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EU-Eastern Partnership International Cooperation Barometer in Science, Technology and Innovation

07 February 2019
Researchers, scientists and entrepreneurs from Eastern Neighbourhood countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) are invited to take part in a regional survey under the title EU-Eastern Partnership International Cooperation Barometer in Science, Technology…
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Georgia: Teachers from Pankisi visit Brussels

07 February 2019
This week, a group of 20 teachers from Georgia visited the Belgian capital of Brussels. All the teachers came from public schools in Georgia’s Pankisi Gorge region. They attended meetings in Brussels to learn about the local education system. The teachers also gained a better understanding of the…
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Civil society organisations in Belarus: Invitation to information session on recent EU’s call for proposals

07 February 2019
On 22 February, the EU Delegation to Belarus will host an information session on the EU’s call for proposals "Engaging with Civil Society in Belarus". The call was published on 21 January with a deadline of 7 March. More information on the call can be found here. The information session will be…
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EU and Azerbaijan hold consultations on justice, freedom, security and human rights and democracy

07 February 2019
On 5-6 February, the Azerbaijani capital of Baku hosted the seventh EU-Azerbaijan Subcommittee on justice, freedom, security and human rights and democracy. The meeting provided an opportunity to take stock of developments since the last Subcommittee, held in October 2017. In preparation for the…
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EU Joint Statement on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

07 February 2019
Ahead of the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation on 6 February 2019, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission Federica Mogherini, Commissioner European Neighbourhood Policy Enlargement Negotiations…
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Police in Ukraine aim for ‘model’ standard through EU Advisory Mission training

07 February 2019
On 6 February, the European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) Ukraine launched a major training programme for police in Kirovohrad region. Aimed at engaging over 1,000 police officers from across the region, the training aims to improve their skills in general and community policing. Ultimately, the…
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Georgia: EU Ambassador visits EU supported rural development project in Borjomi

06 February 2019
Last week, the EU Ambassador to Georgia Carl Hartzell travelled to Borjomi and Bakuriani to explore the results of the EU’s support to rural development in Borjomi municipality. During the trip, the Ambassador met with Borjomi Local Action Group (LAG) members and visited a rural development…
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Ukraine: Journalistic competition for best story on European integration

06 February 2019
The EU’s “Association4U” project, together with the Office of the Vice Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine, has launched the third wave of the journalistic competition for the best story on European integration in regional media. The competition, entitled “…
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EU assists Azerbaijan to develop spatial planning legislation, standards and practice

06 February 2019
On 11-13 February, experts from Austria and Lithuania will visit Azerbaijan to support the development of national legislation and standards on urban, territorial and spatial planning. They will provide a comprehensive overview of the applicable EU legislation and applicable standards in this…
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Ukraine’s civil protection and emergency response authorities discuss results and follow-up of large EU-funded programme

06 February 2019
On 6 February, emergency response and civil protection authorities and experts will gather in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv to discuss the results of the EU-funded programme for Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Manmade Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries (PPRD East 2…