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EU supports discussion on air quality monitoring and reporting in Eastern Neighbourhood

04 November 2019
On 20-22 November, the Georgian capital Tbilisi will host the second regional workshop on air quality monitoring and reporting. Focusing on the Eastern Neighbourhood region, the event is organised by an EU-funded project in cooperation with Georgian authorities. The aim of the air quality…
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Conference in Kyiv: EU supports Ukraine’s efforts to fight disinformation and hybrid threats

04 November 2019
On 31 October, the Ukrainian capital Kyiv hosted a conference on ‘Disinformation and Cyber Security during Elections in Ukraine: Lessons Learned and Future Steps’. Head of the EU Delegation to Ukraine, Ambassador Matti Maasikas, attended the event. “The EU expresses solidarity with Ukraine in…
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EU4Climate: regional workshop in Moldova focused on adapting to climate change

04 November 2019
Last week, representatives of line ministries from the EU’s Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) attended a regional workshop in Moldova focusing on challenges to climate change. Organised by the EU4Climate initiative, the event…
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Estonia to share experience in cybersecurity field with Azerbaijan

04 November 2019
On 12-13 November, experts from the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan will visit Estonia to learn from its legislative and practical experience in the field of cybersecurity. The aim of the study visit is to provide participants with the opportunity to…
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Expert mission to assist Belarus with implementation of EU insurance regulation

04 November 2019
On 12-14 November, experts from Poland and Romania will visit Belarus to offer the country EU technical assistance with the implementation of EU insurance regulations. The aim of the mission is to help Belarus to implement international standards for assessing the minimum capital requirements in…
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Azerbaijan: EU supports business skills development for women in Ismayilli region

04 November 2019
On 30 October, 20 women from the Ismayilli region of Azerbaijan attended a business skills development course. Supported by the EU, the three-day course addressed women willing to engage in entrepreneurship activities. The participants received first-hand information on the necessary tax…
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EU approves new budget assistance to Moldova to support rule of law and rural development reforms

01 November 2019
On 31 October, the European Commission approved the disbursement of almost €25 million in budget support assistance for the Republic of Moldova to help the government to deliver key reforms. The reforms will benefit citizens in the areas of policing, the fight against corruption and money…
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EU Delegation to Azerbaijan reacts to recent allegations

01 November 2019
On 31 October, the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan issued a statement saying that it “absolutely refutes the allegations made recently in certain media according to which the ‘EU ambassador would prepare a street fighting scenario for Baku’”. “Azerbaijan is an important partner of the EU, a…
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EU and European Investment Bank to support microenterprises in Georgia through a new financing operation

01 November 2019
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is providing a loan worth up to €4.1 million to a leading microfinance company in Georgia to fund micro enterprises with fewer than 10 employees. The enterprises will receive loans of up to €25,000 that are geared towards women, young people and entrepreneurs…
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Georgia: Young European Ambassadors to open EuroClub in Kvareli

01 November 2019
On 6 November, Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Georgia will open ‘EuroClub’ at Public School Number 1 in the town of Kvareli. Titled, ‘EuroClub Kvareli - Ilia's route to Europe’, the idea was proposed by YEA Nika Gurini in order to empower young people in his region of Georgia. The club…