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Belarusian and Ukrainian teachers test the methods for creating rural tourism programmes

13 December 2019
On 7-8 December, representatives from Belarusian and Ukrainian schools gathered for a workshop on “Rural Tourism through the School Garden” at the Ecology and Health Centre in Krukaushchyna village near Smolevichi in the Minsk region, organised by the EU4Youth: “School Garden” for Agricultural…
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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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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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Eastern Partnership ministerial meeting focuses on future of teaching and learning

27 November 2019
On 22 November, the Belgian capital of Brussels hosted an Eastern Partnership ministerial meeting on the topic of education. In particular, the event was an opportunity to discuss the future of teaching and learning in the Eastern Partnership region. The event focused on past, current and future…
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EU supports discussion with Armenian youth on active citizenship

27 November 2019
On 27 November, Lawrence Meredith, Director for Neighbourhood East and Institution Building at the European Commission, together with the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Andrea Wiktorin, led a brainstorming session with young people in Armenia on the opportunities for and…
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Moldova: Young European Ambassadors present EU-funded opportunities to pupils from Strășeni district

25 November 2019
On 22 November, 11 Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from the Republic of Moldova visited the village of Lozova, Strășeni district, to talk to local youth about the opportunities available to them through various EU programmes, projects and initiatives. The event was organised in a ‘speed dating’…
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Schools from Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova gather for ‘School Garden’ project forum

21 November 2019
Forty representatives of schools from Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova gathered during the autumn holidays for a dialogue forum on ‘Rural school, school garden and village in the era of globalization’, organised by EU4Youth. During three days – from 4-6 November – participants discussed the…
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Erasmus+: Opportunity for students in Ukraine

19 November 2019
On 25-28 November and 2 December, Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv will host training courses on the ‘EU as an Endeavor Entrepreneur’ and ‘Benchmarking and Strategic Implementation of the European Business Model for Ukraine’. Aimed at students and…
Universal Children's Day celebration

Statement by HR/VP Mogherini on the occasion of Universal Children's Day

19 November 2019
On the occasion of Universal Children's Day on 20 November, the European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy stated the following : "This year we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child - the most widely…