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 supporting Ukraine: a new webpage highlighting facts, figures and resources

Since the EU and Ukraine signed the political provisions of their Association Agreement in March, the EU has pledged full support to help the country on its path to reform. A dedicated page on the EU Neighbourhood Info Centre website now highlights t...

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
In absence of Russian gas, Ukrainian Covenant of Mayors Club seeks to prevent heating crisis before winter sets in
Finding solutions to shortages of gas supply to Ukrainian cities in the absence of Russian gas was the focus of an informal meeting organized by the Ukrainian Covenant of Mayors Club of the Lviv region last...
Implementation of the European Neighbourhood Policy in 2014 – invitation to contribute information
All interested parties in the EU’s Neighbourhood Partner Countries, including NGOs and CSOs, are being invited to send their contributions for the European Commission’s 2014 European Neighbourhood...
Ukraine: EU steps up humanitarian assistance for conflict-affected population
The European Union has earmarked €22 million to assist regions suffering from the consequences of the ongoing conflict in Ukraine. The European Commission's humanitarian package of €5 million...
EU steps up support for civil society in Ukraine
The European Union has earmarked €10 million to step up its support to civil society in Ukraine.  The new programme, signed on 13 September in Kyiv by European Commissioner for Enlargement and...
‘Elections’ in Crimea and Sevastopol not recognised by EU
The EU will not recognise the local ‘elections’ in Crimea and Sebastopol: "The European Union continues to condemn the illegal annexation of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the City of...
Ukrainians increasingly positive about EU ties
Most Ukrainians feel that the European Union is an important partner bringing peace and stability, according to an opinion poll just released by the EU Neighbourhood Barometer, an EU-funded opinion polling...
Barroso in Ukraine: cease-fire positive but not enough for sustainable peace
The cease-fire in Eastern Ukraine is a positive step but insufficient to guarantee sustainable peace, European Commission President José Manuel Barroso said on Friday after his meeting in Kyiv with...
EU ready to postpone implementation of free trade deal with Ukraine
The European Union indicated on Friday it was ready to delay implementation of the DCFTA with Ukraine by more than a year until 31 December 2015. Following trilateral talks on 12 September between the EU Trade...
FEATURES
With high water comes high responsibility
When disaster strikes, it is usually too late to prepare for it and the only...
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...
Ukraine: twinning call for proposals, Support the National Commission for State Energy Regulation
Ukraine: twinning call for proposals, Support the National Commission for State...
Ukraine: Further Regulatory Harmonisation between the EU and Ukraine in the area of Technical Barriers to Trade
Ukraine:  Further Regulatory Harmonisation between the EU and Ukraine in...