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Moldova: More than 100 children in Cantemir will enjoy an energy-efficient kindergarten

14 November 2019
Cantemir now has the first kindergarten that is refurbished in compliance with European standards. Thanks to financial support from the European Union within the Covenant of Mayors Demonstration Projects (CoM-DeP) initiative, the kindergarten offers improved learning conditions for 135 children…
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Youth platform round table in Kazbegi, Georgia

14 November 2019
Stakeholders in the field of youth policy came together in Kazbegi, Georgia on 11-12 November for round table discussions organised by the EU4Youth ‘Better Skills for Better Future’ project. The talks aimed to coordinate the efforts of the national authorities dealing with employment, youth and…
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Georgia: EU4Youth festival promotes cultural diversity and tolerance in Adigeni

13 November 2019
On 8 November, a youth club set up as part of the EU4Youth programme organised “Youth Festival 2019”, a two-day event held in the town of Adigeni, Georgia. The purpose of the event was to promote the socialisation of young people living in Adigeni Municipality and raise awareness of cultural…
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Eastern Partnership Media Conference focuses on economic sustainability and shaping future donor support

13 November 2019
On 13-14 November, the Latvian capital Riga will host ‘The Eastern Partnership Media Conference 2019: Business and Sustainability’. Organised by the European Commission with the support of the European External Action Service (EEAS) and the Government of Latvia, the event will bring together 100…
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EU4Youth: Transnational skills competition for Armenian and Georgian youth

12 November 2019
A skills competition involving Georgian and Armenian youth was organised the EU4Youth project ‘SAY YES Skills for Jobs’ on 6 November with participants taking part in three professional skills, landscape design, cheese making and confectionery. The Transnational Skills Competition was organised by…
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Georgia: Head of EU visits Kakheti region and opens ‘Euroclub’ in Kvareli

12 November 2019
Last week, the Head of the EU Delegation to Georgia, Ambassador Carle Hartzell, travelled to Kakheti as part of his visit to the country’s regions. During the visit, Ambassador Hartzell attended several EU-supported projects. He observed how the EU helps local women to increase their income and…
10th anniversary of EU Charter of Fundamental Rights

EU Charter of Fundamental Rights marks its 10th anniversary

11 November 2019
On 1 December 2019, the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights will celebrate its 10th anniversary since it became legally binding, with the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty on 1 December 2009. To mark this anniversary, the European Commission, together with the Finnish Presidency of the Council of…
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Georgia: EU4Youth awareness raising event on employment issues in Gori

11 November 2019
The EU4Youth project ‘Better Skills for Better Future’ held an event in Gori, Georgia on 2 November, aiming to raise youth awareness on cyber security, equality, tax law, labour legislation and employee rights. The event was organised by Save the Children Georgia together with the ‘Civil Forum’…
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Armenian delegation visits Georgia to exchange best practice in employment sector

11 November 2019
The EU4Youth project ‘Better Skills for Better Future’ organised an exchange visit to Georgia for employment sector stakeholders from Armenia, between 5 and 7 November. The visit – organised by the Save the Children International Representative Offices in Armenia and Georgia – aimed to contribute…
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Ukraine: Kyiv hosts Charity Bazaar to fundraise for people in need

08 November 2019
In November, the Ukrainian capital Kyiv traditionally hosts a Charity Bazaar participants from foreign embassies working in the country, including those from EU Member States. This is the 27th year since this biggest fundraising event came to Ukraine aiming to help local people in need.  It is…