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EU supports Georgia in development of improved system for processing airline passenger data

19 July 2018
On 16-17 July, an inter-agency working group discussion in Kachreti, Georgia focused on ensuring more efficient risk management through automated processing and analysis of passenger data provided by airlines. The meeting was held as part of the EU-funded “Sustaining Border Management and…
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Eastern Partnership Youth Conference 2018: “Youth for Entrepreneurship”

19 July 2018
The EU’s Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum invites young entrepreneurs from the Eastern Partner (EaP) countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) to participate in the “Youth for Entrepreneurship” conference that will take place in the Austrian…
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Georgia: Deputy Director-General Mathernova visits EU projects in Kakheti

19 July 2018
On 16-17 July, Katarina Mathernova, Deputy Director-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations at the European Commission, travelled to the Kakheti region of Georgia to highlight EU support for the region. Mathernova visited three locations in the Kakheti region, namely Lagodekhi,…
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EU Foreign Affairs Council Meeting discusses Eastern Partnership

18 July 2018
The EU’s Foreign Affairs Council discussed the Eastern Partnership on 16 July, ahead of the Eastern Partnership ministerial meeting in October this year. Foreign ministers reaffirmed the commitment of the EU to the region, to the reform agenda and to the priorities identified as the '20…
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Declaration by the High Representative, Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the European Union on the occasion of the Day of International Criminal Justice

17 July 2018
On the occasion of the Day of International Criminal Justice the EU reaffirms its commitment to the fight against impunity for the most serious crimes and violations of international humanitarian law. 17 July 2018 is a seminal day for international criminal justice, as we mark the 20th anniversary…
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EU civil protection programme to discuss disaster loss data with Eastern Neighbourhood countries

17 July 2018
Ways to report disaster loss data (DLD) to monitor the reduction of the impact of disasters on national economy will be discussed on 24-25 July at a regional workshop organised by the EU-funded Programme on Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern…
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EU and Georgia to strengthen cooperation in civil protection and disaster risk management

13 July 2018
The European Commission and the Emergency Management Service of Georgia will sign an administrative arrangement in Tbilisi enhancing ties in civil protection and disaster risk management. The document outlines key areas of cooperation on disaster prevention, preparedness and response on issues…
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EU Monitoring Mission hosts first information sharing meeting with Georgian civil society representatives

13 July 2018
On 12 July, the EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) hosted its first meeting with representatives from 10 Georgian civil society organisations in Tbilisi. The purpose of the meeting, which will become a regular event at the EUMM Headquarters, is to strengthen collaboration with civil society experts and…
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EU to support computerised trade transit system in Georgia

13 July 2018
On 13 July, the EU launched a new project in Georgia to support the new computerised trade transit system in the country, which will facilitate trade with the EU. The 24-month long project “Supporting the Accession of Georgia to the Conventions on Transit Area and Launching of the New Computerised…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

13 July 2018
'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…