European Union

Armenia: Experts from Estonia to share EU standards and experience in pathology and forensic medical services

24 April 2018
On 3-4 May, forensic experts from Estonia will visit Armenia to meet their counterparts from the country’s Ministry of Health, as well as independent pathologists and forensic medical experts. The aim of the mission is to increase the country’s knowledge, understanding and implementation of EU…
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Croatia shares its disaster risk assessment experience with Moldovan experts

23 April 2018
On 23-27 April, the National Protection and Rescue Directorate of the Republic of Croatia will host representatives of the General Inspectorate for Emergency Situations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Moldova. The purpose of the visit is to learn about Croatian experience…
European Union

EU releases statement on developments in Armenia following public protests in the country

23 April 2018
On 22 April, the Spokesperson of the EU High representative Federica Mogherini issued a statement on recent developments in Armenia, following public demonstrations that started in the capital Yerevan and other cities after the country’s elections. “The right to exercise freedom of assembly in a…
European Union

Medical aid becomes more accessible and timely for rural residents in Sianno, Belarus thanks to EU support

23 April 2018
An article on the euprojects.by website tells the story of Victoria Astrovskaya, a paramedic with the Belica Health and Obstetric Centre in the Sianno district of Belarus’s Viciebsk region. Victoria has patients in several villages, and getting to those locations used to be a challenge, as she had…
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EU workshop to assist criminal and legal protection of banking system in Belarus

22 April 2018
On 25-26 April, experts from Poland and Sweden will visit Belarus to conduct a workshop on forms and methods of criminal and legal protection of the country’s banking system. The event will target employees of the bodies of financial investigation (BFIs) of the country’s State Control Committee and…
European Parliament

Members of the European Parliament welcome reform efforts of Ukraine as the EU-Ukraine Committee concludes in Strasbourg

22 April 2018
Following the 7th meeting of the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee, which took place in Strasbourg on 18-19 April 2018, the Chair of the European Parliament Delegation, Dariusz Rosati, stated that the views of Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine…
European Union

OPEN Media Hub for Eastern Neighbourhood: New course on video production in Russian

20 April 2018
The EU-funded ‘OPEN Media Hub’ project recently launched its e-learning series of courses with a practical course on video production, which is now available in Russian. The course covers the essentials for professional video production. It aims to ensure that participants in OPEN Media Hub…
European Union

Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

20 April 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…
European Union

EU to strengthen support to Cahul and Ungheni regions of Moldova

20 April 2018
On 17 April, the European Commission’s Director for the EU’s Eastern Neighbourhood, Lawrence Meredith, visited Cahul in the south of the Republic of Moldova. During the visit, he communicated EU plans to reinforce support to the Cahul and Ungheni regions of the country in order to boost local socio…
European Union

EU Assistance Mission supports regional discussion in Ukraine for civil society and local authorities

20 April 2018
On 18 April, the Mobile Unit of the EU Assistance Mission (EUAM) Ukraine organised a round table discussion for civil society, law enforcement agencies and local authorities in the central Ukrainian town of Poltava. This is the first major engagement for the unit, which will spend a total of seven…