Anguilla and the EU

Anguilla and the EU

17/05/2016 - 17:17
EU relations with Country

EU relations and cooperation with Anguilla are carried out both on bilateral and regional basis, the latter within the framework of the on-going EU-CELAC and EU-CARIFORUM dialogues.

A British Overseas Territory located in the northern part of the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean region, Anguilla has a surface area of 132 km² and a population of roughly 16 500. Its capital is The Valley and the small economy depends primarily on tourism, international finance, construction, fishing and public services.

Cooperation 2014-2020

Under the 11th EDF €14 million has been allocated for cooperation with Anguilla. Along with the EU, the Government is in the process of determining which sectors should be chosen for cooperation.