme for Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries (PPRD East 2) came to an end. PPRD East 2, which ran for nearly five years between December 2014 and May 2019, worked with six…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

03 June 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…