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Young European Ambassadors kick off Eastern Partnership's 10th anniversary celebrations

14 February 2019
100 Young European Ambassadors from the EU and its six Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) are gathering this week in Brussels to celebrate the achievements of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) over the past decade. "Young people are…
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Moldova’s civil protection and emergency response authorities to discuss results and follow-up of large EU-funded programme

13 February 2019
On 13-14 February, emergency response and civil protection authorities and experts gather in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau to discuss the results of the EU-funded Programme for Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries (PPRD East…
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Azerbaijan’s civil protection and emergency response authorities to discuss results and follow-up of large EU-funded programme

08 February 2019
On 21 February, emergency response and civil protection authorities and experts will gather in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku to discuss the results of the EU-funded Programme for Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries (PPRD…
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EU assists Azerbaijan to develop spatial planning legislation, standards and practice

06 February 2019
On 11-13 February, experts from Austria and Lithuania will visit Azerbaijan to support the development of national legislation and standards on urban, territorial and spatial planning. They will provide a comprehensive overview of the applicable EU legislation and applicable standards in this…
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EU Monitoring Mission supports workshop on conflict-sensitive reporting

06 February 2019
Last week, Abkhazian, South Ossetian and Georgian journalists gathered in Montenegro for a four-day seminar on the specificities of confidence-building and conflict-sensitive reporting. Participants from different regions were split into mixed groups and worked together to prepare common…
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EU4Business takes Ukrainian berry firms to world organic exhibition in Germany

06 February 2019
Five Ukrainian companies producing organic berry products will take part in the BIOFACH 2019 Exhibition in Germany between 13 and 16 February. The event is the world's leading organic food exhibition and the five companies from Ukraine will attend thanks to the support of the EU4Business initiative…
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EU presents 2019 Association Implementation Report on Georgia

04 February 2019
On 30 January, the EU presented the “2019 Association Implementation Report on Georgia”. In line with the revised European Neighbourhood Policy, the report sets out the state of play of Georgia’s commitments under the EU-Georgia Association Agreement (AA) since the meeting of the EU-Georgia…
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Belarus to improve investment climate and boost entrepreneurship with EU support

01 February 2019
Improving the business environment and strengthening entrepreneurship in Belarus are the main goals of two advisory programmes on private sector development, launched jointly on 31 January by the EU and the World Bank Group. An EU-funded €4.8 million technical assistance programme, which will be…
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EU and Georgia mark three years of support to Association Agreement

01 February 2019
On 31 January, the EU and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia marked the successful completion of the project “Facility for the Implementation of the Association Agreement in Georgia”. For more than three years, considerable efforts have been undertaken within the project to facilitate the…
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EU report: Georgia making clear progress on its reform agenda

01 February 2019
In 2018, Georgia confirmed its strong commitment to political association and economic integration with the EU, as highlighted by its government's high-level meeting with European Commissioners in November and substantial progress in delivering on its Association Agreement commitments. These…