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October 3, 2013 Ashton and Füle concerned over political pressure in Azerbaijan ahead of presidential elections EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton and Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Štefan Füle have voiced concern at cases of pressure on opposition, civil society and media in Azerbaijan ahead of the presidential elections on 9 October.   In a joint statement...
October 3, 2013 Azerbaijani TV broadcaster wins first European Endowment for Democracy grant in time for presidential elections An independent television broadcaster from Azerbaijan, Meydan, is the first initiative to receive support under the EU-funded European Endowment for Democracy, in time to be fully operational in the run-up to the presidential elections. Meydan was selected out of more than 100 requests for democracy...
October 3, 2013 EUBAM leaflet aims to improve transparency at border-crossing points Essential customs, security and border-crossing information for people travelling to Ukraine and Moldova is now available in a new information leaflet released by the European Union Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine (EUBAM). The publication was produced under a project which is part...
October 2, 2013 Interview with Krzysztof Bobiński - Eastern Partnership: Forum where voices of civil society sound loud and clear The Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum is facing a major challenge – to define its role in a fast changing and diverse political landscape, as the EaP countries move in so many different directions, says Co-Chair of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum Steering Committee Krzysztof...
October 2, 2013 Ashton concerned over increased fencing activities along administrative boundary lines in Georgia EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton has voiced grave concern over increased fencing activities by Russian security forces along administrative boundary lines between the Tbilisi administered territory and the regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia. In a statement...
October 2, 2013 Combo Weekly Round Up: All the jobs and opportunities from the Neighbourhood  Tenders, grants and jobs from the European Neighbourhood: have you missed any opportunities this week? Check out 16 new EU opportunities for the Neighbourhood, both south and east.   SOUTH Jobs Egypt: Programme Manager at the EU Delegation Turin, Italy: Communication Officer at the...
October 2, 2013 Commissioner to address Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum in Chisinau European Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighbourhood Policy Štefan Füle will address an audience of more than 250 representatives of civil society organizations (CSOs) from countries of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) and the EU at the EaP Civil Society Forum meeting in Chisinau on 3-4...
October 2, 2013 EIB to support more efficient power generation in Russia’s Far East with €100 million loan The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending €100 million (RUB 4bn) to support the modernisation of power and heat generation technology in Vladivostok under a project that is part of a larger programme to bring natural gas to Russia’s Far East, enabling a switch from coal to natural...
October 1, 2013 Cooperation with Eastern partners over research, development and innovation discussed at conference in Vilnius Cooperation in research, development and innovation (RDI) at the international level with special emphasis on Eastern Partnership countries is the focus of an international conference held on 30 September-1 October in Vilnius. A press release from the Lithuanian Presidency said the conference titled...
October 1, 2013 Transdniestrian settlement talks to take place in Brussels on 3 October Official negotiations on the Transdniestrian settlement process will take place on 3 October in Brussels. A press release said the meeting in the 5+2 format would gather representatives of the sides, mediators and observers in the negotiation process from Moldova, Transdniestria, the OSCE, the Russian...
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