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European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström visits Georgia and highlights close trade ties

20 March 2019
On 18-19 March, Cecilia Malmström, the European Commissioner for Trade, visited Georgia.  She met with President Zourabishvili, Prime Minister Bakhtadze and Minister Kobulia, as well as civil society organisations. Commissioner Malmström also met with the business community to hear about their…
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EU rolls out its rural development support in Georgia by launching new project in Tsalka Municipality

20 March 2019
On 19 March, the EU officially launched a new rural development project in the Tsalka Municipality of Georgia. The new “EMBRACE Tsalka” project aims to provide support to smallholders, entrepreneurs, women, youth and other local actors by improving access to knowledge and innovation. It will…
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Commission welcomes provisional agreement on Horizon Europe, the future EU research and innovation programme

20 March 2019
Investing in research and innovation is investing in Europe's future, in knowledge and new solutions to maintain and improve the European way of life. That is why the Juncker Commission has set a new level of ambition to deepen Europe's innovation capability, provide lasting prosperity and preserve…
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EU helps Georgian winemakers expand at home and abroad

19 March 2019
For modern Georgia, wine is among the country’s top exports. Together with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the EU helps Georgian winemakers invest in better equipment, standards and processes. A new EBRD video talks about the meaning of wine production to the country…
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EU and Georgian Government launch pilot green waste separation, collection and recycling project in Marneuli

18 March 2019
A new waste separation, collection and recycling pilot project was launched in the Georgian city of Marneuli last week. The aim of the project is to assist the Marneuli composting plant in improving the collection of green waste from local residents and municipal institutions. This will be done…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

15 March 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…
Running an Efficient Media Business: New OPEN Media Hub online course now open

Running an Efficient Media Business: New OPEN Media Hub online course now open

13 March 2019
The OPEN Media Hub is launching a new online course on The Principles of Media Company Management. The author of the course is Eamonn Byrne, senior director of The Byrne Partners Ltd, a UK based media development and consultancy company. Previously Eamonn was a director of national and regional…
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EU Monitoring Mission Statement on the death of Irakli Kvaratskhelia

13 March 2019
“On 12 March, the EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) in Georgia, through the Mission-managed hotline, learned about the death of Irakli Kvaratskhelia,” said the EUMM in a statement published the following day. “The EUMM wishes to extend its condolences to the family of the deceased.” The EUMM added that…
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EU4Business conference on fruit and berry production and marketing in Tbilisi

13 March 2019
On 12 March, Georgian fruit and berry producers gathered in the country’s capital of Tbilisi for a conference organised under the EU4Business initiative. The participants discussed best international practices in the field of apple, pear and berry production, preservation, processing and…
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Join #EU4Energy Babushka challenge and win a prize

13 March 2019
Being more energy efficient can be simple if you listen to our #EU4Energy Babushka! From 13th to 25rd of March, our Babushka will share valuable tips and tricks about how to save energy and money by being more energy efficient. And she wants you to share any advice you have on how to consume less…