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EU4Business supports 32 food companies from Eastern Neighbourhood to exhibit at Paris International Food Exhibition

17 October 2018
Over 30 agro-processing companies from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine will participate in the International Food Exhibition in Paris on 21–25 October. The objective is to present the companies and their products to the EU market and establish business links with EU buyers and importers…
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Armenia joins European Year of Cultural Heritage: building bridges between past and future

17 October 2018
On 16–17 October, the Armenian capital of Yerevan hosted a conference on “Cultural Heritage in Armenia – Challenges and Responsibilities”. During the two-day, EU-supported conference, the participants discussed policy developments, success stories and future challenges in the valorisation,…
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EU helps improve sales skills of Moldovan small enterprises in clothing sector

17 October 2018
A series of EU-supported training seminars for companies working in the clothing sector in the Republic of Moldova are focusing on increasing the sales efficiency of Moldovan small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The seminars are being organised in the framework of the EU-funded project “…
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How to get the most out of a trade fair: Ukrainian berry producers trained in accessing EU markets

17 October 2018
Ukrainian berry producers and processing companies have benefited from a series of awareness-raising seminars on export opportunities to EU markets and participation in international food exhibitions. These training activities were organised in the framework of the EU-funded ‘Eastern Partnership:…
Take part in ETF opinion poll and have your say on the future of work and skills!

Take part in ETF opinion poll and have your say on the future of work and skills!

17 October 2018
Can you picture your life in 20 years? Do you feel positive about it? Will your job still exist in 2040? The European Training Foundation wants to hear your ideas about the future of work and skills, with a focus on countries surrounding the EU. The opinion poll, which will close on 31 October,…
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EU launches consultations with Georgian civil society

17 October 2018
On 11 October, the EU Delegation to Georgia launched extensive consultations with civil society representatives in the country. They discussed EU priorities and actions for engagement with civil society for 2018–2020, including a roadmap for strengthening strategic cooperation and structured…
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Georgia: EU promotes youth engagement in rural development

17 October 2018
On 14 October, over 150 young people from five municipalities of Georgia’s Autonomous Republic of Adjara took part in a youth forum to discuss issues related to youth leadership in rural areas. As part of the forum, young people came up with their own ideas for local projects and proposed advocacy…
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Eastern Partnership: EU and neighbouring countries review progress of the 20 Deliverables for 2020 to bring concrete benefits for citizens

15 October 2018
Foreign Ministers from 28 EU Member States and the EU’s six Eastern partners – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine – met with Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn in a meeting chaired by EU High…
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EU water management project helps improve ground water monitoring capacities in Eastern Neighbourhood countries

15 October 2018
The groundwater monitoring teams of the responsible institutions in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia and the Republic of Moldova are being trained in taking groundwater samples. The training seminars have been organised by the European Union Water Initiative Plus for the Eastern Partnership (…
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Georgia: EU-supported Local Action Groups of Keda and Khulo municipalities present Local Development Strategies

15 October 2018
On 12 October, the Keda and Khulo municipalities of Georgia hosted a presentation of their Local Development Strategies. The strategies have been recently developed by Local Action Groups (LAGs) supported by the EU through its European Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development (…