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Moldova: Energy Day celebrated in Călărași

26 June 2019
On 20 June, the town of Călărași in the Republic of Moldova hosted an Energy Day. The town is participating in the EU-funded “Covenant of Mayors – Demonstration Projects” initiative. “Calarasi has become a signatory to the Covenant of Mayors Initiative in 2012 and since then together with…
Journalistic Craft for Neighbourhood

An EU-funded journalism training programme for the EU and Neighbourhood countries has been launched

26 June 2019
The College of Europe Natolin (Warsaw) Campus is proud to announce that a new, free-of-charge training programme (e-learning classes and in-person courses) that looks at fact-based journalism and European information policy has been launched. It has been developed under the new EU-funded initiative…
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EU Council outlines new priorities for the future of energy systems in the Energy Union

25 June 2019
The EU Council today adopted a set of conclusions on the future of energy systems in the Energy Union. They identify priorities for ensuring the energy transition towards an affordable, safe, competitive, secure and sustainable energy system. “The conclusions we have agreed today provide a vision…
International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, 26 June 2019

25 June 2019
On the occasion of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the European Union reiterates its strongest opposition to any kind of acts of torture worldwide. Torture is a crime that can target anyone through different forms and in different settings, and all victims of torture,…
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EU Commissioner Tibor Navracsics in Tbilisi to discuss promotion of education and culture in Eastern Partnership

25 June 2019
On 24–25 June, EU Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Tibor Navracsics, is in Tbilisi for the Eastern Partnership Conference on Promoting Values through Education and Culture. Over 200 participants have gathered for the event to consider how cooperation in the fields of…
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Vote and select the winner of the #EU4Energy photo competition

25 June 2019
The public vote is now open for the #EU4Energy photo competition organised within the framework of the EU Sustainable Energy Week. More than 130 people from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine submitted photos showing the future of energy where they live! The jury selected a…
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Eastern Neighbourhood: New opportunities for networking with researchers in the EU

24 June 2019
In June, 40 new actions under the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) initiative were approved by the EU. This provides new opportunities for networking between researchers in the EU and its Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of…
Fight against Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear risks and threats: annual meeting to review progress and define priorities

Fight against Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear risks and threats: annual meeting to review progress and define priorities

21 June 2019
A turning point has been reached in the fight against Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) risks and threats worldwide. This was highlighted during the Annual meeting of the European Union CBRN Risk Mitigation Centres of Excellence (EU CBRN CoE) that took place from 12 to 14 June…
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The European Council adopted conclusions on external relations

21 June 2019
The European Council on 20 June 2019 adopted conclusions on the next institutional cycle, external relations, the multiannual financial framework (MFF), climate change, disinformation and hybrid threats, the European Semester and enlargement. On External relations: . On the occasion of the…
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The EU produces a video for World Refugee Day

21 June 2019
"We reaffirm our strong and long-standing commitment to protect the rights of the most vulnerable, those who are forced to flee and therefore leave their homes behind" said Federica Mogherini High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the Commission…