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Georgia: National guidelines published for the production of quality honey

20 November 2019
Last week, the EU together with the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia presented the guidelines for the production of quality honey. The guidelines are based on practical experience and provide “field to table” recommendations for high quality honey production in…
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Working towards better water knowledge: Ecological classification of surface water bodies in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia

20 November 2019
A regional workshop on the ecological classification of surface water bodies in the pilot areas in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia was organised on 19-20 November in Kakheti, Georgia. The aim of the seminar is to provide support to the beneficiary countries in understanding and applying the…
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EU4Energy holds capacity building workshop on electricity market rules in Moldova

20 November 2019
On 19 November, the Energy Community Secretariat initiated a two-day capacity building workshop in Chisinau under the framework of the EU4Energy project, aimed at increasing the local authorities’ and market participants’ know-how to follow up on the implementation of the electricity market reform…
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Finland to share experience on fighting juvenile delinquency with Belarus

20 November 2019
On 26-28 November, representatives from Belarus’s Ministry of Internal Affairs will visit Finland to discuss issues relating to the social inclusion of juvenile delinquents and the interaction between the police and agencies that carry out mediation. The visit is expected to provide Belarussian…
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EU4Energy: Ukrainian Parliament takes steps to unbundle gas transmission system

20 November 2019
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted a Law on amending several legal acts in order to unbundle the gas transmission system on 15 November. As a result, it has created the necessary conditions for establishing an independent system operator (ISO) for gas in line with the EU’s Third Energy Package…
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Georgia: Beekeepers from Keda municipality participated in safe honey production seminar

20 November 2019
Last week, on 13-14 November, beekeepers from the Keda municipality of Georgia participated in a training seminar on safe honey production. The event aimed to raise the participants’ awareness about the sources of honey pollution, ways to prevent the pollution and the production, processing and…
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EU4Energy assists Belarus with electricity grid connection for renewable energy generators

20 November 2019
On 19 November, the EU4Energy Governance project held a capacity‑building seminar on Electricity Grid Code Connection Rules for Renewable Energy Generators. The main objective of the seminar was to increase the participants’ knowledge on the EU and international practices and technical requirements…
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Assessing the civil society environment in Eastern Partnership countries

19 November 2019
The European Centre for Not-for-Profit Law (ECNL) has launched a new website assessing civil society environments in the EU’s Eastern partner countries. Based on a unique methodology,the CSO (civil society organisations) Meter has been designed to support regular and consistent monitoring of civil…
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Romania to share experience in developing the effective market-monitoring tool with Ukraine

19 November 2019
Between 27 and 29 November, representatives of the Economic Analysis Department and Agricultural Markets Unit (Antimonopoly Committee) and the Department of Structural Statistics (State Statistics Service) of Ukraine will visit Romania to learn from the country’s experience in developing the…
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Georgia: Mechanization Field Day in Lagodekhi

19 November 2019
On 18 November, the Georgian village Chiauri in Lagodekhi municipality hosted a Mechanization Field Day for local farmers and stakeholders. Machinery suppliers of Lagodekhi had the opportunity to observe and test tractors and other agricultural equipment showcased by Agromotors, one of the…