Delegation of the European Union to Georgia

First Association Council meeting between the European Union and Georgia

18/11/2014 - 00:00
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The European Union and Georgia held the first meeting of the Association Council on 17 November 2014.

EU-Georgia Association Council - HRVP Federica MOGHERINI with Mr Irakli GARIBASHVILI, Prime Minister of Georgia and Mr Johannes HAHN, Member of the European Commission

The Council is the highest formal institution established under the EU-Georgia Association Agreement to supervise the implementation of the Agreement.

The EU and Georgia acknowledged Georgia’s European aspirations, its European choice and the common objective to promote building a democratic, stable and prosperous country. In this context, the Association Council assessed Georgia as one of the front-runners of the Eastern Partnership.

The EU and the Government of Georgia agreed to continue to work together towards a further deepening of Georgia's political association and economic integration with the EU.