European Union External Action

EU revises the 20 key deliverables for 2020 for the Eastern Partnership

13/06/2017 - 16:23
Summits

Preparations for the Eastern Partnership Summit in November in full speed as the EU revises the 20 key deliverables for 2020 for the Eastern Partnership

The Eastern Partnership (EaP) is a joint policy initiative between the European Union and its six Eastern neighbours: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova  and Ukraine.

EU Member States and EaP Partner countries share a view that the EaP should to focus on delivering tangible results to citizens. In response, the European Commission and the European External Action Service identified a set of 20 deliverables for 2020, first published in December 2016, which aim to deliver concrete results and step up actions in four key priority areas:

  • economic development and market opportunities;
  • strengthening institutions and good governance;
  • connectivity, energy efficiency, environment and climate change;
  • mobility and people-to-people contacts.

The joint working document has been revised based on contributions from EU Member States and EaP Partner countries:

This will focus the work in preparation of the Brussels Summit in 2017 and beyond.