Delegation to Georgia
25/08/2016 - EU's Confidence Building Early Response Mechanism (COBERM) launches a new Call for Proposals for Civil Society organizations in Georgia
The maximum requested funding per organization is 150,000 USD (approx. 343 000 GEL) with the deadline for submission of applications 23 September 2016.
15/08/2016 - EU-funded project "Kutaisi, it works" wraps up results of participatory policy-making in Kutaisi
A final meeting of the project implemented by Kutaisi Municipality and local non-governmental organizations took place at Kutaisi's Mayor office. The project sought to improve the municipal governance and public finance management by involving the local population in determining the needs of communities and develop a system for future public participation.
02/08/2016 - UNDP and Government of Georgia commit to GEL 6.8 million rural development initiative funded by EU and Government of Adjara
Shombi Sharp, UNDP Resident Representative a.i. in Georgia, and Otar Danelia, Minister of Agriculture of Georgia signed an agreement to continue assistance to rural development in the country through a GEL 6.8 million project funded by the European Union and the Government of Adjara.
Working together in Georgia
In a post-conflict zone where mine-use was prevalent, mine clearance is the precursor to development. Mine clearance work funded by the EU has allowed the beginning of recovery throughout most parts of Abkhazia.
On Friday 2 September 2016, Belgium's Chief of Defence (CHOD), General Marc Compernol, paid an official visit to the Chairman of the EU Military Committee (CEUMC), General Mikhail Kostarakos.
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Niamey, le 1er Septembre 2016. Mme Kirsi Henriksson, une diplomate chevronnée de la Finlande, est nommée Chef de la mission de l’Union européenne, EUCAP Sahel Niger. Elle prendra fonction ce 1er septembre 2016, en remplacement de M. Filip de Ceuninck qui avait occupé ce poste depuis 2013.
- 30/08/16 - EUNAVFOR MED: operation SOPHIA flagship ITS GARIBALDI rescued over one thousand migrants [404 KB]
- 30/08/16 - EUBAM Libya: mission extended, budget approved
- 30/08/16 - EUBAM Libya: new head of mission appointed