European Union

EU4Energy: Three towns in Moldova to improve energy efficiency with EU support

26 March 2018
The European Union will support the towns of Calarasi, Cantemir and Festelita in improving their energy efficiency and switching to renewable energy as part of the “Covenant of Mayors Demonstration Projects” programme. Calarasi is aiming to improve its street lighting and make it more energy…
European Union

Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

26 March 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 Assistance Mission to train 200 Ukrainian police instructors in safety techniques

26 March 2018
The European Union Advisory Mission Ukraine (EUAM), in cooperation with the Canadian Police Mission, has launched a new round of training to instruct Ukrainian police officers in how to keep themselves and the public safe during critical incidents. These incidents could include dealing with a…
European Union

Apply now: Export capacity building for small businesses in Belarus

26 March 2018
Small and medium-sized enterprises in Belarus are invited to participate in an export capacity building workshop that will take place between 11 and 13 April in the country’s capital Minsk. The training seminar is being organised by the Advice for Small Business Programme, implemented by the…
European Union

EU provides additional funds to boost cross-border cooperation between Azerbaijan and Georgia

26 March 2018
On 30 March, the EU will officially launch six cross-border cooperation projects between Azerbaijan and Georgia, all of which have received grants under the Eastern Partnership Territorial Cooperation Programme (EaP TC). The launching ceremony will be held in the Georgian capital Tbilisi. Projects…
European Commission

EU Commissioner Bieńkowska to visit Kyiv on 27 March

23 March 2018
On 27 March, Elżbieta Bieńkowska, European Commissioner for the Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will visit the Ukrainian capital Kyiv. The prime objective of the visit is to discuss with Ukrainian officials and business representatives the…
European Union

Members of European Parliament urge Ukraine to maintain anti-corruption focus

23 March 2018
On 22 March, the Delegation of the European Parliament to the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee, in cooperation with the European Commission, hosted a stock-taking event on the anti-corruption reforms in Ukraine. The event was attended by EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood…
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EU project helps improve connectivity of Moldovan researchers with their peers in the EU and Eastern Neighbourhood

23 March 2018
Students, researchers and academics in the Republic of Moldova will be better equipped to collaborate with their peers in other countries following an increase in connectivity between the research and education (R&E) network in Moldova and the pan-European backbone network, GÉANT. This news…
European Union

EU-supported training to enhance maritime safety in Black and Caspian seas

23 March 2018
Representatives from Azerbaijan, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine recently attended a training for Flag State inspectors held at the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA). The event was organised within the EU-funded Black and Caspian Sea Project (BCSEA), in which, in addition to these…
European Union

Georgia: EU supports energy efficient construction project in Tbilisi

23 March 2018
The Georgian real estate developer m2 has received the support of the EU in its efforts to build energy efficient apartment buildings in Tbilisi. During her recent visit to Georgia, Ms. Katarina Mathernova, Deputy Director-General for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, visited the…