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EU and Georgia summarise four years of working towards ‘Better Skills for Better Jobs’

16 November 2018
On 15 November, the Delegation of the European Union to Georgia and the Government of Georgia highlighted the achievement of four years of cooperation to reform the employment and education system in the country. With EU support, the Government has managed to modernise the vocational education and…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

16 November 2018
'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 supports visibility of minority languages in the Republic of Moldova by installing multilingual tourist signs

15 November 2018
On 13 November, 71 multilingual tourist signs appeared on the streets of the Moldovan capital of Chisinau. The signs will mark the most important tourist attractions in the city in Romanian, English, and in the minority languages of Russian, Ukrainian, German, Bulgarian and Yiddish. The signs…
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Ukraine: “Woman at war” film wins European Parliament’s 2018 Lux Film Prize

15 November 2018
The film “Woman at war”, jointly produced by Iceland, France and Ukraine, has won the 12th LUX Film Prize. This was announced by European Parliament President Antonio Tajani in Strasbourg on 14 November. “I am remarkably proud of our film competition, dedicated since 2007 to European film…
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Eastern Partnership Business Forum 2018: Sign up now for major event in Vienna

15 November 2018
Companies from the EU’s Eastern Partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) have until 30 November to register for the Eastern Partnership Business Forum 2018, which will take place in Vienna on 6 December. Organised by the Austrian Presidency of…
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Ukraine: EU experts mission on education statistics

14 November 2018
On 14-16 November, experts from Italy and Latvia are visiting Ukraine to provide assistance to the country’s State Statistics Service on the use and implementation of educational statistics. The experts will focus on the sectors of lifelong learning and adult education and how to improve the…
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European Year of Cultural Heritage: Armenia to host European Film Festival

13 November 2018
The European Year of Cultural Heritage in Armenia will be marked by another major event – the European Film Festival – which will start on 17 November. The event will give the Armenian audience a chance to watch films produced in 11 countries during the past two years. During a press conference…
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Belarus: New cycle path opened in Kobryn with EU support

13 November 2018
On 8 November, a new eight-kilometre cycle path was opened in the Belarusian city of Kobryn to link up the city’s sightseeing attractions. The creation of the new route was made possible thanks to the city’s participation in the ‘Covenant of Mayors on Сlimate and Energy’ initiative, as well as…
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EU renews support for recovery, peacebuilding and governance reforms in conflict-affected areas of eastern Ukraine

12 November 2018
A contribution of €25 million from the EU marks the beginning of a new phase of the “EU Support to the east of Ukraine – Recovery, Peacebuilding and Governance, 2018-2022” project, to be jointly implemented by four agencies: United Nations Development Programme, UN Women, UN Population Fund, Food…
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Armenia: 44 young people selected as Young European Ambassadors

12 November 2018
On 12 November, newly selected Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Armenia met with the Head of the EU Delegation to the country, Ambassador Piotr Świtalski. They presented past activities implemented within the YEAs initiative, discussed ways to empower Armenian youth and initiated plans for…