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Everything ready for the 2nd International Partner Meeting – Conference “European Identity building -  transnational civic education” in Daugavpils, Latvia within the framework of “European r

Daugavpils City Council together with sixteen regions, towns and Civil Society Organisations from eleven EU countries and with the coordination of Lodzkie Region (Poland) have created a project proposal in the framework of the Europe for Citizens Programme.

The aim of this programme is to:

ü  Contribute to citizens' understanding of the EU, its history and


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Call for LATVIAN participants for participation in youth exchange

“CHANGE YOUR HABITS” in TURKEY from 10 to 17th of October 2015.
Youth exchange will be organized in city Sivas. Participate can youth from Latvia in age from 18 – 25 years old. In project will participate 30 youth. Partner countries will be Spain, Poland, Italy, Latvia and Turkey. To participate in a project you must fill application form. .For more detailed


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Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia congratulates Daugavpils with its 740th anniversary

According to the data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) of Latvia, Daugavpils is the second largest city in Latvia – at the beginning of 2015 there were 86 435 residents. As the number of population in Latvia reduced, also the number of resident population in Daugavpils decreased – by 968 residents as compared to the beginning of 2014. During the last 10 years, the


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III International Tourism Conference “Daugavpils – 740. New Identity of the City”

In April 24th Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Center will open doors for the participants of  III International Tourism Conference to introduce tourism professional the new marketing concept, a variety of tourism opportunities, to promote cooperation between Latvian and foreign tourism professionals. More than 150 participants from Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Belarus and Russia have already


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Entrepreneurship Training Course

Embassy of Sweden, Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, TeliaSonera and CONNECT Latvia invites you to join the Entrepreneurship Training Course in Daugavpils in spring of 2015

In brief

The objective of the course is to inspire


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III International Tourism Conference “Daugavpils – 740. New Identity of the City” April 23rd - 24th 2015, Daugavpils, Latvia

III International Tourism Conference

“Daugavpils – 740. New Identity of the City”

April 23rd - 24th 2015, Daugavpils, Latvia 


Daugavpils - the city rich with its cultural and historical traditions in 2015 will


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Motto of Daugavpils City Festival This Year – City with a Sense of Home

From June 2 till June 8, the traditional city festival will take place in Daugavpils; its motto this year is “Daugavpils – city with a sense of home”.

“Ancient stones of the fortress and splendid art nouveau in the heart of the city, low-rise wooden houses with finely carved bluish-grey shutters and geraniums on the windowsills in the


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III International East Baltic Business Forum

The III International East Baltic Business Forum - one of the most important events of the year in Daugavpils is approaching. The main goal of the forum is to introduce diversity of business possibilities in Daugavpils and Latgale region, as well as to stimulate cooperation between enterprises, benefiting from advantageous geographical position of Daugavpils City close to the border of


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III International East Baltic Business Forum

170 participants from 9 countries are already registered at the III International East Baltic Business Forum! Most of them are entrepreneurs of Latgale region and Poland. From Poland there are represented cities and regions as Warsaw, Lodz, Malopoļska, Poznan, Sroda Wielkopolska, Kielce, Gorlice, Tychy, Nowe Skalmierzyce,


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The youth exchange project  „EUROVISION – Youth Performance” is over

Society „ERFOLG” together with societies Ida-Virumaa noorte sakslaste uhing from Estonia, Stowarzyszenie Młodzieżowych Inicjatyw Twórczych “CREATOR” from Poland and Youth Access Association from Turkey with the support of „Youth in action” program realised youth


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‘’Erfolg’’ takes an interview to Ana Raviashvilli

Ana came to Latvia as volunteer and we would like to ask a couple questions to her.

Ana where are you come from?

From Georgia.

Why are you left your contry?

Because , I would like to prove myself as a

volunteer. I would like to visit Latvia and to become acquainted with different people.

Why you choose to come to


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Maxime Cassis confirmed with his visit that World Snooker Championship will be held in Daugavpils

The President of European Billiards and Snooker Association Maxime Cassis visited Daugavpilson August 12. His visit in the city started with the meeting in Daugavpilscity council. Chairperson of city council Jānis Lāčplēsis and 1st deputy chairperson Jānis Dukšinskis met the high guest.

Discussion topic was in November upcoming World Snooker Championship for


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Appeal to participate in torch run „Around Latvia”

National Armed Forces in cooperation with State Police, State Border Guard and State Fire and Rescue Service appeal to inhabitants of Latvia to apply for torch run along border of Latvia – “Around Latvia”

 “Any inhabitant of Latvia is welcome to participate in the run, thus confirming the unity of our nation. 21 years ago it was very important to confirm and


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Meeting with the delegations of twin cities was held in Daugavpils City Council

Delegations from Moscow (Russia), Ramla (Israel), Panevežys (Lithuania), Pskov (Russia), Kharkov (Ukraine), Narofominsk (Russia), Babruysk (Belorussia), Batumi (Georgia), Alaverdi (Armenia) and České Budějovice (Czech Republic) arrived to the City’s Festival. On June 8 official reception was held in City Council.

Chairperson of Daugavpils City Council Žanna Kulakova,


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Administration of Lesser Poland Province believes that concluded cooperation agreement will rapidly fill with content

On June 9th, in Svente the cooperation agreement between Lesser Poland Province and Latgale region in Latvia was signed. This solemn moment occurred in the presence of Presidents of Latvia and Poland. There were a lot of guests from Poland. On June 10th, in Daugavpils City Council the member of administration of Lesser Poland Province Stanislav Soris was hosted.


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City festival was magnificent

The city festival “My City Daugavpils – the City of Opportunities” (June 3 – June 9) was devoted to entrepreneurs. Festival became one of the greatest birthday celebrations in recent years.

First Deputy Chairperson of Daugavpils City Council Vitālijs Azarevičs expressed satisfaction that the city festival succeeded and was grandiose and various. Vitālijs


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Twin cities shared their experiences in the field of business promotion

Representatives of twin cities together with Daugavpils citizens celebrates Daugavpils birthday during City’s Festival. Delegations from 10 cities are arrived. On June 7 roundtable discussion on the possibilities to support local businesses and promote urban economic growth was held.

Deputy Chairperson Līvija Jankovska opened the discussion. She emphasized that Daugavpils is


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