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EESC and EU-Russia Civil Society Forum discusses rule of law and civil society activities in Russia
The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) and the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum met at the EESC on 30 June to take stock of the worsening situation regarding the rule of law, fundamental rights and...
Parties still far apart after EU-Russia-Ukraine gas talks in Vienna
Trilateral gas talks took place in Vienna yesterday between the EU, Russia and Ukraine, with the parties “still far apart”, according to European Commission Vice-President Maroš...
Estonia-Latvia-Russia CBC project improves quality of education of children at social risk
An EU-funded Cross-Border Cooperation project between Latvia, Estonia and Russia has been working to promote equal opportunities for the most vulnerable and disadvantaged groups of children, in order to help...
Sharing experience on multiple use of natural resources: Russian and Belarus experts meet in Altai
A seminar on the multiple use of natural resources in Russia and Belarus was recently held in the Altai region of Russia in the framework of the EU-funded project on ‘Forest Law Enforcement and...
EU extends economic sanctions against Russia by six months
The Council of the European Union today extended economic sanctions against Russia until 31 January 2016.  The decision was taken in response to Russia's destabilising role in Eastern Ukraine, a press...
EU extends Crimea sanctions for another year
The EU today extended its restrictive measures in response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol until 23 June 2016.   The sanctions include prohibitions...
EU firmly calls Russia to release Ukrainian pilot
The EU has firmly called on Russia to release Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who has now spent one year - 365 days - of detention in Russia, and had her pre-trial detention again extended last...
Russia is no longer a strategic partner of the EU, say MEPs
The EU must critically re-assess its relations with Russia, which are profoundly damaged by Russia's deliberate violation of democratic principles, fundamental values and international law with its violent...
FEATURES - Archive
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 - Archive
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...
OPPORTUNITIES
Russia: Services to support ETF project activities
Russia: Services to support ETF project...
EU public diplomacy in Russia; reaching out to the Russian people
 EU public diplomacy in Russia; reaching out to the Russian...
Establishing a European Union Human Rights Defenders Mechanism
Establishing a European Union Human Rights Defenders...
Call for Expressions of Interest 'Business Cooperation Centres' in third countries
Call for Expressions of Interest 'Business Cooperation Centres' in third...
PRESSPACKS - Archive
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...