1. The European Council called on all parties to swiftly and fully implement the Minsk agreements and honour their commitments, and underlined the Russian authorities' responsibility in this regard. The EU stands ready to support the process, notably as regards the OSCE's ability and capacity to monitor and verify the implementation of the Minsk agreements, and will continue efforts in the trilateral processes on energy and EU-Ukraine DCFTA implementation.
Call for Applications: Interreg Baltic Sea Region
Applications for financial support towards transnational projects in the Baltic Sea are now open and will run until 2 February 2015. The programme is intended for transnational projects contributing to the development of a more innovative, better accessible and sustainable Baltic Sea region. Projects must be related to the following priority areas: (1) innovation, (2) efficient management of national resources and (3) sustainable transport. Read more
To mark the end of the year, Working Groups, Subgroups and National Platforms of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum present annual reports on their activities, achievements and challenges in 2013-2014.
Participants of the EaP CSF annual assembly in Batumi, Georgia have elected a new Steering Committee under the reformed composition of the group. This year, the Steering Committee features 11 members. The Steering Committee took effect on 21 November 2014 and will be in operation until the next annual meeting. The new Steering Committee will meet on 4-5th February, 2015 to discuss the Forum activities. To learn more about the SC members, please click here