EaP CSF COVID-19 Policy Paper on Decentralisation and Local Self-Government in Eastern Partnership countries

EaP CSF COVID-19 Policy Paper on Decentralisation and Local Self-Government in Eastern Partnership countries

09 April 2021
All Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries face great challenges related to strategic planning, transparency, accountability in budget spending decisions, and civil society’s participation in decision-making. In the past year, the COVID-19 pandemic slowed down the implementation of the European…
EaP CSF Policy paper: Impact of COVID-19 on Labour Migration from the EaP countries to the EU

EaP CSF Policy paper: Impact of COVID-19 on Labour Migration from the EaP countries to the EU

09 April 2021
This policy paper, produced by The Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum, provides an analysis of how the current health crisis has affected migration flows. Roughly 16% of the EaP population lives abroad, with Armenia (33%) and Moldova (28%) having the region’s largest emigrant populations.…
Listening to vocational teachers and principals: Results of the ETF’s international survey 2018

Listening to vocational teachers and principals: Results of the ETF’s international survey 2018

09 April 2021
This study, developed by the European Training Foundation, examines and compares the state of provision of continuing professional development (CPD) for vocational teachers and trainers across nine countries, including Belarus and Moldova. Rather than simply investigating CPD, the study examines it…
European Endowment for Democracy Annual Report 2020

European Endowment for Democracy Annual Report 2020

02 April 2021
This report provides an overview of the European Endowment for Democracy’s (EED’s) activities supporting and fostering democracy in the European Neighbourhood and beyond in 2020, EED’s seventh year of operation. The report provides an insight into EED’s approach to democracy support. It tells the…
Strategy of response of Ukrainian women’s NGOs and women’s movement to COVID-19

Strategy of response of Ukrainian women’s NGOs and women’s movement to COVID-19

26 March 2021
This document is the result of focus groups, consultations and analytical work that began in July 2020 thanks to the project of the Ukrainian Women's Fund (UWF) ‘Women's movement at the frontline of response to post-COVID-19 challenges in Ukraine’ supported by the EU through the Rapid Response…
Guide for Journalists by the Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine

Guide for Journalists by the Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine

26 March 2021
The Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine has developed an updated edition of its Guide for Journalists. It will be useful for those interested in the European Union and its activities in Ukraine. The Guide includes information on: functions and activities of the EU institutions, EU-Ukraine…
Erasmus+ 2021-2027: enriching lives, opening minds

Erasmus+ 2021-2027: enriching lives, opening minds

26 March 2021
This factsheet contains basic information about the new Erasmus programme 2021-2027. Erasmus+ mobility has positive effects on educational, social, personal and professional development, in that it enhances knowledge, skills and attitudes, improves employability, helps confidence-building and…
SMEs’ Digital Transformation in the EaP countries in COVID-19 Time: Challenges and Digital Solutions

SMEs’ Digital Transformation in the EaP countries in COVID-19 Time: Challenges and Digital Solutions

26 March 2021
This policy paper by the EaP Civil Society Forum provides a set of recommendations for SMEs, EaP governments, and EU officials to embrace sustained and effective digital transformation, which has become essential during the COVID-19 pandemic To support SMEs in the current crisis, EaP governments…
Waste and Water Management in the Time of COVID-19: A Tale of Six Countries

Waste and Water Management in the Time of COVID-19: A Tale of Six Countries

26 March 2021
The EaP region was unable to completely eradicate waste and wastewater before the pandemic, facing greater challenges during the epidemiological crisis. This policy paper by the EaP Civil Society Forum highlights significant differences in waste and water management between Association Agreement…
Policies for human capital development: Eastern Partnership - An ETF Torino Process Assessment

Policies for human capital development: Eastern Partnership - An ETF Torino Process Assessment

26 March 2021
This European Training Foundation report for the Eastern Partnership is the result of the fifth round of the Torino Process (2018–2020). It is designed to support medium- to longer-term strategic thinking in Vocational Education and Training (VET), looks into the regional aspects of education…