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Brussels: First meeting of President Donald Tusk with Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili
The President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, met on 9 February 2016 in Brussels with the Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili. President Tusk congratulated Mr. Kvirikashvili with...
Ukraine: INOGATE to host Energy Policy Talk in Kyiv
The EU-funded regional energy cooperation programme INOGATE will host an  Energy Policy Talk on 19 February 2016 in Kyiv. The talk will be opened by Ukraine’s Minister of Energy and Coal...
Supporting civil society in Eastern Europe and Eurasia – roundtable discussions in Brussels
The Prague Civil Society Centre (PCSC) is organising a roundtable discussion on the challenges to civil society support in Eastern Europe and Eurasia. The event will take place in Brussels on 24...
Brussels reaches out to Russian-speaking audience
The European External Action Service (EEAS) presented on 8 February 2016 an official Russian version of its website.  The website comprises a wide range of materials, especially those...
Moldova: Report reveals forest dependency of rural inhabitants in the country
The EU-funded Forest Law Enforcement and Governance Programme (FLEG) has recently finalised a report on forest dependency in Moldova, which reveals the value of forests for local households in rural...
Poland loans to Ukraine € 100 million to develop border infrastructure
The Ukrainian Parliament has adopted a new law ratifying an agreement between the governments of Ukraine and Poland on the allocation of € 100 million to develop border road infrastructure,...
Members of the European Parliament condemn human rights abuses perpetrated against Crimean Tatars
Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) condemned the unprecedented levels of human rights abuses perpetrated against Crimean residents, most notably the Crimean Tatars, reports the press office of...
PACE calls for greater protection of human rights defenders and NGOs
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) adopted two resolutions on 28 January 2016 calling on its member states to do more to protect human rights defenders and ensure an enabling...
Member of the European Parliament welcomes United States support for Georgia visa liberalisation
Sajjad Karim, Member of the European Parliament (MEP) and Chair of the EU Delegation for Relations with the South Caucasus, welcomed the US's support for visa liberalisation in Georgia, reports the...
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