AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development

Facility for the Implementation of the Association Agreement in Georgia

Country: Georgia

Sector(s): Economic development

Date: 07/2015 - 11/2018

Client / Beneficiary: European Union

Financing Agency: EC - ENPI

Project Value: 2,624,490 €

Description of the project and Services provided:

The overall objective of the project is to assist the Government of Georgia to deepen its integration with the European Union in line with the priorities set out in the Association Agreement (AA) and in the Association Agenda.

The specific objectives are:

  1. To support the implementation of the EU-Georgia bilateral agreements (Association Agreement, DCFTA), VLAP, and the Association Agenda at the level of the Government, focusing on (i) strengthening the overall internal coordination, monitoring and reporting mechanisms, (ii) including strengthening the target institutions' capacity in that regard; (iii) increasing the effectiveness of donor assistance programming and coordination, in regards to the implementation of the Association Agenda.
  2. To support the identification and implementation of reforms required in the framework of the implementation of the bilateral Agreements, including support to the legal approximation process in Georgia in sectors required by the AA and other bilateral agreements.
  3. To support the further development and the implementation of the Communication and Information Strategy of the Government of Georgia in relation with the GE-EU bilateral agreements, and respective Action Plans.

The results of the projects are:

  • Progress recorded in EU Integration activities and legal approximation through coordination, monitoring and reporting of the implementation of the agreements and support the institutional reform and legal approximation processes);
  • The capacity of relevant staff in line ministries to plan and implement the Annual Action Plans of the Communication Strategy is enhanced.

The services provided are:

  • Training needs analysis
  • Policy advice
  • Legal approximation
  • Design and implementation of awareness campaings
  • Training
  • Project/programme implementation/management
  • Institutional capacity building/strengthening
  • Drafting of legislation

Subsectors of activities:

  • Public administration/ Management/ Reform
  • Judicial cooperation
  • regional cooperation/institutional aspects
  • Political aspects of cooperation
  • Justice
  • Law
  • Legislation