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Resource and legal aid centre opens in Baku as part of EU-funded project

03 October 2018
The European Union has opened a resource and legal aid centre in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku. The centre will provide free legal services to members of vulnerable groups. The services will include, but not be limited to, the provision of free legal advice and consultations, and assistance…
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EU’s largest research and innovation programme trains its National Contact Points in Georgia

03 October 2018
In September, the EU’s largest  research and innovation programme, Horizon 2020, organised a training seminar for the Horizon 2020 National Contact Points in Georgia. Representatives from the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation participated in the seminar. The…
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Activating regional vocational education and training councils together: The case of Ukraine

02 October 2018
The European Training Foundation, in cooperation with the Ministry of Education of Ukraine, has released a new publication on “Activating regional vocational education and training councils together: The case of Ukraine”. The paper provides an example of how to support policy dialogue among…
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Registration opens for 3rd Eastern Partnership E-Infrastructures Conference, EaPEC 2018

02 October 2018
Policymakers, research managers and experts in networking, cultural heritage and high-performance computing for research and education from the EU and its Eastern Partner countries will gather in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau on 17–18 October for the third Eastern Partnership E-Infrastructures…
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Georgia: EU-supported job fair takes place in Tetritskaro municipality

02 October 2018
On 28 September, around 20 large employers and 200 jobseekers from the Kvemo Kartli region of Georgia took part in a regional job fair organised in Tetritskaro municipality under the European Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development (ENPARD). The aim of the job fair was to…
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Teachers in EU Neighbourhood join in online activities to celebrate Europe's diverse cultural heritage

02 October 2018
On 1 October, the EU-supported eTwinning Plus project launched an eTwinning Weeks campaign to encourage its members, teachers and pupils in EU Neighbourhood, to develop and submit projects focusing on cultural heritage and to participate in a number of interactive events. The online events will…
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EU expert mission to consult Ukraine on information and cybersecurity

02 October 2018
On 10–11 October, an expert from Austria will visit Ukraine to share knowledge with employees of the information security department of the Central Bank of Ukraine. They will learn about security measures that are required to enhance the cyber-resilience of their institution. The expert will also…
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Development of Ukraine’s dairy industry discussed at EU4Business event in Kyiv

02 October 2018
Ways of solving the ongoing milk market issues in Ukraine were the focus of a roundtable discussion, organised with EU support, in the country’s capital of Kyiv on 25 September. Ukraine ranks ninth in the world in terms of milk production. However, the number of dairy cattle in Ukraine has…
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EU supports strengthening of textile sector in Armenia's northern regions

02 October 2018
A number of training sessions have been held for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the textile industry who are based in the northern regions of Armenia. The training took place in the framework of the EU4Business initiative to support private sector development across the Eastern…
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Members of all EU networks in Ukraine to gather for the first time in Kyiv

02 October 2018
On 3–4 October, the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv will host the First Forum of European Union Networks in Ukraine. The event will bring together representatives of Euroclubs, EU Information Centres, alumni of EU educational programmes, as well as activists and experts from all over Ukraine who work…