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EU programme discusses cross-border cooperation between Poland, Belarus and Ukraine in the Carpathian region

13 June 2018
On 8 June, the EU-funded Poland-Belarus-Ukraine Cross-border Cooperation (CBC) Programme organised a conference in the Ukrainian city of Uzhhorod on CBC cooperation in the Carpathian mountains region. The event was held on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of cooperation between Poland, Belarus…
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Successful EU Sustainable Energy Week puts spotlight on clean energy transition

12 June 2018
With over 60 sessions and 2,500 participants, the annual EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) came to an end on 8 June. This year, the different sessions focused on how the EU can lead the clean energy transition in the 21st century. EUSEW opened on Tuesday 5 June with innovative examples of…
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EU Sustainable Energy Week celebrated in Armenia

12 June 2018
EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) was celebrated in Armenia from 4 to 8 June. The week was launched with an exhibition of sustainable energy technologies in Aparan, Aragatsotn province. The event, organised by the “EU for Armenia’s Sustainable Energy” (EU4ASEP) programme, also involved…
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Georgia: EU Monitoring Mission hosts two medical security courses in Tbilisi

12 June 2018
In early June, the EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) Georgia hosted two courses on medical security for safety and security personnel of civilian Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) Missions. 34 participants from several EU CSDP missions took part in the courses. The course, which had been…
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Finland to share experience on education management with Georgia

12 June 2018
On 11-13 June, officials from the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia are visiting Finland to learn about the country’s experience in education management. The aim of the study visit is to provide practical advice for the implementation of comprehensive education reforms in Georgia. The…
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Opportunity for Armenian businesses working in tourism and food processing sectors

12 June 2018
A series of courses for Armenian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) working in the food processing and tourism sectors in the country’s regions will be organised in July by the EU-funded Boosting competitiveness of regional SMEs project. By taking part in the courses, start-ups and SMEs…
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Solar-powered music festival organised in Moldova as part of EU Sustainable Energy Week

12 June 2018
Green technology and good music were the stars of SUN Dă-I Fest festival, which took place on 10 June in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau. The event, in its sixth edition this year, was organised by the Moldova Energy and Biomass Project – funded by the European Union and implemented by the United…
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Moldova and Romania to collaborate in the field of green energy

12 June 2018
The Moldovan Energy and Biomass Cluster and the Romanian Green Energy Innovative Biomass Cluster signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on 7 June during the celebrations of EU Sustainable Energy Week in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau. The agreement establishes the main areas of cooperation leading to…
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Latvia to share with Ukraine its experience in conducting phytosanitary control of imported cargoes

12 June 2018
On 11-15 June, experts from State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Production are visiting Latvia to learn about the EU’s phytosanitary border control system, control procedures and methods of cooperation between various services, based on the example of Latvia. During the visit,…
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ETF together with the Council of Europe hosted the ‘Shaping Level 5’ conference

12 June 2018
To help explore best-practice, challenges, opportunities and policy actions the European Training Foundation (ETF) together with the Council of Europe, both working on qualifications reform in the EU neighbourhood, hosted the ‘Shaping Level 5’ conference in Turin, 7-8 June. The two-day workshop…