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Commissioner Hahn speech at Jordanian Diplomatic Institute EU-Jordan relations in framework of review of European Neighbourhood Policy

Commissioner Hahn speech at Jordanian Diplomatic Institute EU-Jordan relations in framework of review of European Neighbourhood Policy

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Excellencies, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, A very important partner for the EU This trip to Jordan comes during my first visit to the Middle East since taking up office last November as Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations. My decision to visit the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan reflects the importance that I attach to our partnership. Jordan is a prime interlocutor in the […]

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Commission and EBU to pursue collaboration in EU Neighbourhood Region

Commission and EBU to pursue collaboration in EU Neighbourhood Region

The European Commission and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) will work together to strengthen the independence of the media in the European Neighbourhood Region, following a meeting between Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Commissioner Štefan Füle (pictured), EBU President Jean-Paul Phillipot and EBU Director General Ingrid Deltenre. The organizations have signed and exchanged letters to […]

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Enlargement and Western Balkans: What’s next?

Enlargement and Western Balkans: What’s next?

Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Commissioner Štefan Füle speaking at the Western Balkans Conference, 3 June 2014. “Let me thank the Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the invitation to speak to you today and for hosting this important event. 100 years ago, one of the greatest catastrophes Europe has ever seen was unleashed. Following […]

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Closer to the EU: Additional funding for Georgia and Moldova

Closer to the EU: Additional funding for Georgia and Moldova

The European Commission has announced today (6 May) a support package for Georgia and the Republic of Moldova, worth €60 million. This support package will help public institutions, citizens and the business community to seize the benefits and opportunities of the Association Agreements with the EU, including the possibility of access to the EU market.  […]

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Neighbourhood at crossroads: Taking stock of year of challenges

Neighbourhood at crossroads: Taking stock of year of challenges

The EU’s annual report on the implementation of its European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) shows a mixed picture. Although 2013 has been a year of crises in some of its partners, reflecting political instability and difficult socio-economic conditions, the EU has continued to support efforts to enhance democratic governance, build security and support sustainable and inclusive […]

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New funding to support economic development, civil society and institution building in Armenia

New funding to support economic development, civil society and institution building in Armenia

| December 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The European Union has adopted a package of €41 million to support civil society, regional development and agriculture in Armenia. This assistance is being provided in the framework of the European Neighbourhood Policy. “The EU and Armenia are committed to continuing co-operation in all areas of mutual interest based on common values. Our assistance for […]

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The EU and its closest neighbours

The EU and its closest neighbours

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s not just good fences that make for good neighbours. Good relations are based on mutual interests and shared values, which is why the EU offers its neighbours a privileged relationship in exchange for economic and political reforms, including a commitment to values such as democracy and human rights. Find out more about the 16 […]

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