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Opportunity for creative ideas from organisations in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia

18 July 2019
Armenian, Azerbaijani and Georgian organisations with civic initiatives focusing on arts, culture and creativity are invited to participate in the third edition of the Startup Support Programme run by the Trans Europe Halles network. This EU-supported network unites people who believe that…
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EU-supported wool factory to open in Shirak region of Armenia

18 July 2019
On 19 July, the Armenian province of Shirak will host the official opening of the Amasia Wool Factory. With the EU’s support, an entire value-chain development approach for woollen products is being restored in the Amasia municipality of Shirak province and the surrounding eight communities. The…
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Ukrainian entrepreneurs transform their businesses through the EU programmes

18 July 2019
After studying in Lithuania under the EU-supported Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs programme, two entrepreneurs from the Ukrainian city of Zaporizhia opened a beauty salon and a co-working space for businesspeople in their home. A new article shared on the Facebook page of the EU Delegation to…
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EU4Business: Women in Business programme presents results almost four years since launch

17 July 2019
Financing under the Women in Business programme, co-funded by the EU in the Eastern Neighbourhood, has now topped the €500 million mark. The programme is implemented by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to help women-led small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) access…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

12 July 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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Armenia: EU presents new funding opportunities in research and innovation field for 2021–2027

10 July 2019
On 9 July, the Armenian capital of Yerevan hosted a Horizon 2020 European Innovation Council's Roadshow. During the event, new funding opportunities totalling €2.2 billion for the period 2021–2027 were presented. Armenian researchers and innovators can apply and use all the opportunities provided…
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The EU launched its EU Aid for Trade Progress Report 2019

10 July 2019
On the occasion of the 7th Global Aid for Trade Review at the WTO in Geneva, from 3 to 5 July 2019, the EU is pleased to launch its EU Aid for Trade Progress Report 2019 as a contribution to the Aid for Trade initiative and as an illustration of EU support to partner countries’ trade and productive…
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EU helps young people in Georgia come back to their home villages and develop their family businesses

09 July 2019
A new video created by the European Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development (ENPARD Georgia) tells the story of a young winemaker, Beka Nasrashvili. After spending 10 years in Tbilisi, Beka came back to the town of Dedoplistskaro and opened a winery with the EU’s support.…
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EU-Ukraine Summit: EU steps up its support to the Sea of Azov region

09 July 2019
The EU has increased its support to help mitigate the impact of Russia's destabilising actions in the Sea of Azov region of Ukraine. During the 21st EU-Ukraine Summit on 8 July, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, signed an agreement on new…
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EU provides additional support to Ukraine

09 July 2019
During the 21st EU-Ukraine Summit, which took place in Kyiv on 8 July, EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, signed agreements with his Ukrainian government counterparts on four programmes, worth €109 million. The new EU support package will…