FEATURE

Civil society at the heart of the Eastern Partnership: Interview with EuropeAid Neighbourhood Director Dr Michael Köhler

Civil society organisations play a crucial role within their societies in providing policy input, developing new initiatives and in holding governments accountable for their actions. They are major actors in promoting democracy and human rights, the ...

IN FOCUS

New European Neighbourhood Instrument comes into force with €15.4 billion for 2014-2020

The new European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI) has come into force with a budget of €15.4 billion for the period 2014-2020, after it was published in the Official Journal on 15 March, together with five other external action funding instruments...

PRESS PACK

Education & Training Press Pack: Learning without borders

Investing in education and training is the best investment for the future of Europe’s Neighbourhood partners, enhancing skills, personal development and job prospects. A new press pack produced by the EU Neighbourhood Info Centre highlights the...

GALLERY
VIDEO

Setting the facts straight - Myths about the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement

NEWS
Budget support press pack – supporting reforms, supporting change
Budget support is one of the most important forms of EU assistance in the neighbourhood, used to support reforms in partner countries. But what exactly is budget support and how does it work, and how does it...
The ENI explained on the EU Neighbourhood Info Centre website and a new leaflet
A new section on the EU Neighbourhood Info Centre websites explains the aims of the European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI) the faster and more flexible funding mechanism that came into force in January...
Eastern Partnership countries embark on territorial cooperation
Representatives of the Eastern Partnership countries, meeting at a conference in Tbilisi, have confirmed their common willingness to boost closer links between border regions and launch territorial cooperation...
Using Social Media: a new Info Centre handbook for EU-funded projects
  Has the time come for your project to start engaging with social media, but you don’t really know how or where to start? Are you wondering how to promote your project’s Facebook account? Or...
EU Presidency trio programme: Neighbourhood will continue to dominate attention
The EU’s Neighbourhood, South and East, “will continue to dominate attention” in the EU’s Foreign and Security Policy, both given the priority these areas have under the policy,...
EU relations with Belarus hinge on rights record, Commissioners tells freed activist
Any positive change in the EU's relations with the Belarusian authorities hinges on the “improvement of human rights and the unconditional release and rehabilitation of all political prisoners,”...
Belarus: EU committed to release of political prisoners, rights envoy tells freed activist
The EU will continue supporting the release of the remaining political prisoners in Belarus, the European Union's Special Representative for Human Rights, Stavros Lambrinidis, told Ales Bialiatski, President...
Eastern Partnership trade press pack: trade and business without borders
Today, the European Union signed the Association Agreements, including the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreements (DCFTA), with Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova. These are the most ambitious agreements ever...
FEATURES
We have a big fire here, we need help
There has been a major accident at a chemical plant in Belarus, and forest...
PUBLICATIONS
Infographic: EU Neighbourhood Barometer - Views on civil society
Infographic: EU Neighbourhood Barometer - Views on civil...
Infographic: Migration in Eastern Europe
Infographic: Migration in Eastern Europe. Likelihood to move to another country...
EVENTS
PRESSPACKS
Education & Training Press Pack: Learning without borders
Investing in education and training is the best investment for the future of...
Meeting the energy challenge: EU cooperation with its Eastern Neighbours
In the wake of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) Summit in Vilnius last month, the...
OPPORTUNITIES
Extended deadline to submit applications for Eastern Partnership Culture Programme II
The European Commission has extended the deadline for applications to its Call...
Belarus: call for proposals, mobility scheme for targeted people-to-people contacts
Belarus: call for proposals, mobility scheme for targeted people-to-people...
Call for tender: Eastern Partnership Culture Programme II
Call for tender: Eastern Partnership Culture Programme...
Call For Good Practice In Entrepreneurship And Enterprise Skills
Call For Good Practice In Entrepreneurship And Enterprise...