Ukraine: EU supports authorities to prepare and deal with disaster risk assessment

Ukraine: EU supports authorities to prepare and deal with disaster risk assessment

15 July 2016
Representatives of Ukrainian state institutions involved in disaster risk assessment (DRA) met in the country’s capital on 13 July to discuss the current status of the implementation of the National Action Plan for 2015-2020 on the implementation of the risk management concept for man-made…

EU project enhances cycling tourism in Armenia

15 July 2016
Cycling guides will gather in the Armenian village of Margahovit between 19 and 21 July for a workshop on cycling tourism held in the framework of the EU-funded project on biking and rural combined cross-border tourism, as an innovative approach for promoting cross-border cooperation. The project…

Commissioner Hahn in Georgia: “EU is sticking to its commitments in the neighbourhood”

14 July 2016
“The European Union is sticking to the commitments that it has made with its partner countries in the neighbourhood,” EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn said in a keynote speech at the 13th Batumi International Conference on ‘Georgia’s…
Georgia: EU and IOM share body language skills with revenue service officers

Georgia: EU and IOM share body language skills with revenue service officers

14 July 2016
Two experts from Italy visited Georgia last week to share their knowledge and skills on body language with 20 Georgian revenue service officers. Developed in the framework of the the EU-funded project for ‘Reinforcing the Capacities of the Government of Georgia in Border and Migration Management’ (…

Clima East: addressing climate change adaptation of Ukrainian forests

13 July 2016
The vulnerability of lowland forests to climate change was the focus of a seminar held last week in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv, in the framework of the EU-funded Clima East project. The participants agreed that a comprehensive approach to managing the country’s forests was needed to address the…

Ukraine: EU provides life saving equipment to regional hospital

13 July 2016
Modern equipment for patients with diabetes and chronic kidney disease has been provided by the EU to a hospital in the Mykolaiv oblast (region) of Ukraine. In addition to its regular patients, the hospital also offers health services to internally displaced persons (IDP) relocated to the region as…

TAIEX shares information on European standardisation with Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine

12 July 2016
Implementation of the EU Regulation on European Standardisation will be the focus of a workshop organised in the Moldovan capital Chisinau between 19 and 20 July for representatives of state institutions responsible for standardisation in Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. The event is organised by the…
Combo Weekly Round Up: All the jobs and opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood countries

Combo Weekly Round Up: All the jobs and opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood countries

12 July 2016
Dear all, we have selected the latest interesting opportunities offered by EU institutions, EU projects, as well as EU member states to individuals, civil society organisations and companies from the Eastern Partnership countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. Please,…

Save the date: EU water project to hold public consultations in Georgia

11 July 2016
The EU-funded Environmental Protection of International River Basins (EPIRB) project is to hold public consultation meetings on the Final Draft River Basin Management Plan for the Chorokhi-Adjaristkali District Pilot Basin in Georgia. The meetings on 2 and 3 August will also focus on the assessment…
Ukraine: EU Mission facilitates knowledge exchange between Ukrainian and Romanian anti-corruption bodies

Ukraine: EU Mission facilitates knowledge exchange between Ukrainian and Romanian anti-corruption bodies

11 July 2016
A delegation from the Romanian National Anticorruption Directorate and the country’s Prosecutor’s Office visited the Ukrainian capital Kyiv last week to meet their colleagues from the newly established National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and the Specialised Anti-Corruption Prosecutor’…