European Union

Citizen Brief: How will Georgian citizens benefit from the new law on energy efficiency in buildings?

09 August 2019
The EU4Energy Governance project citizen brief focuses on the new law on energy performance in buildings in Georgia and how it would help the citizens to save money on energy, improve their comfort level at home and have a healthier home environment. The document has been produced with the…
European Union

Policy Brief: Moldova's Electricity Market Reform

05 August 2019
The EU4Energy Governance project policy brief focuses on the urgent need for electricity market reform in Moldova. It also contains key recommendations on the next steps to be taken in the reform process. The document has been produced with the assistance of the European Union in the framework of…
European Union

Clean energy for all Europeans

02 August 2019
In the face of the 21st century’s global energy challenges, the EU is leading the clean energy transition: striving for a more secure, competitive and sustainable energy system which will address the existential challenge of our time - climate change. By setting ambitious energy and climate targets…
Developing an online dictionary as a national treasury

Developing an online dictionary as a national treasury

07 December 2017
The present Policy Brief discusses development of Azerbaijani language through creation of online dictionaries. Every two weeks the world loses one language in average. The Azerbaijani language will only survive in our globalised information and knowledge society if the publishing industry can…
A New Cultural Policy For Armenia’s Regions

A New Cultural Policy For Armenia’s Regions

05 December 2017
A policy brief for the Culture & Creativity EU-Eastern Partnership Programme. Cultural events are currently concentrated in the capital and the Prime Minister’s speech “Armenia 2020: Balanced social and economic development” identified the development of regional cultural activity as a…
Azerbaijani policy brief on establishing a Film Commission

Establishing a Film Commission in Azerbaijan

30 November 2017
This policy brief proposes the results of a study tour carried out with a support of EU-Eastern Partnership Culture and Creativity Programme. The study tour’s primary aim was to analyse the models of three Film Commissions in the European Union countries, which have proven track-record in playing a…
Three steps to development of cooperation between IT and culture in Belarus

Three steps to development of cooperation between IT and culture in Belarus

03 October 2017
A policy brief for EU-Eastern Partnership Culture & Creativity Programme. The IT sector is the fastest growing industry in Belarus. To date, the country has 1,052 IT companies or companies that actively use IT in their field. However, despite significant advances in the IT field, there are a…
Developing culture-educational partnerships in the Marzes of Armenia

Developing culture-educational partnerships in the Marzes of Armenia

07 July 2017
A Policy Brief for Culture and Creativity EU-Eastern Partnership Culture and Creativity Programme. Many Armenian cultural institutions are encouraged to develop special educational programmes offered to urban and rural schools. These educational programmes serve as additional support to school…
Developing a digital tourism platform for Armenia

Developing a digital tourism platform for Armenia

06 April 2017
A policy brief for the Culture and Creativity EU-Eastern Partnership Programme. Tourism in Armenia is a growth industry. The number of international tourism arrivals into Armenia reached 757,900 people in 2011, up from 114,500 people a decade earlier. The Government of Armenia’s 2008 strategy…
Application of theatre for development to tackle gender issues in rural Azerbaijan

Application of theatre for development to tackle gender issues in rural Azerbaijan

15 February 2017
A policy brief for the EU-Eastern Partnership Culture & Creativity Programme. The National Assembly of Azerbaijan has adopted legislation that combats gender-based and sexual orientation-based violence and defends vulnerable groups. These non-discriminatory and gender-sensitive laws are the…