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Ukraine: Kyiv hosts Charity Bazaar to fundraise for people in need

08 November 2019
In November, the Ukrainian capital Kyiv traditionally hosts a Charity Bazaar participants from foreign embassies working in the country, including those from EU Member States. This is the 27th year since this biggest fundraising event came to Ukraine aiming to help local people in need.  It is…
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Prevention of domestic violence through a multi-sectoral response discussed in Armenia

07 November 2019
On 6 November, prevention of domestic violence through a coordinated multi-sectoral response was discussed at a workshop in the Armenian capital Yerevan. The event was organised within the EU-supported project, ‘Promotion and Protection of Human Rights in Armenia’, in partnership with the…
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Commissioner Hahn remembers Ukrainian activist Kateryna Handziuk one year on: “She is not forgotten”

05 November 2019
The EU Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, remembered on his Twitter account on 4 November the passing away of Ukrainian activist Kateryna Handziuk one year ago. Handziuk passed away one year ago after she was attacked in her hometown with acid. “She…
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Opportunity for creative industry: House of Europe in Ukraine – new EU-supported programme

31 October 2019
In October, the new EU-funded programme in Ukraine, ‘House of Europe’, launched its first 11 calls for applications and proposals. The programme aims at fostering professional and creative exchanges between Ukraine and the EU in the sectors of culture and creative industries, education, health,…
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Head of EU Delegation meets with civil society representatives of Armenia

30 October 2019
On 30 October, the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Andrea Wiktorin, met with members of the Armenian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum. During the meeting, the parties discussed future cooperation including on the implementation of the EU-Armenia…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

29 October 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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One week left to contribute with ideas regarding the future of the Eastern Partnership

23 October 2019
This summer, the EU opened up a broad, inclusive and structured consultation on the future strategic direction of the Eastern Partnership (EaP). During September-October, each of the Eastern partner countries hosted national discussions on the issue, involving various stakeholders. The last one was…
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Opportunity for civil society organisations and EU-funded projects in Eastern Neighbourhood region

22 October 2019
A new opportunity is now available for EU-funded projects or civil society organisations implementing them in one or several of the EU’s Eastern partner countries. The EU-funded Eastern Partnership Civil Society Facility (EaP CSF) has announced its support for designing and organising a variety…
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EU versus Disinformation: More than a third of disinformation cases last week are devoted to Ukraine

21 October 2019
More than a third of the disinformation cases last week are devoted to Ukraine. This statement is made on the ‘EU vs Disinfo’ website, which guides users through the disinformation world. This number roughly corresponds with the total number of cases on Ukraine in the disinformation database.…
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EU reacts to latest developments in Azerbaijan

21 October 2019
“On 19 October dozens of people were detained in Baku following their attempt to rally peacefully,” said EU Spokesperson on the latest developments in Azerbaijan. “Excessive and unprovoked force was reportedly used to disperse the crowds and arrest participants,” added the Spokesperson. “Such…