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EU Advisory Mission brings together police, civil society and state authorities ahead of elections

20 February 2019
Last week, the European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) organised a round-table in the south Ukrainian city of Odesa in order to assist police to detect and react to violations taking place during the ongoing presidential election campaign in the country. The round-table is aimed not only to share…
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Results of the implementation of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement discussed in Kyiv

20 February 2019
The results of the implementation of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement during 2018 were discussed in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv on 18 February. According to Ivanna Klympush-Tsyntsadze, Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine, 2018 became the first year of…
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EU programme facilitates discussion on equitable access to water supply and sanitation in Armenia

20 February 2019
On 19 February, Armenian water and health experts and policy makers met in the country’s capital of Yerevan to discuss the results of a baseline analysis for setting national targets under the UNECE/WHO Europe Protocol on Water and Health and equitable access to water supply and sanitation. The…
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EU donates books to library in Armenia to mark birthday of famous poet Hovhannes Tumanyan

20 February 2019
On 19 February, to mark the birthdate of the famous Armenian poet Hovhannes Tumanyan, the European Union National Institutes for Culture and the EU Delegation to Armenia joined to donate books in a ceremony. This was a joint initiative to donate around 67 books to the central library named after…
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Georgia: New programme to build and upgrade 100 km of East-West Highway

20 February 2019
Georgia will be better connected to the EU and enjoy safer travel conditions within the country thanks to financial and technical aid from the EU. On 19 February, the European Investment Bank (EIB) and other EU institutions announced their support for a wide-ranging programme of transport…
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Winner of #EU4Energy Energy Markets contest receives electric scooter

20 February 2019
The EU Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova, Peter Michalko, has awarded the main prize to the winner of the #EU4Energy Energy Markets contest, Veronika Sili. Thanks to her victory, Veronika became the proud owner of an electric scooter. The #EU4Energy contest on Energy Markets was organised…
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EU and Government of Georgia raise awareness of media on waste management issues in the country

20 February 2019
In the last three months, over 100 representatives of regional and national media outlets attended workshops on environmental, social and economic issues in the Georgian cities of Kakheti, Borjomi and Adjara. The seminars focused on waste management issues in Georgia.  In particular, the…
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Social entrepreneurship to be discussed at EU-supported event in Ukraine

19 February 2019
On 21 February, social entrepreneurship will be discussed during the international conference #SocialBusinessInUA in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv. The event will gather over 300 social entrepreneurs, experts and representatives of national government and local government from seven countries:…
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EU4Business project holds sectoral meetings on beekeeping, fruit growing and market gardening in Georgia

19 February 2019
Beekeeping, fruit growing and market gardening were the focus of a sectoral meetings organised last week in Georgia in the framework of the EU4Business initiative. Representatives of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and civil society organisations (CSOs) from different regions of Georgia…
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EU promotes accessible winter sports for children with disabilities in Armenia

19 February 2019
On 18 February, the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Świtalski, joined a group of children with disabilities to ski at the country’s Tsakhadzor ski resort. 10 children from the Shirak marz arrived in Tsakhadzor yesterday for a two-day skiing getaway, during which they were…