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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

21 September 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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Georgia: Europe day events back on the road

20 September 2018
In September and October, the EU Delegation to Georgia will continue with its Europe Day events in the country’s regions. Europe Day took place in Tbilisi and three regional towns in spring, and there are now further events coming up. Activities will be organised by the EU Delegation in…
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Startup Boost Weekend promotes entrepreneurship skills among young Armenians

20 September 2018
On 14–16 September, around 120 university students from Armenia gathered for a unique event to define and shape their startup ideas, develop teams, and present fresh and creative ideas under the supervision of experienced mentors. The event was full of lively discussions and sessions on idea…
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EU supports incorporation of organic agriculture into vocational education and training curriculum in Armenia

20 September 2018
On 18 September, the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Świtalski, participated in an event launching a new organic agriculture module on the curriculum of vocational education and training (VET) institutions in the country. A new methodological handbook for teachers and…
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Armenia hosts international forum on music education and intercultural dialogue

19 September 2018
Armenian music professors and youth gathered on 14–15 September in the country’s capital of Yerevan for an international forum on “Intercultural dialogue: Music Education Paths”. The event involved guest speakers from the EU and served as a platform for sharing experiences and different approaches…
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EU supports opening of first inclusive bakery and coffee shop in Armenia

19 September 2018
On 14 September, the EU Delegation to Armenia opened Armenia’s first inclusive and barrier-free bakery and coffee shop, in the town of Gyumri. The new establishment will employ people with disabilities and become an example of a social enterprise that can serve as an example of inclusive, barrier…
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Courses for civil society organisations in Ukraine

18 September 2018
Civil society organisations (CSOs) in Ukraine can now benefit from series of new courses launched by the “EU Project for Civil Society Development in Ukraine”. The first course is dedicated to design and shall help CSOs develop personal visual and brand identities. The course is already available…
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DataFest Tbilisi 2018: Opportunity for civil society activists from Eastern Neighbourhood

18 September 2018
On 7–9 November, the Georgian capital of Tbilisi will host the second international data and communications event ‘DataFest Tbilisi 2018’ for experts working with data. The event will bring together over 500 journalists, civil society activists, marketing specialists, business professionals,…
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Belarus: Minsk takes part in European Mobility Week

17 September 2018
On 20–22 September, cyclists in the Belarusian capital of Minsk will join in with European Mobility Week (EMW), an international campaign to raise awareness about sustainable urban mobility. On 20 September, a study on the advantages of cycling for cities and urban residents will be presented in…
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UK to share experience with Azerbaijan on accessibility of persons with disabilities to examinations

14 September 2018
On 17–21 September, employees of the State Examination Centre of Azerbaijan will visit the United Kingdom (UK) to learn about the country’s experience developing and implementing tools applied in examinations to create favourable conditions for persons with disabilities. In particular, they will…