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EU4Youth SKYE club volunteer recognised as ‘Volunteer of the Year’ in Armenia

12 December 2019
On 5 December, the ‘EU4Youth – SAY YES Skills for Jobs’ project supported the organisation of an annual event held in recognition of the best volunteers of the year throughout the country. There were 9 nominations, and one of the leaders of the SKYE clubs formed with the ‘Say Yes’ project, Ms. Yeva…
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Eastern Partnership: Young journalists and online influencers discuss strategic communication and the role of independent media

11 December 2019
Around 200 young media professionals, online media influencers, civil society activists, and EU officials met in Helsinki, Finland, on 11-12 December for the “Stronger Together - Eastern Partnership Media Conference" organised by the Finnish Presidency, with the support of the European Commission…
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Young European Ambassadors in Azerbaijan to host training on handling bullying in schools

10 December 2019
In the framework of Human Rights Month, the Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Azerbaijan are hosting an event on 17 December to help teachers deal with bullying in schools. The event will contribute to fostering a healthy learning environment in the country by reaching out to teachers and…
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Model EU Council simulation takes place in Azerbaijan

10 December 2019
On 6-7 December, a group of 28 Azerbaijani students had the chance to experience the EU decision-making process by taking part in a Model EU Council (MEUC) simulation. The role-play activity, which was organised by ADA University in Azerbaijan, allowed participants to gain a better understanding…
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Prevention of child labour mainstreamed in State Employment Strategy 2019-2023 thanks to EU4Youth

09 December 2019
Provisions for the prevention of child labour have been added to Armenia’s State Employment Strategy for 2019-2023 thanks to the efforts of Save the Children Armenia and the EU4Youth programme. On 22-23 November, the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs and Save the Children International’s…
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Erasmus+ holds grant application session for students in Ukraine

09 December 2019
On 2 December, the National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy” in Ukraine hosted the round table discussion of the Ukrainian European Studies Association in cooperation with the National Erasmus+ Office in Ukraine. The event focused on grant proposal writing for Jean Monnet projects, available…
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Ukrainian novel, winner of EU Prize for Literature, to be translated into European languages

09 December 2019
A novel about the armed conflict in eastern Ukraine by Lviv writer Haska Shyyan, entitled "Behind the back", was among the winners of the EU Prize for Literature 2019. Besides a cash reward of €5,000, the novel will be translated into a number of European languages and will be promoted in the EU…
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EU4Youth opportunity in Armenia: Entrepreneurship training, business consulting and grants

05 December 2019
The ‘EU4Youth: Employability and Stability in Armenia, Belarus and Ukraine’ project has launched the recruitment of the last group of trainees under its entrepreneurship component in Armenia. The deadline for applications is 30 December 2019.   If you are aged 16-35 from Yerevan, have…
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Belarus: A round table to be held in Minsk based on the results of a gender study and labour market analysis

05 December 2019
On 9 December, a round table will be held in Minsk to discuss the results of a gender study on “Conditions for accessing the labour market in the high-tech field. Young women of Mahilioŭ and Babrujsk" and labour market analysis in target regions. The event is organised by the Belarusian Red Cross…
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Georgia: Young European Ambassadors to take part in European Youth Parliament conference in Kutaisi

04 December 2019
Between 19 and 23 December, the Georgian city of Kutaisi will bring together around 150 bright-minded people from approximately 15 European countries. They will gather for the 14th National Selection Conference of European Youth Parliament (EYP) Georgia, and the theme of the conference will be “…