‘For the EU, Armenia is not just a neighbour but part of the European family’ – EU Ambassador in Armenia

06 September 2016
“Armenia is part of the European family in a wider sense. Armenia shares the values that we consider to be European values,” the Head of the European Union Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Świtalski, said in an interview in which he explains why Armenia is so important to the EU, and…
Back to eTwinning Plus school

Back to eTwinning Plus school

05 September 2016
The eTwinning Plus programme has kicked off the new school year, promoting school collaboration through the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) by providing support, tools and services for schools that are involved in the programme, which connects schools in the Eastern…
Improving internet accessibility and e-governance in Georgia

Improving internet accessibility and e-governance in Georgia

05 September 2016
A National Internet Governance Forum is taking place in the Georgian capital Tbilisi today, 5 September, organised by the EU and the Council of Europe (CoE) in cooperation with the Georgian Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development and other local stakeholders.  The forum is an opportunity…

Photo exhibition showcasing EU projects continues touring Belarus

02 September 2016
The “Faces of EU Projects” mobile photo exhibition launched in Belarus by the EU Delegation in the country and the EU-funded OPEN Neighbourhood Programme has now been successfully displayed in two cities – Polotsk and Barysaw. The exhibition next moves to the city of Babruysk on 12 September. The…

Eastern Partnership, Neighbourhood Policy: all the info and all the links – just a click away

02 September 2016
Do you want to know more about the Eastern Partnership? Or the European Neighbourhood Policy? Are you a journalist looking for information on the relations between the EU and your country, or an NGO looking for funding? All the information you need, fully updated, with further links to EU websites…

“Democracy in Armenia: Lost in Transition?” – panel discussion in Brussels

02 September 2016
What prompted Armenians to come out and protest in July 2016? What, if anything, have the protests changed? What is the current state of democracy in Armenia – also following changes made to the constitution in 2015 – and what more can be done to proactively promote the respect of human rights and…

Ukraine: EC Vice-President for Energy Union in Kyiv to discuss energy policy

02 September 2016
European Commission (EC) Vice-President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič was on a working visit to Kyiv, Ukraine, today, to discuss a broad agenda of topics related to energy policy. In meetings with the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada (Parliament of Ukraine), Prime Minister, Vice Prime Minister and…

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

02 September 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,…

EU-supported editorial forum in Ukraine to focus on media ethics when covering displaced persons

01 September 2016
Editors of Ukraine’s regional TV and online media are invited to take part in a media forum between 22 and 23 September in the country’s capital Kyiv to discuss ethical aspects of covering stories about displaced persons in the media. The event is organised by the EU-funded Regional Voices media…

Clima East supports Moldova to deal with fuel quality and monitoring of industrial emissions

01 September 2016
The EU-funded Clima East project has presented the results of the almost year-long support it has provided to the government of Moldova to help implement EU legislation on industrial emissions trading and fuel quality. The project’s experts helped to transpose respective elements of the European…