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Young European Ambassadors visit Moldovan school to raise awareness of human rights

04 December 2019
On 3 December, Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) visited ‘Nicolae Iorga’ school in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau and organised a role play activity with focused on human rights. The pupils were assigned the roles of people whose human rights aren’t always respected and put in situations that…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

02 December 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…
European Parliament elects the von der Leyen Commission

European Parliament elects the von der Leyen Commission

28 November 2019
In a roll call vote that took place at noon on Wednesday, MEPs approved the new College of Commissioners with 461 votes in favour, 157 against and 89 abstentions. During her opening statement, European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen reiterated many of the commitments she made in…
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Eastern Partnership ministerial meeting focuses on future of teaching and learning

27 November 2019
On 22 November, the Belgian capital of Brussels hosted an Eastern Partnership ministerial meeting on the topic of education. In particular, the event was an opportunity to discuss the future of teaching and learning in the Eastern Partnership region. The event focused on past, current and future…
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Moldova: Young European Ambassadors present EU-funded opportunities to pupils from Strășeni district

25 November 2019
On 22 November, 11 Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from the Republic of Moldova visited the village of Lozova, Strășeni district, to talk to local youth about the opportunities available to them through various EU programmes, projects and initiatives. The event was organised in a ‘speed dating’…
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Eastern Neighbourhood countries agree principles of Regional Roaming Agreement

21 November 2019
The basic principles of a Regional Roaming Agreement for the Eastern Neighbourhood countries have been agreed at the Roaming Stakeholder Meeting of the Network of Eastern Partnership Regulators for Electronic Communications (EaPeReg) held in Vilnius, Lithuania on 12 November. The working group…
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Schools from Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova gather for ‘School Garden’ project forum

21 November 2019
Forty representatives of schools from Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova gathered during the autumn holidays for a dialogue forum on ‘Rural school, school garden and village in the era of globalization’, organised by EU4Youth. During three days – from 4-6 November – participants discussed the…
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Fellowship opportunity for young civil society activists from Eastern Neighbourhood

19 November 2019
Young civil society activists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine with new ideas to improve their communities or countries have a chance to develop their leadership skills. The EU-funded Eastern Partnership Civil Society Facility (EaP CSF) announced a…
Universal Children's Day celebration

Statement by HR/VP Mogherini on the occasion of Universal Children's Day

19 November 2019
On the occasion of Universal Children's Day on 20 November, the European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy stated the following : "This year we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child - the most widely…
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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…