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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
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  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
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  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
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  • Education
  • Health
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  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development

Technical Assistance to the Secondary Customs Legislation and SPS Import Controls

Country: Georgia

Sector(s): Agriculture and rural development - Economic development

Date: 04/2007 - 12/1999

Client / Beneficiary: EC-TACIS

Financing Agency: EC

Project Value: 963,400 €

Description of the project and Services provided:

The General Objective of the project is to support the establishment of a predictable enforcement of the customs legal framework and the enforcement of an effectiveness SPS import control system.

The Specific Objective were, the enforcement of the new customs law and the support to the set up of a SPS border control system in line with EU and WTO requirements

    Services provided:
  • Enforcement of Customs and SPS legislation, regulation and administrative procedures
  • Design of a Customs Legal Glossary
  • Training of Customs Department and Veterinary Border Inspection control staff
  • Awareness Enhancement within the new customs and SPS systems among the private and public sector
  • Elaboration of a Long Term strategy and policy for SPS border control
  • Establishment of a System for effective SPS checks at border controls
  • Enforcement of the Customs Department and the Food Safety and Veterinary Department capacity in Customs and SPS controls management

Subsectors of activities:

  • Food Safety
  • SPS (Sanitary Phytosanitary Standards)
  • Animal health and veterinary
  • WTO
  • Training of instructors