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Eastern Partnership: Promoting stronger economies and societies for the EU’s six Eastern Partners

06 December 2018
On 6 December , the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, together with the European Commission, is hosting the 5th Eastern Partnership Business Forum in Vienna. This will be followed by the Eastern Partnership’s Annual Conference on 7 December. The two events will bring…
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Mayors for Economic Growth: New staff exchange opportunity in Eastern Neighbourhood

20 November 2018
Acting members of the EU-funded Mayors for Economic Growth (M4EG) initiative have until 30 January 2019 to apply for a new opportunity for staff exchange missions. This exchange is aimed at supporting the M4EG acting members with the implementation of their Local Economic Development Plan by…
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European Civil Aviation Conference shares experience on cargo and mail screening with Eastern Neighbourhood countries

15 November 2018
On 7-8 November, the screening requirements for cargo and mail shipments were discussed at a workshop in Luxembourg. The workshop, hosted by the Luxembourg Civil Aviation Authority,  was attended by representatives of relevant state institutions from Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan,…
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Azerbaijan: EU expert mission on economic modelling for agricultural sector

18 October 2018
On 22–26 October, an expert from Hungary will visit Azerbaijan to meet with representatives of the country’s Agriculture Ministry and provide them with an introduction to economic modelling of the agricultural sector, including methods, forecasting basics and data. The expert will introduce three…
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Eastern Partnership: EU and neighbouring countries review progress of the 20 Deliverables for 2020 to bring concrete benefits for citizens

15 October 2018
Foreign Ministers from 28 EU Member States and the EU’s six Eastern partners – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine – met with Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn in a meeting chaired by EU High…
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Azerbaijan: EU presents third Business Climate Report

08 June 2018
The current conditions for doing business in Azerbaijan are presented in the Business Climate Report 2018, which was presented during the recent EU-Azerbaijan Business Forum and published on the website of the EU Delegation to the country. This is the third business survey conducted with EU…
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The EU announces support to the region of Lankaran to boost rural and regional competitiveness in Azerbaijan

07 June 2018
The EU plans to continue its support to Azerbaijan’s economic diversification by boosting its support to the Lankaran Economic Region. The EU will provide over €13 million to boost local social-economic development and reduce the gap between Baku and the rest of the country. Lankaran has the…
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EU-Azerbaijan Business Forum underlines strong commitment to further improving business climate

07 June 2018
On 5 June, the Azerbaijani capital of Baku opened the EU-Azerbaijan Business Forum 2018. The event attracted around 700 attendees from business and government, who met to discuss current economic and business developments in Azerbaijan. They expressed their commitment towards further enhancing and…
TAIEX numbers in 2017

The 2017 TAIEX and Twinning Activity Report has just been published

01 June 2018
Supporting public administrations in their daily efforts to create better living conditions for their citizens is one of the most effective ways to help our neighbours face today’s challenges. Ownership of the results of the provided support is key in the long run to tackle the root causes of…
Happy Europe Day!

Happy Europe Day!

09 May 2018
Sixty-eight years ago today, French foreign minister Robert Schuman proposed a joint authority to oversee French and German production of coal and steel, launching an ambitious and remarkable project which has shaped the course of European history and redefined Europe's place in the world. In her…