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 ...

PRESS PACK

Civil society press pack: at the heart of the Eastern Partnership

In order for reforms in Eastern Partnership countries to be successful, a stronger participation of civil society is needed so as to enhance the oversight of public services and strengthen public confidence in those services.A new press pack from the...

GALLERY
VIDEO

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

NEWS
EU pledges continued support to Ukraine, Council paves way to new sanctions against Russia
European leaders have voiced grave concern with the increasingly intense fighting in Eastern Ukraine. Meeting in the European Council in Brussels on Saturday, leaders condemned the “aggression by Russian...
Federica Mogherini appointed next EU High Representative: ‘huge challenges’ ahead
Italy's Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini has been appointed as the next EU High Representative at a meeting of EU leaders in Brussels on Saturday, succeeding Catherine Ashton, who is due to step down when...
Ashton in Minsk: important bilateral negotiations between President Poroshenko and President Putin
The EU interest is to try and support the people of Ukraine to find peace and security, to ensure that they are able to enjoy territorial integrity, EU High Representative Catherine Ashton said at the...
Increasing EU concern at worsening crisis in Eastern Ukraine
EU foreign ministers meeting in Brussels have expressed increasing concern at the worsening crisis in Eastern Ukraine, urging Russia to “put an immediate stop to any form of border hostilities, in...
President Barroso calls Presidents of Ukraine and Russia, expressing increasing concern at humanitarian impact of conflict
European Commission President José Manuel Barroso yesterday made separate telephone calls to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin regarding the situation in Ukraine,...
EU regrets Russia's 'politically motivated' food import ban
The European Union has said it regrets Russia's decision to impose measures targeting imports of food and agricultural products. "This announcement is clearly politically motivated," said a statement...
Electronic thematic press packs: an indispensible information source
Online and interactive, packed with information and examples, and with plenty of links to where one can find out even more: these are the key characteristics of the new format EU Neighbourhood Info Centre...
Ukraine: agreed sanctions against Russia officially adopted, enter into force tomorrow
The Council of the European Union today officially adopted the EU's restrictive measures against Russia, in view of its actions destabilising the situation in eastern Ukraine. The decision gives legal value to...
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
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
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...