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EU and Georgia discuss progress of reforms at meeting in Brussels

21 November 2018
On 21 November, European Commissioners, headed by President Jean-Claude Juncker, met in Brussels with members of the Government of Georgia, led by Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze. According to the EU, this high-level meeting takes place amid flourishing relations between the EU and Georgia, both…
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Georgia hosts Tbilisi Mediation Days to promote reform in country’s justice system

21 November 2018
Alternative mechanisms of dispute resolution and ongoing reforms in the justice system of Georgia are the focus of the two-day international conference “Mediation Days 2018” that kicked off in Tbilisi on 21 November. The event is bringing together more than 100 leading experts and practitioners of…
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EU expert mission to assist Georgia with establishment of population register

20 November 2018
On 26–30 November, experts from Estonia will visit Georgia to provide assistance to the country with establishing a population register. They will meet with over 20 representatives from the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat) and several line ministries and agencies of the country.…
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Mayors for Economic Growth: New staff exchange opportunity in Eastern Neighbourhood

20 November 2018
Acting members of the EU-funded Mayors for Economic Growth (M4EG) initiative have until 30 January 2019 to apply for a new opportunity for staff exchange missions. This exchange is aimed at supporting the M4EG acting members with the implementation of their Local Economic Development Plan by…
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Eastern Neighbourhood: Opportunity for experts in storytelling

19 November 2018
Individuals from the Eastern Neighbourhood countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) with storytelling experience are invited to join the team of the EU-funded Eastern Partnership Civil Society Facility and help them develop a new online course on “…
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EU-supported training helps improve maritime safety in Black and Caspian seas

19 November 2018
On 12-16 November, 14 Flag State inspectors from Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Turkey, Turkmenistan and Ukraine met in Lisbon for the second session of a training course organised under the EU-funded Black and Caspian Sea Regions Project (BCSEA). Following the high level of interest…
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Statement by the European Commission on the occasion of Universal Children's Day

19 November 2018
On the occasion of the Universal Children's Day on 20 November, the European Commission made the following statement: “Today we stand united in our determination to protect and to promote the rights of all children everywhere. These rights are universal, indivisible and inalienable. Every single…
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EU and Georgia summarise four years of working towards ‘Better Skills for Better Jobs’

16 November 2018
On 15 November, the Delegation of the European Union to Georgia and the Government of Georgia highlighted the achievement of four years of cooperation to reform the employment and education system in the country. With EU support, the Government has managed to modernise the vocational education and…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

16 November 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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Eastern Partnership Business Forum 2018: Sign up now for major event in Vienna

15 November 2018
Companies from the EU’s Eastern Partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) have until 30 November to register for the Eastern Partnership Business Forum 2018, which will take place in Vienna on 6 December. Organised by the Austrian Presidency of…