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Deadline extension: new call for proposals from Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum

18 December 2018
A new deadline of 31 December 2018 has been set for civil society organisations from the Eastern Neighbourhood to apply for the fifth call for proposals recently announced by the Secretariat of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) among its members. The call is part of the EaP CSF…
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EU disburses €20 million in Macro-Financial Assistance to Georgia

14 December 2018
The European Commission, on behalf of the EU, has disbursed €15 million in loans to Georgia under the first instalment of its new Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme. The grant component of €5 million will be disbursed in the coming days, bringing the total amount of this instalment to €20…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

14 December 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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Celebrating 10 years of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum in Tbilisi

13 December 2018
Hosted by the Georgian Parliament, the 10th Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) took place on 10-12 December in Tbilisi, Georgia. The three-day event, entitled “Leading the Way Towards a Democratic European Future” focused on how to further sustainable, democratic development and…
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Georgia: loans and grants for small businesses under EU4Business initiative

06 December 2018
The Bank of Georgia recently hosted an information event for clients to present the opportunities afforded by loans and grants provided by the EU4Business-EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development) Credit Line. In total 150 people from a broad spectrum of commercial and industrial…
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Eastern Partnership: Promoting stronger economies and societies for the EU’s six Eastern Partners

06 December 2018
On 6 December , the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, together with the European Commission, is hosting the 5th Eastern Partnership Business Forum in Vienna. This will be followed by the Eastern Partnership’s Annual Conference on 7 December. The two events will bring…
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New funding opportunities for small businesses in Moldova

06 December 2018
Small businesses in Moldova will soon be able to bring their products and services up to EU standards, as the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and EU are opening new funding opportunities. The EBRD is providing a €5 million loan to the Chisinau-based subsidiary of Banca…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

30 November 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 approves disbursement of €500 million in Macro-Financial Assistance to Ukraine

30 November 2018
On 30 November, the European Commission, on behalf of the EU, approved the disbursement of the first €500 million of the new Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme to Ukraine. With this disbursement, the total MFA extended to Ukraine by the EU since 2014 will reach €3.3 billion, the largest…
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Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum announces new call for proposals

22 November 2018
Members of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) are invited to submit their applications in response to the 5th Call for Proposals recently announced by the Forum’s Secretariat. The call is part of the EaP CSF re-granting scheme. The application deadline is 16 December 2018.…