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EU expert mission on improving air quality control systems in Azerbaijan

28 January 2020
On 6-7 February, an expert from Belgium will visit Azerbaijan to meet with representatives of the Baku International Sea Trade Port, Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, State Maritime Agency and Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company. The aim of the expert mission is to provide advice and…
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EU statement on Ukrainian airlines flight PS752 crash in Iran

13 January 2020
On 11 January, the EU issued a statement following the crash of Ukrainian Airlines Flight PS752 in proximity to the Iranian capital, Tehran, on 8 January 2020. “The European Union acknowledges the statements made by the Iranian authorities taking responsibility for the crash of Ukrainian…
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EU to help Ukraine improve maritime accident investigations and preventative measures

08 January 2020
On 13-15 January, an expert from Bulgaria will visit Ukraine to discuss topics around maritime accident investigation with representatives of the country’s State Service for Maritime and River Transport. This expert mission is part of a series of four events on technical investigation in the…

Ukraine: Odesa platform shows positive results with reduction of road hazards at black spots

12 December 2019
During the most recent meeting of the Odesa ‘Dialogue Platform on Road Traffic Accidents’ at the Odesa Field Office of the EU Advisory Mission (EUAM) in Ukraine on 10 December, the mission reported substantial progress in addressing problems at three traffic ‘black spot’ locations in Odesa oblast…

Romania to share experience on customs clearance of non-commercial goods and vehicles with Azerbaijan

11 December 2019
On 11–13 December, three experts from the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan will visit Romania. The aim of the visit is to familiarise the participants with EU experience and best practice on the registration, temporary importation/exportation and clearance of means of transport crossing the…
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EU4Digital: Belarus, Lithuania and Ukraine discuss digital transport corridor

03 December 2019
The EU4Digital Facility organised a series of working meetings on the digital transport corridor in Belarus, Ukraine and Lithuania on 25, 26 and 28 November. The aim of the meetings was to present and discuss the concept of a digital transport corridor between the Baltic Sea and the Black Sea,…
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EU4Energy: Energy efficiency in Kyiv

07 November 2019
Today is the last chance to visit CommunTekh at the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv. CommunTekh is a huge, annual international trade fair aimed at the housing and communal services sector. The theme of energy efficiency is a core topic of the fair, and the EU4Energy communications project…
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Next Eastern Partnership Transport Panel to focus on road safety

31 October 2019
On 21-22 November, the Lithuanian capital Vilnius will host the Eastern Partnership (EaP) Transport Panel. The event’s special focus will be on road safety. The first day of the event will be dedicated to the European Commission’s ongoing agenda of the EaP in the area of transport, including…
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Ukraine: EBRD and EU promoting efficient public transport in Kherson

30 October 2019
The city of Kherson will buy 50 new modern and ecologically friendly trolleybuses. An EBRD loan of up to €10 million and an investment grant of up to €1.5 million from the EU will be provided to Khersonelectrotrans, the city’s major transport utility, which operates 15 trolleybus routes with a…
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Maritime authorities from Black and Caspian Sea regions discuss search and rescue operations

02 October 2019
On 25 and 26 September, representatives of maritime authorities from Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine joined their colleagues from other countries of the Black and Caspian Sea basins for a seminar on search and rescue on sea. The participants reviewed international legal framework in the sphere,…