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Eastern Partnership Youth Conference 2018: “Youth for Entrepreneurship”

19 July 2018
The EU’s Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum invites young entrepreneurs from the Eastern Partner (EaP) countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) to participate in the “Youth for Entrepreneurship” conference that will take place in the Austrian…
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Georgia: Deputy Director-General Mathernova visits EU projects in Kakheti

19 July 2018
On 16-17 July, Katarina Mathernova, Deputy Director-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations at the European Commission, travelled to the Kakheti region of Georgia to highlight EU support for the region. Mathernova visited three locations in the Kakheti region, namely Lagodekhi,…
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EU Foreign Affairs Council Meeting discusses Eastern Partnership

18 July 2018
The EU’s Foreign Affairs Council discussed the Eastern Partnership on 16 July, ahead of the Eastern Partnership ministerial meeting in October this year. Foreign ministers reaffirmed the commitment of the EU to the region, to the reform agenda and to the priorities identified as the '20…
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Declaration by the High Representative, Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the European Union on the occasion of the Day of International Criminal Justice

17 July 2018
On the occasion of the Day of International Criminal Justice the EU reaffirms its commitment to the fight against impunity for the most serious crimes and violations of international humanitarian law. 17 July 2018 is a seminal day for international criminal justice, as we mark the 20th anniversary…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

13 July 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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Eastern Partnership Civil Society Fellowship brings the 50s and 60s back to life in Moldova

12 July 2018
On 6 July - 26 August, the Moldovan capital of Chisinau will host the “GAZE” photo exhibition. The exhibition features 39 photos by Zaharia Cușnir (1912-1993), a Moldovan teacher and collective farm worker who, through his passion for photography, captured ordinary life in the country during the…
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A spotlight on opinion: New polls highlight perceptions in the Eastern Partner countries

11 July 2018
Almost half of all citizens (46%) in the EU’s Eastern Neighbourhood have a positive image of the European Union – a rise of 2 percentage points on the 2017 figure – while just 13% have a negative perception. 63% believe that the EU’s relationship with their country is good, with citizens of Georgia…
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EU-Ukraine summit: reforms and conflict in Ukraine on agenda

09 July 2018
On 9 July, Brussels hosted the 20th summit between the EU and Ukraine, where leaders discussed the next steps in the implementation of the Association Agreement and the EU's support for Ukraine's ambitious reform agenda. Following the summit, Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, Jean-…
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Brussels hosts relay event for young civil society leaders from Eastern Neighbourhood countries

03 July 2018
Around 40 young civil society activists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, selected for the EU-funded Eastern Partnership (EaP) Civil Society Fellowship Initiative, met in Brussels on 2-3 July. They shared experiences on how to better contribute to…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

29 June 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…