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EU supports ICRC in conflict areas

19 April 2018
From 18 April to 1 May 2018, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), supported by the European Commission's European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations in collaboration with the Belgian Red Cross, will broadcast a short film on the risks to health-care in cinemas across…
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EU programme to advance audit quality assurance systems in Eastern Neighbourhood

19 April 2018
On 26-27 April, the EU-supported regional programme on Strengthening Auditing and Reporting in the Countries of the Eastern Partnership (STAREP) will hold a regional workshop in Vienna on advancing audit quality assurance systems. The objective of the workshop is to increase the knowledge of…
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Registration now open for webinar on research and innovation for Eastern Neighbourhood

18 April 2018
The EU-supported project that works to stimulate cooperation between researchers from the EU and its Eastern Partner (EaP) countries has announced a fourth webinar on research and innovation (R&I) for researchers and entrepreneurs from the Eastern Neighbourhood. The webinar will explore the…
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Seven Georgian municipalities join EU initiative for climate and energy action

17 April 2018
Seven Georgian municipalities recently became members of the EU-funded “Covenant of Mayors East” initiative. The official signing ceremony of the agreement took place in Telavi, Georgia. As a result, the total number of signatories to the EU “Covenant of Mayors East” initiative in Georgia reached…
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Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine to present EU-supported civil protection programme for Eastern Neighbourhood at workshop in Brussels

16 April 2018
On 16-17 April, experts from Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine will participate in the 11th EU Loss Data Workshop at the European Commission’s Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations in Brussels. The event will focus on improving coordinated…
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EU4Energy High-level Policy Talks in Georgia highlight opportunities of EU gas market reforms

13 April 2018
On 12-13 April, the Energy Community is organising a high-level policy event under the EU4Energy Governance Project. The event is dedicated to increasing stakeholder awareness of the new institutional framework and the primary and secondary legislation governing natural gas activities required to…
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EU remains biggest development donor: €75.7 billion in 2017

11 April 2018
The European Union and its Member States continue to be the world's leading provider of Official Development Assistance (ODA) with an overall amount of €75.7 billion in 2017, as confirmed by the newly released figures by the OECD-DAC. This amount represents 0.50% of EU Gross National Income (GNI)…
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EU NEIGHBOURS presents new online tool to aggregate news on cooperation between EU and its Eastern Partners

11 April 2018
A new tool which aggregates news and articles about EU cooperation with its Eastern Partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) is now available through the EU NEIGHBOURS website. The ‘EU NEIGHBOURS News’ aggregates news and articles published in…
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EU supports development of online course on women's access to justice

10 April 2018
On 28-29 March, a group of experts from the United Kingdom, Georgia and the Republic of Moldova came together to kick off the development of a new e-learning course on women’s access to justice. The course will promote gender-sensitive justice in the Council of Europe’s Member States, which also…
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Call for applications: Civil Society Forum Annual Assembly

10 April 2018
The Steering Committee of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) invites civil society organisations (CSOs) to apply to participate in the 10th Annual Assembly of the Forum that will take place in late November or early December this year. The deadline for applications is 15 May 2018…