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Belarus: Mscislaŭ welcomes mobile photo exhibition showcasing EU assistance in the country

26 July 2018
On 24 July, the mobile, open air photo exhibition “Faces of the Projects” moved to the Belarusian city of Mscislaŭ. Run by the EU Delegation to Belarus, the exhibition showcases personal success stories from 58 EU-funded projects in the country. One of its stands is dedicated to the participation…
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About the new proposed 2021-2027 EU Budget for its Neighbourhood Policy

25 July 2018
The European Union is not planning a significant shift in the pace or scale of its Neighbourhood Policy in the next decade, at least when it comes to finance, but will streamline all external actions funding internally to create one common financial instrument for Neighbourhood, Development and…
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Ukraine: opportunity for cultural and creative organisations

24 July 2018
Professionals from organisations in Ukraine’s culture and the creative industries sectors are invited to participate in a week-long study tour to Spain, organised by the EU-supported “Culture Bridges” programme in Ukraine. The tour is aimed at organisations that intend to apply for the 2019…
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Moldova: ENERGEL Summer Camp trains future ambassadors for green energy technologies

24 July 2018
More than 50 young people from the Republic of Moldova developed their own renewable energy models at the ENERGEL Summer Camp, which took place from 2 to 11 July. The seventh edition of the Summer Camp was organised by the Moldova Energy and Biomass Project, funded by the EU and implemented by the…
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Energy efficiency and green energy to receive more EU support in Georgia

23 July 2018
The Green for Growth Fund (GGF), which is part of the EU4Energy initiative, has provided a senior loan of USD 1.5 million to a new partner in Georgia, JSC MFO Crystal (Crystal), to expand green energy lending in Georgia. The largest microfinance organisation in the country, Crystal primarily…
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EU4Energy: Electricity market integration of Moldova and Ukraine

23 July 2018
The EU4Energy High Level Policy Talks took place on 20 July in Lviv, Ukraine. The Moldovan and Ukrainian authorities participating in the event discussed the path towards further electricity market integration between the two countries in line with the EU Energy Community acquis. Both the…
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Moldova becomes first Energy Community Contracting Party to adopt law transposing the Energy Efficiency Directive

23 July 2018
The Parliament of the Republic of Moldova adopted a new Energy Efficiency Law aimed at transposing Energy Efficiency Directive EU/2012/27 on 19 July, making Moldova the first Energy Community Contracting Party to transpose the Directive. This brings to an end a nearly two-year process in which the…
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Open Media Hub launches its latest free online course

23 July 2018
Open Media Hub, a project funded by the European Union, has launched its latest of the series of free online courses.  ''Our Camerawork and Editing course has been developed to provide you with all the information you need to produce dynamic and engaging stories for your audience. This FREE ONLINE…
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EU Advisory Mission guides police in enforcing law combating domestic violence in Ukraine

20 July 2018
On 19 July, the EU Advisory Mission (EUAM) Ukraine completed a three-day training activity for the country’s police on the prevention and combating of domestic violence. The EUAM initiative is a response to the signing in January 2018 of a new law on combating domestic violence by the country’s…
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EU rewards civil society organisations for promoting European values in Moldova

20 July 2018
Last week, the EU Delegation to the Republic of Moldova announced the results of its first annual competition organised among civil society initiatives in the country. The first edition of the competition concluded with an Awards Gala that recognised the excellency of initiatives implemented with…