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Ukraine: EU supports conference on lean production in Rivne

13 July 2018
On 13 July, the concept of lean production in Ukraine was the focus of a conference organised in the city of Rivne with the support of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) under the EU4Business initiative. The conference gathered participants familiar with the basic aspects…
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EU Monitoring Mission hosts first information sharing meeting with Georgian civil society representatives

13 July 2018
On 12 July, the EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) hosted its first meeting with representatives from 10 Georgian civil society organisations in Tbilisi. The purpose of the meeting, which will become a regular event at the EUMM Headquarters, is to strengthen collaboration with civil society experts and…
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EU to support computerised trade transit system in Georgia

13 July 2018
On 13 July, the EU launched a new project in Georgia to support the new computerised trade transit system in the country, which will facilitate trade with the EU. The 24-month long project “Supporting the Accession of Georgia to the Conventions on Transit Area and Launching of the New Computerised…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

13 July 2018
'EU NEIGHBOURS east’ has picked out a selection of exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. If you are interested jobs, internships, scholarships, competitions, conferences and…
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EU supports development of water management plan for Pripyat River in Belarus

12 July 2018
The recently established Pripyat Basin Council in Belarus held its first meeting at the end of June. The council will consult and prepare recommendations for developing management solutions for the Pripyat River basin, which will be taken into account when developing the country’s River Basin…
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Eastern Partnership Civil Society Fellowship brings the 50s and 60s back to life in Moldova

12 July 2018
On 6 July - 26 August, the Moldovan capital of Chisinau will host the “GAZE” photo exhibition. The exhibition features 39 photos by Zaharia Cușnir (1912-1993), a Moldovan teacher and collective farm worker who, through his passion for photography, captured ordinary life in the country during the…
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Mobile photo exhibition showcasing EU assistance in Belarus opens in Navapolack

12 July 2018
On 10 July, the mobile open-air photo exhibition “Faces of the Projects” arrived in the Belarusian city of Navapolack. Run by the EU Delegation to Belarus, the exhibition showcases success stories from the EU-funded projects in the country. The photo collection features 58 personal stories…
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EU support transforms traditional hospitality into a family business in Georgia

12 July 2018
A family-run hotel in the Georgian village of Juta, in Kazbegi municipality, which benefited from EU assistance, is now able to provide high-level hospitality services to local and international tourists, according to a recently published news story. Located 2,200 metres above sea level, the…
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Mogherini during meeting with Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan: EU stands ready to support country’s reforms

12 July 2018
On 11 July, EU High Representative Federica Mogherini met with the new Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia, Nikol Pashinyan. They discussed the latest developments and highlighted the good progress in EU-Armenia bilateral relations. The meeting also served to discuss the new Armenian…
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Migration: Bright minds mobilised for the future of the South Caucasus

12 July 2018
In early July, nearly 50 young people from Azerbaijan and Georgia met with leading international migration experts in an intensive training course to develop skills that will help shape the future of migration policy in the South Caucasus region. The week-long International Summer School on…