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EU4Digital: Belarus, Lithuania and Ukraine discuss digital transport corridor

03 December 2019
The EU4Digital Facility organised a series of working meetings on the digital transport corridor in Belarus, Ukraine and Lithuania on 25, 26 and 28 November. The aim of the meetings was to present and discuss the concept of a digital transport corridor between the Baltic Sea and the Black Sea,…
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Eastern Neighbourhood: Multi-country workshop on EU Plastics Strategy and single-use plastics

03 December 2019
On 10–11 December, representatives from a number of countries including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine will visit Slovakia to discuss the EU Plastics Strategy and single-use plastics. The aim of the workshop is to provide advice and guidance to the…
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EU expert mission on biodiversity protection in Armenia

03 December 2019
From 9 to 13 December, an expert from Portugal will visit Armenia to provide assistance to the country’s Ministry of Nature Protection on the legislative framework for the protection of biodiversity. During the mission, the expert will review the current laws on flora and fauna. He will also…
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Digital transformation in focus at international conference in Minsk

03 December 2019
More than 200 participants learned about the EU-funded Eastern Partnership Connect (EaP Connect) project and the Belarusian research and education network at an international conference held in Minsk on 21 November. The event was organised by the United Institute of Informatics Problems of the…
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Second European Film Festival takes place in Armenia

03 December 2019
On 2 December, Komitas Museum-Institute in the Armenian capital of Yerevan hosted the closing and award ceremony of the country’s second European Film Festival. The festival’s main award, “Woman in Motion”, was granted to film director Silva Khnkanosyan for her film “Nothing to be Afraid of”. The…
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Speech by President von der Leyen on the occasion of the COP25 in Madrid

03 December 2019
In ten days from now, the European Commission will present the European Green Deal. Our goal is to be the first climate neutral continent by 2050. If we want to achieve that goal, we have to act now, we have to implement our policies now. Because we know that this transition needs a generational…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

02 December 2019
'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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“Access to Renewable and Efficient Energy in Municipalities Vayk and Spitak”: Results of the EU-funded project in Armenia

02 December 2019
The closing ceremony of the EU-funded project “Access to Renewable and Efficient Energy in Municipalities Vayk and Spitak”, implemented by the Habitat for Humanity Armenia Foundation in partnership with the Spitak and Vayk municipalities, took place on 30 November. The ceremony was attended by the…
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HR/VP Josep Borrell: A stronger European Union within a better, greener and safer world

02 December 2019
On 1 December, Josep Borrell assumed the post of EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission. " I am privileged and honoured to take up the role of the European Union’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and…
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Georgia: Visegrád Group’s senior officials pay a visit to EU Monitoring Mission

28 November 2019
On 27 November, the Head of the EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM), Erik Høeg, met the political directors of the Ministries for Foreign Affairs of the Visegrád Group countries (Czechia, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia), also known as V4, during their visit to Georgia. Discussions touched upon the Mission…