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Opportunity for researchers from Armenia and Georgia: Proposal writing camp

08 November 2019
The European Commission invites researchers from the public and private sectors in Armenia and Georgia to participate in a three-day proposal writing camp. With the objective of supporting the successful participation of Armenia and Georgia in the EU Framework Programme Horizon 2020 and the…
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EU project helps South Caucasus countries reduce cost of internet connectivity for research and education

06 November 2019
The prices of internet connectivity for research and education communities in South Caucasus countries have dropped by more than 80%. This became possible with the help of the EU’s Eastern Partnership Connect (EaP Connect) project. Procurement activities supported by the project have helped to…
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With EU support, Belarusian start-up brings holographic images to the mass market

31 October 2019
Once considered the ‘Silicon Valley’ of the Soviet Union, Belarus’s technology industry is growing fast and winning worldwide recognition. More than 30,000 young designers and engineers are active on the tech scene in Minsk, a city with a population of around two million. A new article published…
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EU TUMO Convergence Centre in Armenia – final architectural design to be ready in spring 2020

31 October 2019
In March this year, the European Union announced its intention to build a new EU TUMO Convergence Centre for Engineering and Applied Science in Armenian capital Yerevan. In June, the EU launched an international design competition for the design of the centre. The center’s architecture will be…

Second Eastern Partnership eDemocracy Conference to focus on digitalisation and transformation and their effects on democracy

23 October 2019
On 22 November, the Ukrainian city Lviv will host the Second Eastern Partnership eDemocracy Conference, ‘Digitalisation and Transformation: Effects on Democracy’. The event will gather eDemocracy, eParticipation and open government experts, academics, representatives of civil society and business…
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Opportunity for civil society organisations and EU-funded projects in Eastern Neighbourhood region

22 October 2019
A new opportunity is now available for EU-funded projects or civil society organisations implementing them in one or several of the EU’s Eastern partner countries. The EU-funded Eastern Partnership Civil Society Facility (EaP CSF) has announced its support for designing and organising a variety…
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Georgia: Young European Ambassadors to organise event on EU opportunities for women

18 October 2019
On 3 November, Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Georgia will co-organise an event to raise awareness among young women about studying opportunities in the EU. The YEAs were inspired by a recently created and widely popular women’s support club in Georgia, where several young women share…
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Armenia: Key digital issues were in focus at World Congress in Information Technology in Yerevan

16 October 2019
On 7-9 October, the Armenian capital Yerevan hosted the World Congress in Information Technology (WCIT). The event features over 60 speakers and 2000 guests. One of the panel discussions was dedicated to healthcare and cybersecurity where recent developments related to the EU’s EU4Digital two…
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EU Head congratulated winners of Social Impact Award in Armenia

14 October 2019
On 11 October, Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia Ambassador, Andrea Wiktorin, opened the Social Impact Award 2019 ceremony and congratulated the four winners of the Social Impact Award Armenia. The four teams will each receive €1,500 for start-up activities and an invitation to join the Global…
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EU presents interactive map of its projects in Armenia

11 October 2019
The spectrum of the EU-Armenia partnership and cooperation, the EU-supported projects implemented in various sectors and beneficiary stories are now available online. On 10 October, the EU launched, an overarching platform containing this information. The is an…