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EU4Business helps Armenian herbal tea producer enter international markets

13 February 2020
A new story shared on the EU4Business website talks about an Armenian family business that produces natural herbal teas in the Tavush Province with support from the EU. The family had first-hand experience with nature's healing abilities when a couple of years ago they recovered from a serious…
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EU report highlights importance of maintaining reform momentum and depolarising the political environment in Georgia

10 February 2020
Georgia remains committed to the implementation of the EU–Georgia Association Agreement, according to the fourth annual Association Implementation Report. The EU document was published on 7 February – ahead of the next EU–Georgia Association Council, which is scheduled for spring this year.…

New EU4Business project connects companies in Eastern Neighbourhood with EU

10 February 2020
‘EU4Business: Connecting Companies’ is a new project funded under the EU4Business initiative, whose aim is to promote trade between the EU Member States and the six Eastern partner countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. The project is expected to run…
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EU helps Georgia implement laws and practices to ensure health and safety of citizens

03 February 2020
There are hidden dangers that we may not notice in children’s toys, construction materials and other products we use. Finding unsafe products and removing them from the market can protect people and the environment from harm and damage. A new video shared on the Facebook page of the EU…
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European Commission and International Monetary Fund strengthen cooperation to support sustainable development

29 January 2020
European Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen,on behalf of the European Union, and International Monetary Fund's Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva concluded a new Financial Framework Partnership Agreement that will boost their cooperation to tackle key challenges including climate change…
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EU-Ukraine Association Council to take place next week

23 January 2020
On 28 January, the EU and Ukraine will meet for the next Association Council. The meeting will review the implementation of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement and the developments related to Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity. This will be the first Association Council chaired by…
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EU funds renewable energy supply chain in Telavi Municipality, Georgia

22 January 2020
On 17 January, Telavi Municipality in Georgia received energy-efficient equipment for collecting and processing waste wood from vineyards, as part of the EU project ‘Biomass Energy and Energy Efficient Technologies as Sustainable Energy Solutions for Georgian signatories of the Covenant of Mayors…
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Moldova: EU launches new programme for sustainable socio-economic development of Cahul and region

18 January 2020
On 17 January, the EU announced it would invest €22.8 million to support the development of smart, inclusive and sustainable growth poles in the regions of Cahul and Ungheni in the Republic of Moldova, providing citizens with better quality of life and new opportunities. The financial support is…
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EU4Youth: students in Belarus organise New Year’s fair as part of business initiative

17 January 2020
On 27 December 2019, students and teachers of the Jolča secondary school in the Brahin District of Belarus invited residents and visitors of Krasnaje village to their New Year's Fair, where Christmas ornaments hand made by students in an activity supported by EU4Youth were the main attraction. The…
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Opportunity from EU to support agricultural initiatives in Georgia

08 January 2020
On 1 January, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations announced the second cycle of a grant competition to support agricultural initiatives in Georgia under the EU-funded European Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development (ENPARD III). The Application Review…