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Opportunity for creative industry: House of Europe in Ukraine – new EU-supported programme

31 October 2019
In October, the new EU-funded programme in Ukraine, ‘House of Europe’, launched its first 11 calls for applications and proposals. The programme aims at fostering professional and creative exchanges between Ukraine and the EU in the sectors of culture and creative industries, education, health,…
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Neighbours Inspire! – Cooperation between Belarusian and Lithuanian scientists help discover new aspects of shared history

30 October 2019
Belarusian and Lithuanian experts are working on the new exhibition in Niasviž Castle in Belarus. The project is implemented by Belarusian authorities, in close cooperation with Kedajnâjskím Regional Museum in Lithuania. The cooperation of Belarusian and Lithuanian scientists will help tourists…
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Head of EU Delegation meets with civil society representatives of Armenia

30 October 2019
On 30 October, the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Andrea Wiktorin, met with members of the Armenian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum. During the meeting, the parties discussed future cooperation including on the implementation of the EU-Armenia…
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EU and partners summarise two years of rural development projects in several municipalities of Georgia

30 October 2019
Over 100 representatives of public, private and civil society organisations attended the conference, which summarised the results of the EU-supported two-year project aimed at ‘strengthening rural development models in Georgia’. The project has been running since 2017 and aims to promote a…
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Georgia: EU Monitoring Mission saddened by death of woman due to closed ‘checkpoint’ in Akhalgori district

30 October 2019
On 29 October, the EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) in Georgia issued a statement in connection with the case of Margo Martiashvili, who died after suffering a stroke in the Russian-controlled Akhalgori district of Georgia. The EUMM said that “such tragic instances show the potential impact of the…
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EU promotes work-based learning opportunities in Armenia

30 October 2019
On 29 October, the EU launched a new project on vocational education and training (VET) in Armenia. Titled, ‘Promoting Partnerships for Effective Work-Based Learning Opportunities in VET,’ the project aims to pilot the work-based learning model in agricultural VET in Syunik and Lori Marzes. It…
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Moldova: Music festival brings people from both banks of Dniester River together

30 October 2019
On 27 October, Bender Fortress in Moldova hosted PLAI music festival, featuring bands from both banks of the Dniester River as part of the EU-supported project. The show felt like Eurovision, as those who had represented Moldova at the song contest over recent years appeared on stage – Aliona Moon…
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Few days left before International Erasmus+ Week in Ukraine

30 October 2019
On 4-8 November, the Ukrainian capital Kyiv will host International Erasmus+ Week. Registration for the event is still open. The event is aimed at various audiences ranging from higher educational and research institutions to local authorities, the non-governmental sector and enterprises. It…
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EU4Energy: Improving cross-border energy exchange between Ukraine and Moldova

30 October 2019
On 29 October, Energy Community Secretariat experts led a workshop in Kyiv under the EU4Energy programme, addressing the key mechanisms for future management of unintentional deviations between the power systems of Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova. An unintentional deviation is the difference…
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Moldova joins European Cyber Security Month

30 October 2019
A cyber security training was held on 23 October for more than 50 employees of the Republic of Moldova’s Ministry of Economy and Infrastructure. The ministry staff were acquainted with the challenges and risks arising from the cyber environment and provided with the minimum necessary skills for…