EaP Civil Society Fellows: Mari Chakryan’s Project “Safe playground for your kids and mine”, ARMENIA

News from EaP Civil Society Fellows – Mari Chakryan, ARMENIA: One of the EaP Civil Society Fellows, Mari Chakryan, is implementing the project “Safe playground for your kids and mine” in Yerevan, Armenia. The project started with the monitoring of conditions of the existing playgrounds for kids in Yerevan. In cooperation with the Center for
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EU set for signing the agreement with Armenia

The EU Delegation to Armenia stated today that the European Union is set for signing the new Armenia-EU Agreement on the occasion of the upcoming Eastern Partnership Summit in November in Brussels and all the necessary preparations are underway. The delegation responded with that statement to the request from Mediamax. Earlier, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy
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New EU-funded YES Armenia Programme – Young Experts Scheme

The Centre for Strategic Initiatives (CSI), with the technical and financial support from the EU, is launching a Young Experts Scheme YES Armenia Programme. Through this Programme about 20 young Armenians and Armenian citizens will gain the opportunity to work in and for ministries, government agencies, and other government institutions for 12 months (starting
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EaP Factsheet : EU Develops Digital Economies and Societies in Eastern Partner Countries

EU Develops Digital Economies and Societies in Eastern Partner Countries (.pdf) European Union External Action
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Public Lecture on Minority Rights in Georgia was Held on 11 March 2016 in Brussels

On 11 March EaP CSF members Minority Rights Group Europe and Eastern Partnership Minorities Network held a lecture on the situation of minorities in Georgia. The event took place at the premises of the EaP CSF Secretariat. Opening remarks were presented by Natalia Yerashevich, the Director of the Secretariat. Ms Yerashevich stressed the importance of the
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Working Group 1 Democracy, Human Rights, Good Governance and Stability Meeting

On 11-12 May the meeting of the Working Group 1 Democracy, Human Rights, Good Governance and Stability will gather over 60 working group members from the Eastern Partnership and EU countries, as well as officials from EU institutions (the European External Action Service, the Permanent Representations, the European Commission and European Parliament). The focus of the first day of
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Armenian National Platform Condemns Censorship and Discrimination at the Golden Apricot Film Festival

The Armenian National Platform of the EaP CSF released a statement to condemn the decision on withdrawing the non-competition programme Armenians: Internal and External View from the Golden Apricot Film Festival. The programme in question featured the screening of almost 40 films, including the documentary Listen to Me: Untold Stories beyond Hatred, and the fictional film Apricot Groves, both touching upon
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EaP CSF Addresses Foreign Ministers and EU Officials at the 9th EaP Informal Partnership Dialogue in Chisinau

On 10 July 2017, the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum participated in the 9th Eastern Partnership Informal Partnership Dialogue in Chisinau, represented by Ina Coseru, member of the EaP CSF Steering Committee and Coordinator of the Working Group 3 on Environment, Climate Change and Energy Security. The event gathered Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Ministers in charge of energy
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Young people from the EU and its Eastern Partners make their voices heard on how to shape future youth policies

300 young leaders, youth workers and youth policy makers from the EU member states and Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Republic of Moldova and Ukraine worked together over two days at the Eastern Partnership Youth Forum in Warsaw from 22-23 June 2017. Commissioner Hahn and Director General Reicherts addressed both the plenary and a group of
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