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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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‘Hub for Healthy Gastronomy and Organic Products in Mountains’ – organic agriculture and tourism event in Georgia

12 November 2019
Organisations and individuals interested in organic agriculture and tourism have been invited to attend an event in Tsageri city, Georgia, on 15 November. This EU-supported event, titled ‘Hub for Healthy Gastronomy and Organic Products in Mountains’, aims to raise awareness of sustainable…
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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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EU4Digital: Internet switched on in Georgian mountain villages

08 November 2019
More than 1,000 people in 76 mountain villages in Georgia have been connected to the internet as part of a government project to support the development of the mountain regions. The Pshav-Khevsureti and Gudamakari Community Internet Project is being implemented by the Ministry of Economy and…
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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…
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EU4Youth project presents labour market analysis in Georgia

08 November 2019
The EU4Youth project ‘Fostering Potential for Greater Employability’ organised a meeting with stakeholders in Tbilisi on 4 November to share the finding of a Labour Market Analysis it has conducted in Georgia. The Labour Market Analysis was conducted in 2018-2019 by the Danish research company ‘…
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Wine making municipalities from Eastern Neighbourhood countries meet in Moldova to exchange best practices

07 November 2019
On 7-8 November, representatives from the winemaking municipalities of Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine are meeting in the Moldovan capital Chisinau for a networking event. Aimed at exploring local authorities’ support measures regarding local wine producers in these…