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EU supports ICRC in conflict areas

19 April 2018
From 18 April to 1 May 2018, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), supported by the European Commission's European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations in collaboration with the Belgian Red Cross, will broadcast a short film on the risks to health-care in cinemas across…
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EU supports relaunch of ‘EuProstir’ information resource for civil society organisations in Ukraine

17 April 2018
Ukrainian non-governmental organisation (NGO) Gromadskyi Prostir recently relaunched the information resource EuProstir – an online platform for civil society organisations (CSOs) in Ukraine. This website, which the NGO relaunched together with the EU Project for Civil Society Development in…
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Call for applications: Civil Society Forum Annual Assembly

10 April 2018
The Steering Committee of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) invites civil society organisations (CSOs) to apply to participate in the 10th Annual Assembly of the Forum that will take place in late November or early December this year. The deadline for applications is 15 May 2018…
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Opportunity for Eastern Neighbourhood: Your chance to help your community with IT solutions

05 April 2018
Information Technology (IT) professionals and designers from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine are invited to participate in the second Eastern Partnership (EaP) Civil Society Hackathon that will be held in the Belarusian capital of Minsk on 1-3 June 2018…
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Statement by Commissioner Hahn on the extension of e-declaration obligations to civil society in Ukraine

29 March 2018
EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn made a statement on 28 March on the extension of e-declaration obligations to civil society representatives in Ukraine. “The failure to repeal the extension of this obligation from public officials also to…
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EU supports professionalisation of social workers in Eastern Partner countries

28 March 2018
A recent regional conference in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi looked at how social workers can effectively support vulnerable groups in Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and the Republic of Moldova. The event, which concluded on 28 March, marked the closing of the EU-funded project “Social Workers in…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

26 March 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 fellowship programme for civil society leaders from Eastern Neighbourhood

20 March 2018
Young civil society leaders from the EU’s six Eastern Partner (EaP) countries are invited to apply for a fellowship programme supported by the EU-funded EaP Civil Society Facility. The 2018 EaP Civil Society Fellowships programme aims to identify young, ambitious and forward-thinking civil society…
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EU announces funding for eight new civil society projects in Georgia for 2018-2020

16 March 2018
The Delegation of the European Union to Georgia has launched eight projects to support civil society and protect human rights in the country. The projects will be funded through the European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights) as well as the EU’s Civil Society Organisations and Local…
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EU launches new Eastern Partnership structure to keep on delivering to benefit citizens

12 March 2018
Representatives from EU Member States and the six Partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) met in Brussels on 12 March and agreed on the key priorities for 2018 to deliver on the commitments taken at the Eastern Partnership (EaP) Summit in…