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EU and Armenia launch new project establishing brain research excellence centre in Yerevan

27 January 2020
On 24 January, the Armenian capital Yerevan hosted a kick-off meeting for the Horizon 2020 ‘COBRAIN’ project. The project aims to facilitate cooperation between Armenia, Germany and Sweden in establishing a brain research excellence centre in Yerevan. This cooperation will be implemented within…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

20 January 2020
'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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Music and technology connect traditions in Baku–Tallinn ‘Low Latency’ concert

14 January 2020
A world premiere of new compositions for traditional instruments was at the heart of ‘Connecting Traditions’ – a ‘distributed’ concert featuring high-level speakers and performers located in Baku, Azerbaijan, and Tallinn, Estonia. The concert was organised on 20 December 2019 in connection with…
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EU report on intellectual property rights highlights developments in Ukraine

13 January 2020
On 9 January, the European Commission published its biannual report on the protection and enforcement of intellectual property (IP) rights in third countries. The document identifies non-EU countries, including Ukraine, where the state of IP protection and enforcement gives rise to the greatest…
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Armenia: Yerevan hosts prestigious international IT event

19 December 2019
Armenian national research and education network staff learned about new trends and met new potential partners at one of the world’s largest and most prestigious IT events, the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT), which took place in October this year in the capital of Yerevan. For 40…
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EU visits Armenia to align public health laboratories with European regulations

19 December 2019
On 20-22 January, experts from Greece and Latvia will visit Armenia to conduct meetings at the National Centre of Disease Control and Prevention, part of the country’s Ministry of Health. The aim of this expert mission is to revise and harmonise licensing, certification and accreditation…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

18 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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Erasmus+ programme: One of the main EU instruments to support education reform in Ukraine

18 December 2019
On 17 December, the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, together with the EU Delegation to Ukraine and the National Erasmus+ Office in Ukraine, organised a press conference on the opportunities, results and impact of the EU’s Erasmus+ programme as one of the main EU instruments to support…
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Belarus: Regional innovation centre to be created in Maladziečna under EU-funded project

17 December 2019
A regional innovation centre is being created in the city of Maladziečna, Belarus, as part of an EU-funded project. The EnCata-Mol Techpark is expected to open its doors by the end of 2020. The EnCata-Mol Techpark project was announced on 10 December as the winner of a competition for initiatives…
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EU launches project to improve public health and blood safety system in Ukraine

16 December 2019
On 12 December, the EU launched a new project in Ukraine aiming to assist its government in reforming the public health sector. Taking into account the country’s international commitments in the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, the project supports the Ministry of Health, the Public Health Centre…