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EU rolls out its rural development support in Georgia by launching new project in Tsalka Municipality

20 March 2019
On 19 March, the EU officially launched a new rural development project in the Tsalka Municipality of Georgia. The new “EMBRACE Tsalka” project aims to provide support to smallholders, entrepreneurs, women, youth and other local actors by improving access to knowledge and innovation. It will…
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EU helps Georgian winemakers expand at home and abroad

19 March 2019
For modern Georgia, wine is among the country’s top exports. Together with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the EU helps Georgian winemakers invest in better equipment, standards and processes. A new EBRD video talks about the meaning of wine production to the country…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

15 March 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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EU’s largest agriculture and rural development programme in Georgia holds 20th stakeholder committee meeting

11 March 2019
On 6 March, the implementing partners of the EU-supported European Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development (ENPARD) gathered in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi to mark the programme’s 20th stakeholder meeting. The event was a good occasion to highlight the main achievements…
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Poland and Georgia exchange winemaking experience

07 March 2019
Last week, members of Georgia’s Keda Local Action Group and winemakers from the region participated in a study visit to Poland. The study tour was organised by Poland’s Malopolska Region’s self-government and aimed to exchange experiences and plan future cooperation between winemakers from Poland…
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EU assists Azerbaijan with management of real estate cadastral information

28 February 2019
On 4-5 March, experts from Croatia, Latvia and Slovenia will visit the Azerbaijani capital of Baku to take part in a workshop on managing real estate cadastral information. The aim of the EU experts’ participation in the event is to provide advice and guidance on implementing the European…
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Georgia: EU launches rural development project in Akhmeta municipality

27 February 2019
Last week, the EU launched a new rural development project in the Akhmeta municipality of Georgia. Entitled “Promoting Inclusive and Participatory Local Development in Akhmeta Municipality”, the project introduces a bottom-up, inclusive rural development approach that fully engages all communities…
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Young European Ambassadors kick off Eastern Partnership's 10th anniversary celebrations

13 February 2019
100 Young European Ambassadors from the EU and its six Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) are gathering this week in Brussels to celebrate the achievements of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) over the past decade. "Young people are…
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Local Action Group members discuss ways to address environmental challenges in Georgia

08 February 2019
On 5-6 February, the members of the Georgian Association of Local Action Groups (GALAG) discussed environmental challenges in their municipalities at a workshop organised within the EU-funded Eastern Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development (ENPARD). The participants shared…
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Georgia: EU Ambassador visits EU supported rural development project in Borjomi

06 February 2019
Last week, the EU Ambassador to Georgia Carl Hartzell travelled to Borjomi and Bakuriani to explore the results of the EU’s support to rural development in Borjomi municipality. During the trip, the Ambassador met with Borjomi Local Action Group (LAG) members and visited a rural development…