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Georgia: EU helps link business development with legislative openness

04 April 2018
On 2 April, around 60 representatives from the Georgian business community met with members of the Georgian Parliament to discuss how legislative openness affects the workplace and offer some practical suggestions for the country’s third Open Parliament Action Plan (2018-2019). The meeting was…
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Enlighten Your Research: results of the resent call for proposals in research and technology sphere

03 April 2018
In response to this year’s Enlighten Your Research call for participation, 37 project proposals were submitted. Announced in early 2018, the call for participation falls within the third phase of the “Enlighten Your Research” (EYR@EaP) programme implemented by the Eastern Partnership (EaP) Connect…
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Poland to share its debt management experience with Azerbaijan

03 April 2018
On 9 April, Azerbaijani officials dealing with debt management will visit Poland to learn about the practical experience and best practice of the Public Debt Management Department of the Ministry of Finance of Poland. During the two-day visit, they will discuss with their Polish counterparts…
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Eastern Partnership European School Scholarship Programme: application deadline extended to 15 April

30 March 2018
The deadline to apply for scholarships to read for an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme with a focus on European studies has been extended until 15 April 2018. The scholarships are aimed at students aged 16-17 from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and…
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Video: Results of EU support to ecotourism development in Belarus

30 March 2018
The EU-supported “From Cradle to Development” project, which ended a month ago, has presented a video showcasing the results of its work through the voices of the project beneficiaries. The video shows how rural residents in Belarus who participated in the project started to generate income…
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EU4Energy launches discussions to facilitate energy efficiency reforms in Moldova

30 March 2018
On 29 March, the Energy Community organised the first high-level policy talks on energy efficiency in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau, with the support of the EU4Energy Governance project. The event brought together representatives of the government, parliament, the energy industry, international…
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EU4Energy: Ukrainian towns learn about Poland’s experience in the field of energy efficiency

29 March 2018
Representatives of Ukrainian towns that are part of the EU-supported Covenant of Mayors Demonstration Projects programme and members of the Association of Energy Efficient Towns of Ukraine have visited Poland on a study tour. They visited four Polish towns who have implemented energy efficient…
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Georgia: EU-supported "Employment Shuttle" programme presents results

29 March 2018
The five-month Employment Shuttle programme, implemented in the framework of the EU-supported project in the Tetritskaro municipality of Georgia, has presented its first results. Through the programme, eight of the twenty beneficiaries have been employed, while the others are continuing their job…
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EU4Business: Workshop puts focus on entrepreneurship statistics in Ukraine

29 March 2018
International standards, definitions and methods for producing entrepreneurship statistics were discussed a recent workshop in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv. The workshop was organised as part of the EU-funded project on ‘Improving SME Statistics in Ukraine’, implemented by the Organisation for…
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Moldova: Innovation in green energy sector presented at Moldenergy exhibition

29 March 2018
The EU-supported Energy and Biomass Project took part in the Moldenergy exhibition on 21-24 March in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau. Together with the Energy Efficiency Agency, the project organised a workshop for energy experts, companies and public institutions that use renewable energy. The…