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February 21, 2014 Apply now: Brussels study tour for Russian journalists The EU-funded Media Neighbourhood project is inviting Russian journalists to sign up for two study tours that it is organising to Brussels in April and May. The tours will include visits and opportunities to gather material and conduct interviews with top EU policy makers and media actors.  The...
February 21, 2014 European Endowment for Democracy – on the ground helping activists in Kyiv The European Endowment for Democracy (EDD) has provided €150,000 to support civic activists injured or in need of legal support as a result of the violent crackdown on protesters on Kyiv’s Independence Square.   A post on the EDD’s Facebook page today said that on February 20, within...
February 20, 2014 INOGATE: Georgian energy stakeholders agree on priorities for technical support in 2014 Over 100 key energy players from all over Georgia came together yesterday for an information event that took stock of INOGATE technical assistance support to the country over the last two years, and set out priorities for 2014. The event, INOGATE as a successful EU Energy Cooperation Programme: Achievements...
February 20, 2014 European Commission opens talks with Georgia to join Energy Community The European Commission and Georgia have launched negotiations for the country's accession to the Energy Community. The first round of talks was held today in Tbilisi in the presence of the EU’s Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger, as well as Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili...
February 20, 2014 Ukraine crisis: EU leaders call for targeted sanctions against perpetrators and set priority on saving lives The immediate and urgent priority is to avoid further bloodshed and save human lives in Ukraine, European Commission President José Manuel Barroso has said, while European Parliament President Martin Schulz blamed renewed violence and deaths in Kyiv on the failure of authorities...
February 20, 2014 Moldova: training students against corruption More than 100 students have discussed best EU practice in good governance and the fight against corruption, during lecture organised by the EU Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine (EUBAM) for students of the Free International University and the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova. ...
February 19, 2014 Ukraine crisis: EU leaders condemn violence, extraordinary Foreign Affairs Council to meet tomorrow EU High Representative Catherine Ashton has called upon all responsible to immediately cease violence in Ukraine, while European Commission President José Manuel Barroso warned today of “targeted measures against those responsible for violence”.   Amid the tragic deterioration...
February 19, 2014 EU-Armenia relations in focus: three questions to the Ambassador Private sector development, public administration reform and justice sector reform will be the priorities of EU-Armenia relations in the period 2014-2020, as they are expected to be conducive to the country’s economic growth, says the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Traian Hristea, in an...
February 19, 2014 Ukraine crisis: EU calls for de-escalation, foreign ministers to consider targeted measures EU leaders are alarmed at the violent escalation of the political crisis in Ukraine, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy said today in a statement issued on behalf of the Council. The EU condemned the unjustified use of excessive force by the Ukrainian authorities and called on all sides to...
February 18, 2014 Anti-corruption workshop for customs officials from Belarus and Ukraine How to deal with people offering bribes to customs officials? What are the consequences of corrupt practices? These and other related issues are the focus of a three-day workshop on anti-corruption awareness and stress management, being held in Minsk on 18-20 February under an EU-funded project, Support...
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