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TAIEX organises the 20th International Forum for Prosecutors on Fighting Cross-Border Organised Crime

22 November 2019
The Technical Assistance and Information Exchange instrument of the European Commission (TAIEX), in cooperation with the Prosecutor’s General Office of Saxony, is organising the 20th International Forum for Prosecutors on Fighting Cross-Border Organised Crime, which will take place on 25-27…
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Eastern Neighbourhood countries agree principles of Regional Roaming Agreement

21 November 2019
The basic principles of a Regional Roaming Agreement for the Eastern Neighbourhood countries have been agreed at the Roaming Stakeholder Meeting of the Network of Eastern Partnership Regulators for Electronic Communications (EaPeReg) held in Vilnius, Lithuania on 12 November. The working group…
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Armenia: Young European Ambassadors coached at youth event focusing on human rights, social work and community engagement

21 November 2019
On 20 November, a group of Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Armenia were coaching at the #TakeAction Ideathon event focusing on human rights, social work and youth engagement. Taking place in Vanadzor city, the event gathered 150 young participants aged 13-17 years-old from the Armenian…
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Ukraine: Workplan of Parliamentary Reform Office approved until 2020

21 November 2019
The new political situation in Ukraine is a promising environment for reform, declared members of the Steering Committee of the EU-United Nations Development Programme, ‘Parliamentary Reform Project’, at a meeting to approve the workplan of the Parliamentary Reform Office on 19 November. The aim…
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EU and partners support safe, healthy and declared work in Ukraine

21 November 2019
The EU, the International Labour organisation and national stakeholders are working together to improve working conditions in Ukraine and tackle undeclared work. On 21 November, the results of the three-year project titled ‘Towards safe, healthy and declared work in Ukraine’ were presented in…
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Schools from Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova gather for ‘School Garden’ project forum

21 November 2019
Forty representatives of schools from Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova gathered during the autumn holidays for a dialogue forum on ‘Rural school, school garden and village in the era of globalization’, organised by EU4Youth. During three days – from 4-6 November – participants discussed the…
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Georgia: National guidelines published for the production of quality honey

20 November 2019
Last week, the EU together with the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia presented the guidelines for the production of quality honey. The guidelines are based on practical experience and provide “field to table” recommendations for high quality honey production in…
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Working towards better water knowledge: Ecological classification of surface water bodies in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia

20 November 2019
A regional workshop on the ecological classification of surface water bodies in the pilot areas in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia was organised on 19-20 November in Kakheti, Georgia. The aim of the seminar is to provide support to the beneficiary countries in understanding and applying the…
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EU4Energy holds capacity building workshop on electricity market rules in Moldova

20 November 2019
On 19 November, the Energy Community Secretariat initiated a two-day capacity building workshop in Chisinau under the framework of the EU4Energy project, aimed at increasing the local authorities’ and market participants’ know-how to follow up on the implementation of the electricity market reform…
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Finland to share experience on fighting juvenile delinquency with Belarus

20 November 2019
On 26-28 November, representatives from Belarus’s Ministry of Internal Affairs will visit Finland to discuss issues relating to the social inclusion of juvenile delinquents and the interaction between the police and agencies that carry out mediation. The visit is expected to provide Belarussian…