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

EU and Eastern Partners - Transport cooperation on the move: press pack highlights transport priorities ahead of Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius

Ahead of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) Summit in Vilnius on 28-29 November, the EU Neighbourhood Info Centre has released a press pack to highlight cooperation between the EU and its Eastern Neighbours in the field of transport, one of the ...

PUBLICATION

Projects in Action 3: the human face of EU Neigbourhood cooperation

Projects in Action is back with its 3rd edition: the new feature story magazine produced by the EU Neighbourhood Info Centre is published today, highlighting the grass roots impact of EU Neighbourhood cooperation, with articles about real people in r...

GALLERY
VIDEO

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

NEWS
EU steps up sanctions against Crimea and Sevastopol
The EU agreed last week to ban all investment in Crimea and cruise ships from its ports as of 20 December in a new round of sanctions “to reinforce the EU's policy of not recognising their illegal...
FLEG II: Christmas honey cakes help foster eco-tourism in Russian nature reserve
This New Year and Christmas holiday, many Pskov villages will be filled with the aroma of cinnamon and cloves and the warmth of handmade wool, as local residents look to traditional honey cakes and wool crafts...
EU urges to end human rights violations in Chechnya
The European Union has called for a measured response to the surge of tensions in Chechnya, in particular related to the recent terrorist attacks in Grozny.  “We extend our condolences to the...
EU needs to differentiate sanctions against Russia, Mikhail Khodorkovsky tells MEPs
The EU approach to Russia needs to be “intelligent, honest and differentiated”, Russian businessman and philanthropist Mikhail Khodorkovsky said yesterday, addressing the European...
Russia’s new treaty with Abkhazia harmful for regional stability, Mogherini says
The signature by Russia of a so-called “Treaty on Alliance and Strategic Partnership” with Georgia's breakaway region of Abkhazia undermines ongoing efforts to stabilise the security situation in...
European Parliament ratifies EU-Moldova Association Agreement, calls on Russia to respect Moldova’s European choice
The EU and Moldova are now one step closer to establishing a deep political association and economic integration after the European Parliament ratified, today in Brussels, the EU-Moldova Association agreement,...
EU deems ‘elections’ in Eastern Ukraine illegal, calls on Russia to respect Minsk accords
The European Union deems the "presidential and parliamentary elections" in Donetsk and Luhansk "People’s Republics" on 2 November as “illegal and illegitimate” and will...
Safer roads in three countries - thanks to a cross border cooperation project in Estonia, Latvia and Russia
"Saving lives, saving money!"was the result-oriented motto of the ESTLATRUS Traffic project, implemented under the Estonia-Latvia-Russia Cross-Border Cooperation Programme – and that is...
FEATURES
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 –...
PUBLICATIONS
Projects in Action 3: the human face of EU Neigbourhood cooperation
Projects in Action is back with its 3rd edition: the new feature story magazine...
European Neighbourhood Instrument 2007-2013 – Overview of Activities and Results
The European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument (ENPI) was created as a...
PRESSPACKS
Civil society press pack: at the heart of the Eastern Partnership
In order for reforms in Eastern Partnership countries to be successful, a...
Education & Training Press Pack: Learning without borders
Investing in education and training is the best investment for the future of...
OPPORTUNITIES
Extended deadline to submit applications for Eastern Partnership Culture Programme II
The European Commission has extended the deadline for applications to its Call...
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...