Presentation on theme: "EuropeAid 1 EU – Georgia cooperation From Tacis to ENPI Barbara Lücke Europe Aid Cooperation Office Head of Unit Geographical Co-ordination and Supervision."— Presentation transcript:
EuropeAid 1 EU – Georgia cooperation From Tacis to ENPI Barbara Lücke Europe Aid Cooperation Office Head of Unit Geographical Co-ordination and Supervision for Europe Tbilisi, November 2007
EuropeAid 2 From Tacis to ENPI Georgian issuesEU response Civil war and frozen conflict: care for vulnerable people Humanitarian aid (ECHO) Food Shortage and Poverty Food Security Programme Early 1990s: Transition towards market economy, democratisation, governance, rule of law and overall reform agenda Expertise and Technical Assistance through Tacis From Relief to Rehabilitation and Development Rehabilitation Programme Debt reductionMacro-financial assist.
EuropeAid 3 From Tacis to ENPI ProgrammesAchievements (examples) ECHO (incl.Food Aid) Food, income generation, health & shelter; rehabilitation projects in conflict regions Food Security Agriculture production, income support (social assistance, childcare) Tacis Elaboration of Georgian action plan to implement the reform of criminal justice Macro-financial balance of payments and budgetary support Total:Over 500 million
EuropeAid 4 Changes in external assistance -Successive EU Enlargements -Reforms and ENP -EU-Georgia Action Plan -Reform of the Financial Instruments: ENPI, EIDHR, DCI...
EuropeAid 5 Annual National Action Programme in cooperation with partner country and other stakeholders 2007: Public Finance Management, Twinning, settlement of internal conflicts economic growth, poverty reduction, democracy and governance ENPI: more options than Tacis
EuropeAid 6 ENPI: adapted to the beneficiarys needs tailor-made, policy-driven, more flexible Sector Support: increased ownership Project Support, Technical Assistance enhanced options for implementation (eligibility, procedures) other: Cross-Border Cooperation, Neighbourhood Investment Facility, Twinning, TAIEX
EuropeAid 7 Regional Cooperation Regional and Interregional Action Programmes: Integrated Border Management Support Programme (6 million 3 years) Support for Higher Education: TEMPUS, Erasmus Mundus External Cooperation Window other challenges addressed by (inter)regional programmes: transport, energy, environment
EuropeAid 8 Other Funding European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) Development Cooperation Instrument (DCI) Thematic Lines (example: « Non-state actors and Local Authorities in the Process of Development »)