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Azerbaijan: EU projects help vocational education students switch to online learning during COVID-19 outbreak

06 April 2020
As of 3 April, a series of lessons for vocational education students have become available online and via TV in Azerbaijan, thanks to two EU projects. The vocational education lessons aim to help students catch up on classes during the coronavirus pandemic, and cover fields, such as fashion design…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

06 April 2020
'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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Ukraine: Preschool children in Dubno learn about energy efficiency

06 April 2020
A workshop was held in Dubno, Ukraine, to assess the progress of the ongoing thermal modernisation project in ‘Solnishko’ preschool. As a part of the session, the project team collaborated with the teachers to raise awareness amongst pupils about the importance of saving energy. The children…
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New video shows how EU helps region in Armenia produce clean energy

06 April 2020
The EU Delegation to Armenia shared a video on social media about the new solar power plant built in Vayots Dzor Province, Armenia. The video demonstrates how the EU supports businesses and projects working on green technologies. With the EU’s help, the region now has 1.1 MWp installed capacity…
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#Prepare EaP4Health: New civil society campaign on COVID-19 response in Eastern Neighbourhood

06 April 2020
The EU’s Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) has launched a campaign aiming to highlight the needs of the six Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) in fighting the COVID-19 outbreak. Titled #PrepareEaP4Health, the…
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Ukrainian researchers deploy new online collaboration tool with EU support

06 April 2020
As the whole world is adapting to working and studying from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ukrainian Research and Academic Network (URAN) has deployed a new online collaboration tool for researchers, students and teachers – eduMEET. So far, URAN has contacted around 225 people (system…
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Applications for the 2020 EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern Partnership are still open

06 April 2020
Do not miss your chance to win the 2020 EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern Partnership! If you are an energy efficiency enthusiast with a successful energy project, you have the unique opportunity to tell the world about your success! The EU Sustainable Energy Award for the Eastern…
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Ukraine: Another residential building made more energy efficient thanks to EU support

03 April 2020
The ‘First movers’ project has shared a new success story about implementing energy efficiency measures in a residential building in Lviv, Ukraine. The apartment building ‘Air 92’ will benefit from Grant Package B, which includes setting up individual heating units, balancing the heat supply…
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EU initiative ‘Covenant of Mayors’ collects resources to help cities fight COVID-19

03 April 2020
COVID-19 has caused an unprecedented global health and economic crisis affecting many sectors, including energy. As a response, the EU initiative ‘Covenant of Mayors’, the world's largest movement for local climate and energy actions, has collected a number of useful resources to support over 10,…
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Western Ukrainian businesses to receive new funds through ‘EU4Business’

02 April 2020
Small and medium-sized enterprises in western Ukraine will benefit from new loans of up to €7.5 million, provided by the ‘EU4Business’ initiative. The loans will be available in Ukrainian hryvna through the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Credit Line. The loans will…