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Georgia and EU discuss regional development at conference

25 September 2018
On 21 September, the Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure of Georgia organised an international conference to discuss the latest achievements in and perspectives for regional development policy in the country. Regional policy in Georgia is now gaining momentum as an important area…
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EU-supported training helps ensure safe navigation in Black and Caspian Sea regions

24 September 2018
Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) operators from Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine recently joined their counterparts from other countries for a training seminar organised by the EU-funded “Maritime safety, security and marine environmental protection in the Black and Caspian Sea Regions” (BCSEA) project…

EU and UN determination to further strengthen cooperation

24 September 2018
The United Nations Secretary-General, the President of the European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice President of the European Commission, met in New York for their annual meeting in the margins of the seventy-third session of the…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

21 September 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…
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Georgia: Europe day events back on the road

20 September 2018
In September and October, the EU Delegation to Georgia will continue with its Europe Day events in the country’s regions. Europe Day took place in Tbilisi and three regional towns in spring, and there are now further events coming up. Activities will be organised by the EU Delegation in…
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Energy Community Director visits Georgia and Armenia to discuss energy reforms

19 September 2018
On 17 September, Energy Community Secretariat Director Janez Kopač met with the newly appointed Georgian Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development, Giorgi Kobulia, as part of his visit to the country. They discussed the ongoing pace of energy reforms in Georgia. The key issue was the status…
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Georgia: Rural women from Keda municipality participate in international harvest festival in Armenia

19 September 2018
Five successful women from the Keda Local Action Group in Georgia recently participated in two international events in neighbouring Armenia thanks to EU support. They joined a further 100 women from different countries who gathered in Yerevan for a conference on “Women in Agriculture” and a “…
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Georgia: Apply now for Responsible Business Awards

19 September 2018
Companies in Georgia have until 10 October to enter the 2018 Meliora Responsible Business Awards, an annual corporate social responsibility (CSR) excellence contest organised as part of the EU-funded ‘Georgian Civil Society Sustainability Initiative’. The contest is organised in collaboration and…
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DataFest Tbilisi 2018: Opportunity for civil society activists from Eastern Neighbourhood

18 September 2018
On 7–9 November, the Georgian capital of Tbilisi will host the second international data and communications event ‘DataFest Tbilisi 2018’ for experts working with data. The event will bring together over 500 journalists, civil society activists, marketing specialists, business professionals,…
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EU-Georgia Parliamentary Association Committee to take place in Tbilisi

17 September 2018
On 18 and 19 September, the 7th meeting of the EU-Georgia Parliamentary Association Committee will take place in Tbilisi. The European Parliament will be represented by Co-Chairman Sajjad Karim, and members Clare Moody, Heidi Hautala and Valentinas Mazuronis. In addition to participating in the…