The EU’s response to the coronavirus pandemic in the Eastern Partnership

The EU’s response to the coronavirus pandemic in the Eastern Partnership

30 March 2020
As part of its global response to the coronavirus outbreak, the European Commission is mobilising an emergency support package for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine.
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-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…
EFSE development performance factsheet Q3 2019

EFSE development performance factsheet Q3 2019

20 December 2019
A factsheet outlining the performance in the third quarter of 2019 of the European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE), which provides sustainable funding to micro and small enterprises under the EU4Business initiative, helping them to grow, generate additional income, and create employment, as well…
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,…
EU-Eastern Partnership cooperation through Erasmus+

EU-Eastern Partnership cooperation through Erasmus+

20 September 2019
An EU factsheet on Erasmus+ cooperation with the Eastern Partnership. Erasmus+ funds academic and youth mobility and cooperation projects that involve partners from ‘Programme Countries’ and ‘Partner Countries’ throughout the world, including the six Eastern Partnership countries, Armenia,…
EFSE Impact Report 2018 - Cultivating Entrepreneurship

EFSE Impact Report 2018 - Cultivating Entrepreneurship

20 September 2019
The annual impact report of the European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE), highlighting the fund’s achievements in providing a wide range of support for micro and small enterprises in Southeast Europe and the European Eastern Neighbourhood Region, where it operates as part of the EU4Business…
A decade of investing in SMEs in the Eastern Partnership: EU4Business Jubilee report

A decade of investing in SMEs in the Eastern Partnership: EU4Business Jubilee report

22 July 2019
The EU4Business Jubilee report marks the 10th Anniversary of the initiative in 2019. Mature and yet fast growing, EU4Business has become one of the flagship initiatives for the Eastern Partnership, demonstrating the progress made in EU-Eastern Partnership (EaP) relations in the past ten years.…