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EU promotes accessible winter sports for children with disabilities in Armenia

19 February 2019
On 18 February, the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Świtalski, joined a group of children with disabilities to ski at the country’s Tsakhadzor ski resort. 10 children from the Shirak marz arrived in Tsakhadzor yesterday for a two-day skiing getaway, during which they were…
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Belarusian students and activists to gather at cycling conference in Minsk

19 February 2019
On 23 February, cycling activists and students from across Belarus will gather in the country’s capital of Minsk for the Second Student Cycling Conference. The event’s agenda provides for a discussion on the challenges faced by student cyclists, the state of the cycling infrastructure in…
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Young European Ambassadors kick off Eastern Partnership's 10th anniversary celebrations

13 February 2019
100 Young European Ambassadors from the EU and its six Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) are gathering this week in Brussels to celebrate the achievements of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) over the past decade. "Young people are…
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Media accreditation is open for the 2019 European Games

13 February 2019
Media representatives from the EU and its Eastern Partner countries have until 28 February to apply for accreditation to be able to cover the second European Games, which will be hosted by Minsk, the capital of Belarus, between 21 and 30 June this year. The European Games is an international multi…
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EU-Eastern Partnership International Cooperation Barometer in Science, Technology and Innovation

07 February 2019
Researchers, scientists and entrepreneurs from Eastern Neighbourhood countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) are invited to take part in a regional survey under the title EU-Eastern Partnership International Cooperation Barometer in Science, Technology…
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Armenia: EU Delegation organises cross-country mass ski races in Shirak region

28 January 2019
On 26-27 January, the EU Delegation to Armenia organised Ashotsk Cross-Country Mass Ski Races in the country’s Shirak region. Over 400 people took part in this two-day event, which took place in the snowy northern community of Ashotsk. The races ran in children’s, men’s and women’s categories.…
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EU to share best practices in conducting biomedical research on diseases with Belarus

21 January 2019
On 28-29 January, experts from Estonia, Norway and Sweden will visit Belarus to conduct a workshop on conducting biomedical research relating to epidemiology, or the study of diseases. The aim of the workshop is to provide advice and guidance to Belarusian biomedical experts, scientists and policy…
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Competition in Belarus: “Do you bike to work?”

18 January 2019
From 28 January until 10 February, a photo competition will be held in Belarus in support of the international Winter Bike to Work initiative. Anyone interested in participating can take a selfie on their way to their place of work or study and post the photo on social media with the hashtags #…
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Croatia to share experience of organ transplantation programmes and legislation with Georgia

15 January 2019
On 22-25 January, experts from Georgia will visit Croatia to meet with different Croatian public health authorities and discuss the country’s experience, best practices, existing organ transplantation programmes and institutional set-up. Under its Association Agreement with the EU, Georgia has the…
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Belarus: Competition to support activities relating to cycling

07 January 2019
Belarusian non-profit organisations can join the large-scale international project “Development of urban cycling in the public interest of the Republic of Belarus” and receive support of up to €15,000 to implement activities relating to cycling. Support will be provided in the form of equipment,…