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Georgia: International Women’s Association visits EU-supported Green Camp for Young Leaders and Innovators 2019

16 September 2019
On 11 September, members of the International Women’s Association Georgia visited the EU-supported Green Camp for Young Leaders and Innovators at the Bulachauri Green Centre. During the meeting, the invited guests shared their experiences with the camp’s participants and discussed topics such as…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

16 September 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…
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EU4Energy Governance project helps Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine reform energy sectors

16 September 2019
The EU4Energy Governance project, financed by the EU, is running over a four-year period from June 2016 to June 2020. Every year, the Energy Community, responsible for implementing the programme in Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, publishes the national programmes for each of the three…

New EU4Energy video display page features inspiring stories of energy champions

16 September 2019
The EU4Energy communications project has launched a new video display page featuring stories from EU-funded energy projects across the Eastern Partnership region – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. The page hosts video clips and photo stories of energy champions from the…
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Survey shows majority of Europeans agree that the EU should ensure secure, clean, and affordable energy

13 September 2019
According to a new Eurobarometer survey published by the European Commission, 90% of Europeans agree that the EU’s energy policy priorities should be to ensure secure, clean and affordable energy for all Europeans – the main pillars of the EU’s energy union. In terms of EU energy policy, the…

EU continues to lead the global fight against climate change

13 September 2019
On 11 September, the European Commission adopted a Communication reaffirming the EU's commitment to accelerated climate ambition, ahead of the Climate Action Summit being organised by the United Nations Secretary General in New York on 23 September. The Commission’s Vice-president for the Energy…

Vaccination: European Commission and World Health Organization join forces to promote the benefits of vaccines

13 September 2019
The European Commission and the World Health Organization (WHO) co-hosted the world's first Global Vaccination Summit in Brussels. The aim is to accelerate global action to stop the spread of vaccine-preventable diseases, and advocate against the spread of vaccine misinformation worldwide. Opening…
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EU4Energy initiates development of regulation on protection of vulnerable customers in Georgia

12 September 2019
On 11 September, a kick-off meeting was held to initiate the development of the regulation on protection of vulnerable customers in Georgia’s natural gas and electricity sectors. The meeting was organised within the framework of the EU4Energy Governance project and attended by Energy Community…
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The von der Leyen Commission: for a Union that strives for more

11 September 2019
Yesterday, President-elect Ursula von der Leyen presented her team and the new structure of the next European Commission. The new College of Commissioners will have eight Vice-Presidents. Three Executive Vice-Presidents (Frans Timmermans, Netherlands; Margrethe Vestager, Denmark; Valdis…
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Take part in the new #EU4Energy Babushka competition and you can win a 3D printer

09 September 2019
The #EU4Energy Babushka is back with a new competition! Running on social media from 9th to 19th of September, Babushka will test your knowledge about how to save energy and money by being more energy efficient. You have a chance to win one of 10 prizes, including the main prize of a 3D printer!…