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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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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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Ukraine: Workshop on EU measures, national legislation and best practices for cultural and creative industries

10 September 2018
On 18 September, experts from Austria, Belgium and Spain will visit Ukraine to present the EU approach to developing policies related to the area of cultural and creative industries. The event will be attended by representatives of the country’s Ministry of Culture, public institutions, faculties…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

07 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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Ukraine: international mobility grants for cultural and creative organisations

06 September 2018
Professionals from the cultural and creative industries sector from Ukraine and the EU are invited to apply for the fourth call for international mobility grants. The awards include grants of up to €2,250 for two-week trips and up to €4,000 for four-week trips. Mobility grants are aimed at…
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‘Faces of Projects’ exhibition arrives in Hrodna region of Belarus to showcase EU funding

05 September 2018
On 3 September, trucks carrying stands of the mobile open air photo exhibition “Faces of the Projects” arrived in the Belarusian city of Navahrudak, in Hrodna region. Almost 30 stands representing projects implemented with financial support from the EU were installed in the central square of the…
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EU to support creative industries forum in Ukraine

03 September 2018
On 7 September, the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv will host the third Forum of Creative Industries. The event will bring together over 100 speakers and experts in the creative and business spheres. During two days, the event will serve as a venue to discuss business and professional development…
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Study on gender equality in creative industries in the Eastern Neighbourhood

29 August 2018
A new report summarising a study on gender equality within creative industries in four Eastern Neighbourhood countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine) was recently presented by the British Council at the HeForShe conference in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv. The study ‘Gender equality…
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Armenia: EU supports opening of first tourist information centre in Dilijan

28 August 2018
On 17 August, the Armenian town of Dilijan, Tavush marz (region), opened its first tourist information centre. Supported through the “Dilijan and Adjacent Communities Development Initiative”, which is co-funded by the EU, the centre will offer comprehensive information to tourists and guests…
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Apply now to become a Young European Ambassador

27 August 2018
Young people aged 16–25 from the European Union and Eastern Neighbourhood can now apply to become a ‘Young European Ambassador’ (YEA). Run by the ‘EU NEIGHBOURS east’ project, the initiative targets active and enthusiastic young people who are fluent in English and are citizens of the EU or its…