The Eastern Partnership beyond 2020: Reinforcing Resilience – an Eastern Partnership  that delivers for all

The Eastern Partnership beyond 2020: Reinforcing Resilience – an Eastern Partnership that delivers for all

18 March 2020
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 Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. In 2019, as the partnership marked its 10th …
Facts and figures about EU-Ukraine relations

Facts and figures about EU-Ukraine relations

17 March 2020
Ukraine is a priority partner for the European Union (EU). The EU supports Ukraine in ensuring a stable, prosperous and democratic future for its citizens and is unwavering in its support for Ukraine’s independence, territorial integrity and sovereignty. The Association Agreement (AA), including…
Facts and figures about EU-Moldova relations

Facts and figures about EU-Moldova relations

17 March 2020
The Association Agreement including a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area provides for stronger political association and economic integration between the EU and the Republic of Moldova (Moldova) and has created constantly growing trade between the partners since 2014. The EU’s assistance has…
Facts and figures about EU-Georgia relations

Facts and figures about EU-Georgia relations

17 March 2020
The European Union and Georgia’s close relationship is 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. Through its firm support for Georgia…
Facts and figures about EU-Belarus relations

Facts and figures about EU-Belarus relations

17 March 2020
For the past four years EU-Belarus cooperation has increased. EU assistance to Belarus has doubled to around €30 million annually. Visa Facilitation and Readmission Agreements were signed on 8 January 2020, and are expected to enter into force in the summer of 2020. Belarus has been participating…
Facts and figures about EU-Azerbaijan relations

Facts and figures about EU-Azerbaijan relations

17 March 2020
The European Union’s relations with Azerbaijan are based on the EU-Azerbaijan Partnership and Cooperation Agreement in force since 1999. In February 2017, the EU and Azerbaijan began negotiations on a new framework agreement designed to enhance the political dialogue, trade and mutually beneficial…
Facts and figures about EU-Armenia relations

Facts and figures about EU-Armenia relations

17 March 2020
Relations between the European Union and Armenia are based on the EU-Armenia Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA), a modern, ambitious Agreement, which was signed on 24 November 2017 in the margins of the Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels and entered into provisional…
Harmonising digital markets in the Eastern Partnership

Harmonising digital markets in the Eastern Partnership

27 October 2019
A factsheet outlining how the EU4Digital initiative works to extend the benefits of the European Union’s Digital Single Market to the Eastern Partner states, channelling EU support to develop the potential of the digital economy and society, in order to bring economic growth, generate more jobs,…
EU Supports Research and Innovation in Eastern Partner Countries

EU Supports Research and Innovation in Eastern Partner Countries

20 September 2019
Research and innovation help increase productivity, create more jobs, improve competitiveness, and boost economic growth. In Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine, the EU promotes this through the EU4Innovation Initiative, which helps individuals, students,…
Specific Support to Armenia: Background report

Specific Support to Armenia: Background report

20 September 2019
This background report by the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility provides information on the economic situation and state of affairs in research, development, and innovation in Armenia, as well as on the quality of the country's science base, human resources and framework conditions for R&I.