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Ukraine: Public buildings in Ukrainka to become more energy efficient thanks to EU

04 October 2018
Two public buildings in the Ukrainian city of Ukrainka will become more energy efficient thanks to support from the EU-funded “Covenant of Mayors – Demonstration Projects” programme. This particular project foresees the retrofitting and insulation of the facades of the two buildings – a cultural…
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Belarus: Faces of Projects exhibition arrives in Hrodna

04 October 2018
On 2 October, the mobile, open-air photo exhibition “Faces of Projects” arrived in the Belarusian city of Hrodna. Photo stands were installed in the town’s central square. The exhibition tells the stories of projects implemented with financial support from the EU Delegation to Belarus, presenting…
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Moldova: EU support brings new energy-efficient public lighting to Cantemir and Ocnita

04 October 2018
Public lighting in Cantemir and Ocnita, Moldova, is to be upgraded with modern, energy-efficient replacements. This has been made possible thanks to support through the Energy Efficiency Fund of Moldova and the EU-funded “Green light Moldova” project. The project is part of the “Covenant of Mayors…
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Azerbaijan to discuss its Host Nation Support legislation

04 October 2018
On 4 October, two experts from the EU-funded Programme on Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Eastern Partnership Countries (PPRD East 2) will participate in the inaugural meeting of the Azerbaijani Host Nation Support (HNS) working group. The meeting…
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EU4Business: New financial education programme for entrepreneurs launched in Georgia

04 October 2018
As part of Georgia’s ‘Year of Financial Literacy’, the National Bank of Georgia has developed a financial education programme for micro and small enterprises together with the Development Facility of the European Fund for Southeast Europe, and with the involvement of the Export Development…
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Teachers and schools in EU Neighbourhood: submit your proposals for cultural heritage projects

04 October 2018
Teachers and schools in EU’s Neighbourhood have until 25 October to submit project proposals in the area of cultural heritage, as part of a competition announced by the EU-supported eTwinning Plus project. In the Eastern Neighbourhood, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and…
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Estonia shares experience in household utility services with Belarus

04 October 2018
On 24–29 September, representatives of local authorities, utility companies and non-governmental organisations from the Viliejka and Iŭje districts of Belarus visited Estonia to study best practices in the provision of utility services to households. The visit agenda began with a meeting in Pärnu…
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EU and Georgian Parliament discuss research and innovation in Georgia

03 October 2018
On 2 October, high-level independent experts of the European Commission presented the "Report on the Modernisation of Georgia's Research and Innovation System" to the Georgian Parliament. The report includes key policy recommendations to help improve the effectiveness of the research and…
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EU programme for agriculture and rural development discusses gender issues in Georgian agriculture

03 October 2018
Gender, agriculture and rural development in Georgia was the main topic of a discussion that recently took place in the country between stakeholders and implementing partners of the EU-supported European Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development (ENPARD). The participants…
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Belarus: EU and Council of Europe to present results of joint projects in the country

03 October 2018
On 4 October, the EU and the Council of Europe will visit the Belarusian capital of Minsk to present the results of joint projects for the Eastern Partner countries, including Belarus, conducted in the period 2015 to 2018. The European Union and the Council of Europe have implemented three country…