The Commission is today proposing to reform the EU's common visa policy to adapt the rules to evolving security concerns, challenges linked to migration and new opportunities offered by technological developments.
Today the Technical and Construction Supervision Agency of the Government, together with the representatives of the European Union, United Kingdom and Lithuania launched a twinning project entitled : “Strengthening the Capacities of the Technical and Construction Supervision Agency in Development of the Market Surveillance System in Georgia.”
Citizens of Georgia can now access public information, keep track of the legislative work and send electronic requests to their Parliament via the new Public Information Module and Mobile Application, developed with the assistance of the European Union and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in cooperation with the Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI).
Today, there was a public presentation of European Union’s “Mayors for Economic Growth” Pioneer Projects: “Empowering Local Economic Opportunities for Sustainable Growth” was held at Gori Municipality Cultural Centre.
The attending society were from high-level officials of Gori Municipality, representatives of the Administration of State Representative – Governor of Shida Kartli, representatives of the Delegation of the European Union to Georgia and “Mayors for Economic Growth (M4EG)” Secretariat, as well as, representatives of local small and medium businesses.
Ahead of the 14th European Remembrance Day for Victims of Terrorism on 11 March 2018, First Vice-President Frans Timmermans, High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini, Commissioners Dimitris Avramopoulos, Vera Jourová and Julian King have issued the following statement:
Equality between women and men is one of the fundamental values of the European Union enshrined in our treaties. Our Union is a pioneer in tackling gender-based discrimination and we can be proud of the progress achieved: Europe is one of the safest and most equal places for women in the world.
Today the opening ceremony of the Border Inspection Post (BIP) was held, in Batumi Customs Clearance Zone of the Customs Department of Revenue Service under the Ministry of Finance of Georgia. The BIP was equipped with the support of the EU, under Comprehensive Institution Building (CIB) Programme