Eastern Partnership Technical Assistance Trust Fund Annual Report 2017

Eastern Partnership Technical Assistance Trust Fund Annual Report 2017

05 October 2018
The Eastern Partnership Technical Assistance Fund (EPTATF) started in December 2010 as a trust fund with multiple Donors, covering multiple sectors. It was designed to enhance the European Investment Bank's work in the Eastern Partnership Countries and provide better technical assistance. By the…
Supporting People Striving for Democracy: European Endowment for Democracy annual report 2017

Supporting People Striving for Democracy: European Endowment for Democracy annual report 2017

01 March 2018
The European Endowment for Democracy's annual report provides an overview of the different political environments in which the EED operates - from transitional and restrictive environments, to authoritarian regimes and conflict situations. It looks at the respective challenges that each of those…
TAIEX and Twinning – Highlights 2016

TAIEX and Twinning – Highlights 2016

06 October 2017
There are many ways to promote democracy and stability, the rule of law and good governance, as well as economic development and prosperity in the Neighbourhood and Enlargement regions. Since the start of their operations, TAIEX and its longer–term sibling, Twinning, contributed to achieving these…
Is There a Shift in Poland’s Foreign Policy towards Eastern Neighbours?

Is There a Shift in Poland’s Foreign Policy towards Eastern Neighbours?

24 March 2017
In her latest research paper, Katarzyna Pełczyńska-Nałęcz from Stefan Batory Foundation offers an in-depth analysis of Poland’s policy and actions towards its Eastern neighbours (Ukraine, Lithuania and Belarus), following the possible funding cuts for Belsat TV, a Polish-funded Belarussian-language…
Forest And Forestry School Teacher’s Manual

Forest And Forestry School Teacher’s Manual

24 March 2017
This School Teacher’s Manual is an output of the educational component of the Russia Country Workplan to implement the FLEG II Program (the European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument East Countries Forest Law Enforcement and Governance II Program). The educational component was included in…
Law enforcement and governance in forest use, protection and renewal

Law enforcement and governance in forest use, protection and renewal

24 March 2017
This textbook on Law Enforcement and Governance in Forest Use, Protection and Renewal was prepared by Consultants to the World Bank with advisory inputs from top higher education providers, practitioners and employers in the forest sector, during the second stage the FLEG II Program implementation…
Assessing the European Neighbourhood Policy: Perspectives from the literature

Assessing the European Neighbourhood Policy: Perspectives from the literature

13 February 2017
Several events in the past few years have dramatically shown how the interests of European citizens are directly affected by the stability, security and prosperity of their neighbouring regions. At the same time, the European Union and its member states face many challenges and dilemmas in…
Time for a New Security Architecture for NATO and Eastern Neighbours

Time for a New Security Architecture for NATO and Eastern Neighbours

05 October 2016
The EU Global Strategy and the NATO Warsaw Summit Communiqué Lay the Groundwork for Design of a Comprehensive NATO-Led Security Framework, Supported by More Proactive EU Diplomacy, to Defend Territorial Integrity, Sovereignty, and Human Rights in Europe. Balancing Interests in a Comprehensive…
Cover of the EU Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World in 2015 – Country and Regional Issues

EU Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World in 2015 – Country and Regional Issues

22 September 2016
The European Union Council adopted the "country and regional issues" part of the EU annual report on human rights and democracy in the world in 2015 which complements the thematic part of the report published on 20 June 2016. The 2015 annual report sets out the efforts of the EU, through the High…
Security Alert on the EU's Doorstep: Strategies for Strengthening Security in the Eastern Partnership Countries

Security Alert on the EU's Doorstep: Strategies for Strengthening Security in the Eastern Partnership Countries

28 June 2016
As the EU finalises its new Global Strategy, and NATO members prepare to address the challenges on the Alliance’s Eastern flank at the Warsaw Summit, Security Alert on the EU’s Doorstep (and six accompanying papers on each Eastern Partnership country) assesses the security challenges facing NATO,…