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Fourth Euroquiz in Ukraine attracts largest number of participants in the online contest’s history

18 April 2018
The EU Delegation to Ukraine has announced the winners of the fourth Euroquiz, an annual online contest on Europe and the EU, which ran between January and April this year. The contest consisted of five stages and included two categories of questions: one for participants up to the age of 14 and…
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Winners of tourism hackathon in Armenia to receive support to develop businesses

17 April 2018
The three winners of the ‘hackathon’ aimed at generating innovative ideas for tourism in Armenia have been announced by a jury at the Vanadzor Technology Centre (VTC) in Armenia’s Lori province. The announcement was made at the end of an event in early April supported by the EU-funded “Support to…
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Video: Results of EU support to ecotourism development in Belarus

30 March 2018
The EU-supported “From Cradle to Development” project, which ended a month ago, has presented a video showcasing the results of its work through the voices of the project beneficiaries. The video shows how rural residents in Belarus who participated in the project started to generate income…
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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 provides additional funds to boost cross-border cooperation between Azerbaijan and Georgia

26 March 2018
On 30 March, the EU will officially launch six cross-border cooperation projects between Azerbaijan and Georgia, all of which have received grants under the Eastern Partnership Territorial Cooperation Programme (EaP TC). The launching ceremony will be held in the Georgian capital Tbilisi. Projects…
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EU helps schoolchildren from Ukraine and Belarus get actively involved in intercultural dialogue

22 March 2018
On 6 March, Ukrainian schoolchildren aged 7-17 from Volyn region performed a literary and musical composition entitled “Lesya’s Fairy Tale” for their Belarusian peers. Based on the works of the Ukrainian poet Lesya Ukrainka, the concert took place in the Palace of Culture of the agricultural town…
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Cross-border partnerships between Azerbaijan and Georgia to strengthen project implementation capacities

22 March 2018
On 29-30 March, six project teams from the Azerbaijan–Georgia Eastern Partnership Territorial Cooperation (EaP TC) Programme will gather in the Georgian capital Tbilisi for a training seminar on the methodology and practical aspects of successful project implementation. The event is being…
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Armenia joins Creative Europe programme

21 March 2018
Armenia has become the fourth of the EU’s Eastern Partner countries, after Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, to join the Creative Europe programme. The relevant agreement was signed on 20 March by the EU Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Tibor Navracsics, and the country’s Minister…
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EU to support economic development in Gory municipality of Georgia

15 March 2018
The Gory municipality of Georgia will benefit from a new project launched this week within the EU-supported Mayors for Economic Growth (M4EG) initiative. The 28-month long project will aim to make improvements to tourism infrastructure and support the restoration of parks and exhibition halls in…
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EU event to support innovative ideas for tourism development in Armenia

15 March 2018
Innovative ideas for tourism development in Armenia will be the focus of a hackathon that will take place on 7-8 April in the city of Vanadzor. Organised in the framework of the “Support to Small and Medium-sized Enterprise Development in Armenia” (SMEDA) project, the event aims to attract…