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European Union and Uzbekistan signed financial agreements

13/11/2019 - 07:01
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Koen Doens, Director General of the European Commission for International Cooperation and Development, and Abdulaziz Kamilov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan, visiting Brussels, have signed agreements on financing technical assistance projects “Accession of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the World Trade Organization” and “EU Development Contribution to the Multi-Partner Human Security Trust Fund for the Aral Sea Region”.

The amount of grant funds allocated under the project on the republic’s accession to the WTO is 5 million euros. The project provides assistance to Uzbekistan in the process of joining this organization as a whole, including the preparation of the necessary documents, increasing the knowledge of Uzbek specialists under WTO agreements and the international trading system.
Grant funds for the project of the Multi-Partner Trust Fund (5.2 million euros) will be used to implement the fund’s projects in the Aral Sea region.

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