The European Union and Jordan is holding a high-level meeting in Brussels to further strengthen the bilateral trade and investment opportunities. The event will bring together high profile actors from the EU and Jordan. It will be an opportunity to raise awareness of the business opportunities available to Jordanian companies under the new more flexible rules of origin for access to the European market agreed in 2016. The meeting is part of a longer-term EU engagement to support private sector development and investment in Jordan. The entire event will be live streamed.
The UN-EU Partnership Report 2014-2015 reflects the humanitarian and development cooperation between the United Nations and the European union, and our coordinated work on peace and security and human rights. The EU supported many of the country-led, UN-coordinated multi-donor arrangements that enabled – through the hard work of countries, their governments and people – progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) through 2015. The results included in the report are not exhaustive; they do, however, illustrate key UN-EU partnership achievements and highlight our work together around the world in 2014-2015.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Union are expanding their joint programme with TBC Bank to support the development of Georgian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) by adopting EU standards which will make them more competitive on international markets and thus allow them to benefit from the opportunities offered by the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA) between Georgia and the EU.
ევროპის რეკონსტრუქციისა და განვითარების ბანკი (ევრობანკი) და ევროკავშირი აფართოებენ ერთობლივ პროგრამას თიბისი ბანკთან თანამშრომლობით, რომელიც მხარს უჭერს ადგილობრივ მცირე და საშუალო საწარმოებს, შესაბამისობაში მოვიდნენ ევროპულ სტანდარტებთან და სრულად გამოიყენონ ის სარგებელი, რაც თან ახლავს ევროკავშირთან ღრმა და ყოვლისმომცველი თავისუფალი სავაჭრო სივრცის შესახებ შეთანხმებას.
Mongolia’s punishing winters see temperatures falling to 30 degrees below zero, making home insulation a must-have. Here’s how an EU-funded initiative is providing an alternative to imported and unsustainable materials that Mongolians use today.
Today the World Press Freedom Day is marked all over the world, highlighting the critical role free, diverse and independent media plays in the establishment and development of any democratic society. This year's theme is 'Critical minds for Critical Times: Media's role in advancing peaceful, just and inclusive societies'.