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 its six Eastern neighbours: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. Within this framework,
The European Union and Georgia enjoy an excellent relationship. Relations are 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.
/file/echo-scjpg_enecho-sc.jpg Languages: Georgian press Category: Factsheets Regions: Europe and Central Asia Eastern Europe Armenia Azerbaijan Georgia paragraphs: Introduction The South Caucasus region is particularly prone to natural hazards, including earthquakes, floods, and landslides.