Presentation of Europeana.eu web portal, debate on the means in which Erasmus alumni may contribute to society reform and debate “Serbia on EU cultural map” with participation by laureates of European Literature Award Ugljesa Sajtinac and Jelena Lengold will be held Friday, 31 October, at EU's stand within International Belgrade Book Fair.
The EU Ambassador Michael Davenport and Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić marked the beginning of the reconstruction of private houses in the Village of Jamena, Šid. This will include the construction of 13 houses (five prefabricated and eight solid), the reconstruction of 22 private houses (including material and works), basic furniture and appliances for all houses. The reconstruction is funded through the EU Assistance for Flood Relief in Serbia Programme with some 560,000 Euros.
Following seven rounds of gas negotiations moderated by Günther H. Oettinger, Vice-President of the European Commission, Russia and Ukraine have reached an agreement on a 4.6 billion dollar winter package that will secure gas for Ukraine and ultimately for Europe, the European Commission said in a statement.