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Online Discussion: Establishing an Eastern Climate Partnership: Lessons from EU-Georgia Cooperation on Climate Change

Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP) in partnership with CEPS has launched a series of online discussions 'EaP Beyond 2020' to reflect on prospects of Eastern Partnership policy. The first online discussion- 'Establishing…

Webinar: Political Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic for the EaP Countries

With the second wave of the COVID-19 already hitting the majority of the EU’s Eastern neighbours and exacerbating existing socio-economic problems and political grievances, the EaP leaderships find themselves under extreme pressure. The effectiveness…

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Is the E40 river route connecting the Baltic and Black Seas a good idea?

The idea to connect the Baltic and Black Seas through waterways reviving the route existing in the Soviet times was first suggested in 1996 and supported by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE). In 2009, Ukraine…

COVID-19 pandemic and its immediate impact on the Ukrainian economy

The Covid-19 pandemic has already inflicted severe damage on the Ukrainian economy despite relatively mild public health implications so far. The number of new Covid-19 cases seems to have stabilized over the last few weeks, and the…

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Overview of macroeconomic trends in Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine under the Association Agreements since 2014

The year 2020 has brought enormous challenges for the entire world. The COVID-19 triggered the global economic crisis with risks of high unemployment, a decline in real disposable income, and the need to find fiscal space to finance increased…

Moldova’s anaemic democracy and distorted Europeanisation – before and beyond 2020

Democratisation in Moldova has been sporadic and fragmented, which has had a profound impact on its Europeanisation process and provoked hesitation and uncertainty in the EU.  Shortcomings…

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Eastern Partnership policy beyond 2020: Council approves conclusion

COVID-19: Council greenlights €3 billion assistance package to support neighbouring countries

Coronavirus: Commission proposes €3 billion macro-financial assistance to the Neighbourhood

COVID-19 Crisis Response in EU Eastern Partner Countries (as of April 14)

Coronavirus: guidance to governments on respecting human rights, democracy and the rule of law

COVID-19 Crisis Response in EU Eastern Partner Countries