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Belarus: New cycle path opened in Kobryn with EU support

13 November 2018
On 8 November, a new eight-kilometre cycle path was opened in the Belarusian city of Kobryn to link up the city’s sightseeing attractions. The creation of the new route was made possible thanks to the city’s participation in the ‘Covenant of Mayors on Сlimate and Energy’ initiative, as well as…
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Ukraine: New EU funding to support water distribution and treatment in Mykolayiv

22 October 2018
Last week, the Government of Ukraine signed a grant agreement with the European Investment Bank (EIB) and multi-donor Eastern Europe Energy Efficiency and Environment Partnership (E5P) fund to support the rehabilitation and modernisation of the municipal utility for water distribution and water…
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Eastern Partnership: EU and neighbouring countries review progress of the 20 Deliverables for 2020 to bring concrete benefits for citizens

15 October 2018
Foreign Ministers from 28 EU Member States and the EU’s six Eastern partners – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine – met with Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn in a meeting chaired by EU High…
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Georgia: Harmonising national legislation on organ transplantation with EU acquis

26 September 2018
On 1–5 October, EU and Georgian experts will gather in the country’s capital of Tbilisi to discuss the approximation of Georgian national legislation on organ transplantation with the respective EU directives. The event is being organised by the European Commission’s Technical Assistance and…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

07 September 2018
'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…
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EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety to visit Belarus on 27 August

24 August 2018
On 27 August, Vytenis Andriukaitis, EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety will be in Minsk, Belarus to meet the country’s officials. Andriukaitis will meet with Mikhail I. Rusyi, Deputy Prime Minister and Ivan Smilhin, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food, Director of the Department of…
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Expert mission to share existing models to support people with mental, cognitive or emotional disabilities with Armenia

19 July 2018
On 26-27 July, an expert from Sweden will visit Armenia to explore possible models for the introduction and implementation of supported decision-making mechanisms in the country for the benefit of people with mental, cognitive or emotional disabilities, in line with international standards. In…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

13 July 2018
'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…
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Ukraine: EU assists habitants living in proximity to the Chornobyl exclusion zone

11 July 2018
On 9 July, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and representatives from the EU Delegation to Ukraine visited Ivankiv district, located near the Chornobyl nuclear power plant exclusion zone in Ukraine. They presented the results of a four-year EU-supported project, which aimed to improve the…
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A spotlight on opinion: New polls highlight perceptions in the Eastern Partner countries

11 July 2018
Almost half of all citizens (46%) in the EU’s Eastern Neighbourhood have a positive image of the European Union – a rise of 2 percentage points on the 2017 figure – while just 13% have a negative perception. 63% believe that the EU’s relationship with their country is good, with citizens of Georgia…