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EU Monitoring Mission and State Security Service of Georgia assess functional cooperation

04 December 2019
On 3 December, the European Union Monitoring Mission (EUMM) in Georgia conducted an information sharing meeting with the leadership of the State Security Service of Georgia. The meeting was organised to take stock of the functional cooperation between the EUMM and the State Security Service based…
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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…
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Georgia: Visegrád Group’s senior officials pay a visit to EU Monitoring Mission

28 November 2019
On 27 November, the Head of the EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM), Erik Høeg, met the political directors of the Ministries for Foreign Affairs of the Visegrád Group countries (Czechia, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia), also known as V4, during their visit to Georgia. Discussions touched upon the Mission…
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Young European Ambassadors to travel around Yerevan in a coffee truck to highlight human rights issues

27 November 2019
On 1 December, Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Armenia will take a ‘human rights coffee truck ride’ through the streets of the country’s capital of Yerevan. The truck was created with EU support within the ‘iMigrant Armenia’ project. The YEAs will offer free coffee to passers-by in special…
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EU supports decentralisation reform in Ukraine

27 November 2019
This week, the Minister for Communities and Territories Development of Ukraine, Aliona Babak, and the Head of Cooperation of the EU Delegation to Ukraine, Stefan Schleuning, handed over the keys at the opening of two mobile Administrative Service Centres (ASCs), which have been set up under the EU-…
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Azerbaijan: EU-supported workshop on treatment of vulnerable groups and migrants at detention facilities

12 November 2019
Between 13 and 14 November, experts from several EU countries will conduct a workshop in Azerbaijan on the treatment of vulnerable groups and migrants at detention facilities, including their rights and obligations. The aim of the workshop is to share the EU legislation and best practices on the…
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Georgia: EU reacts to tensions along the Administrative Boundary Line of South Ossetia

12 November 2019
Following reports about tensions rising along the Administrative Boundary Line (ABL) of break-away South Ossetia in Georgia, the EU made a statement on 10 November saying that they “are completely unacceptable”. The EU added that statements from within South Ossetia concerning security actions and…
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Armenia: New EU-supported business incubator launched in Yerevan

07 November 2019
On 6 November, a new business incubator (BI) opened in the Armenian capital Yerevan with EU support. The BI was founded within the framework of the ‘Increased Resilience of Syrian Armenians and Host Population’ (IRIS) project and funded by the EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian…
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EU and Georgia hold their third Strategic Security Dialogue

29 October 2019
The third high-level EU–Georgia Strategic Security Dialogue took place on 25 October in the country’s capital, Tbilisi. The meeting reconfirmed both sides' strong interest in closer cooperation in foreign and security policy, in line with the EU-Georgia Association Agreement. Both sides…
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EU supports discussion on migration and border management in Armenia

21 October 2019
On 19 October, the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Andrea Wiktorin, participated in the Strategic Planning Workshop of the State Revenue Committee which was organised within the framework of the EU-funded ‘Support to Migration and Border Management in Armenia’ (MIMBA) project.…