European Union

Reduce your energy use at home

22 May 2019
Energy efficiency is a priority area for the EU, which funds a range of initiatives to reduce energy use and promote energy efficiency in the Eastern Partnership region. Energy efficiency starts at home. Many measures cost very little or nothing at all yet deliver big savings in your energy costs.

EU supports energy reform in Georgia

21 May 2019
Georgia is dependent on neighbouring countries for much of its crude oil and natural gas. It also lacks energy efficiency legislation. Nevertheless, Georgia has ample hydro resources and is tipped to become an important electricity transit hub. The EU is helping the country to improve its…
EU supports better cooperation in the Black Sea region

EU supports better cooperation in the Black Sea region

19 May 2019
A factsheet on EU cooperation in the Black Sea region, highlighting actions on maritime affairs and blue economy, with a particular focus on marine research and innovation, blue skills and careers and preservation of the marine environment.
Top 10 Achievements of the Eastern Partnership in the last 10 Years

Top 10 Achievements of the Eastern Partnership in the last 10 Years

09 May 2019
Launched in 2009 as a joint policy initiative, the Eastern Partnership (EaP) aims to deepen and strengthen relations between the European Union (EU), its Member States and its six Eastern neighbours: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. Within this framework,…
Facts and figures about EU-Georgia relations

Facts and figures about EU-Georgia relations

09 May 2019
The European Union and Georgia enjoy an excellent relationship. Relations are based on the EU Georgia Association Agreement including a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA), which entered into force in July 2016 and strives for political association and economic integration. The…

Study of forest-based biomass use in Northern region of Ukraine

08 May 2019
Study of forest-based biomass use in Northern region of Ukraine was conducted within EU-funded Transborder Technical assistance project 'Biomass Energy: Turning Natural Potential into Regional Partnerships' under the Eastern Partnership Territorial Cooperation Programme Belarus-Ukraine. The study…
EU4Energy: Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions in the Eastern Partner countries

EU4Energy: Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions in the Eastern Partner countries

06 May 2019
At the Paris climate conference (COP21) in December 2015, 195 countries adopted the first-ever legally binding global climate deal. The agreement aims to limit global warming to below 2°C and pursuing efforts to limit it to 1.5°C. Reducing CO2 emissions is crucial to achieving that aim and the EU…

Investing in people and planet

29 April 2019
Read in-depth about Finance in Motion’s social and environmental impact in “Investing in People and Planet.” 2018 review outlines how comprehensive approach to making a positive difference creates sustainable, long-term returns for investors, individuals, sectors, and communities.

EU4Energy - Eastern Partnership: EU invests in energy reforms

29 March 2019
The EU4Energy action of the European Union aims at improving the quality of energy data and statistics, shape regional policy-making discussions, strengthen legislative and regulatory frameworks and improve access to information in the partner countries.

International Energy Charter Annual Report 2018

08 March 2019
The Annual Reports provide a comprehensive overview of all activities of the Secretariat and the organisation in general for the year in question.