Opinion on the application of financial sanctions in Council Regulation (EU) No 269/2014 (territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine)

Opinion on the application of financial sanctions in Council Regulation (EU) No 269/2014 (territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine)

18 June 2021
On 11 June, the European Commission adopted an opinion on the application of financial sanctions in the Council Regulations on actions undermining the territorial integrity of Ukraine. The opinion concerns the prohibition to make funds or economic resources available to listed persons (sanctions…
Illicit Financial Flows and Asset Recovery in Ukraine

Illicit Financial Flows and Asset Recovery in Ukraine

18 June 2021
This report is a part of a series of studies on Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) and Asset Recovery, implemented be the EU and the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). The study on IFFs in Ukraine provides a useful roadmap for policymakers, as well as…
International Energy Charter Annual Report 2020

International Energy Charter Annual Report 2020

18 June 2021
The Energy Charter Secretariat has published the Annual Report for 2020. This document summarises the activities throughout the year and highlights the Azerbaijani Chairmanship of the Energy Charter Conference.
Solid Partnerships in Challenging Times

Solid Partnerships in Challenging Times

18 June 2021
This annual report by the European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE) provides insights into how the impact investment fund has responded swiftly and forcefully to help micro and small enterprises (MSEs) in Southeast Europe and the EU Eastern Neighbourhood tackle the economic headwinds of the…
Key figures on EU assistance to Armenia 2017-2020

Key figures on EU assistance to Armenia 2017-2020

18 June 2021
This factsheet on EU cooperation with Armenia provides figures on the EU’s annual support to Armenia in the priority areas from 2017 to 2020. It also highlights the EU funding within the reform performance contracts, investments projects, and support to SMEs. All EU regional programmes available…
EU support to early National Assembly elections in Armenia 2021

EU support to early National Assembly elections in Armenia 2021

18 June 2021
On 20 June 2021, voters in Armenia will go to the polls. Support to elections is a key democratisation component in the EU’s bilateral support to Armenia and regional support to the Eastern Partnership. The EU has been the leading donor for election support in Armenia since 2016, and will continue…
Illicit financial flows and asset recovery in the Republic of Azerbaijan

Illicit financial flows and asset recovery in the Republic of Azerbaijan

11 June 2021
This report is a part of a series of studies on Illicit Financial Flows and Asset Recovery, implemented be the European Union and the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). These studies shed light on the significant damage being caused to states as a result of…
Factsheet: Neighbourhood, development and international cooperation instrument (NDICI) – ‘Global Europe’

Factsheet: Neighbourhood, development and international cooperation instrument (NDICI) – ‘Global Europe’

11 June 2021
This factsheet describes the mechanism of the ‘Global Europe’, Neighbourhood, development and international cooperation instrument (NDICI). The NDICI-Global Europe earmarks €79.46 billion (in current prices) for cooperation with third countries outside the European Union for 2021-2027 (except for…
Creative Europe (2021-2027)

Creative Europe (2021-2027) factsheet

04 June 2021
The new Creative Europe programme (2021-2027) has been launched with the adoption of the first annual work programme. With a 50% budget increase compared to its predecessor programme (2014-2020), Creative Europe will invest in actions that reinforce cultural diversity and respond to the needs and…
European Union support for Moldovan Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

European Union support for Moldovan Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

04 June 2021
This summary contains current initiatives and programmes, financed/co-financed by the European Union, to support SMEs in the Republic of Moldova, where 99% of all businesses are SMEs. A total of 80% of them are classified as micro-businesses, with less than 10 employees. Support for this vital…