European Union

Assistance and support for capacity building provided

Period Description of the assistance Committed Disbursed Beneficiaries Implementing agencies Procedures for disbursements
2014-2018 Consolidation of Regional Integration Support Mechanism 2 (RISM2)

EUR 33400000

EUR 33400000

EAC, COMESA European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Trade related technical assistance (ARISE Plus Cambodia)

EUR 7500000

Cambodia European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Trade related technical assistance

EUR 4000000

Bhutan European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Programme in support of Seychelles implementation of the iEPA (SIEPA)

EUR 10000000

Seychelles European Commission DG DEVCO
2016-2018 Zimbabwe EPA Support Project

EUR 10000000

EUR 10000000

Zimbabwe European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Mauritius EPA Support Project for Improving the Business and Investment Climate

EUR 10000000

EUR 10000000

Mauritius European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 East and Southern African (EA-SA) Transport and Transit Facilitation Programme (T2FP)

EUR 18000000

EUR 18000000

EAC, COMESA Eastern Africa, Southern Africa European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 EAC Market access upgrade programme (notified in 2017 as Trade Related Facility)

EUR 25000000

EUR 25000000

EAC European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Small-Scale Cross Border Trade Programme

EUR 15000000

EUR 15000000

COMESA European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 COMESA Trade Facilitation Programme

EUR 53000000

EUR 53000000

COMESA European Commission DG DEVCO
2014-2018 Regional Integration Support Programme 3 (RISP3)

EUR 6500000

EUR 6500000

Indian Ocean Commission European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 Myanmar Trade-Related Technical Assistance (ARISE Plus Myanmar)

Under approval

EUR 8000000

Myanmar European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Regional Trade Facilitation Project for West Africa

EUR 20000000

EUR 20000000

ECOWAS (CEDEAO) European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Regional Economic Integration Project (INTEC)

EUR 20000000

EUR 20000000

Panama, Costa Rica, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Border Integration Programme - San Pancho Border Crossing

EUR 20000000

EUR 20000000

Nicaragua European Commission DG DEVCO
2016-2018 Support to trade facilitation through the Customs Department of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA)

EUR 2100500

EUR 2100500

Liberia European Commission DG DEVCO
2016-2018 Support to increase the competitiveness of trade and regional economic integration in West Africa

EUR 3000000

EUR 3000000

Western Africa European Commission DG DEVCO
2014-2018 Eastern Partnership – Integrated Border Management – Capacity Building Project

EUR 4

EUR 4

EU Eastern Partnership countries European Commission DG NEAR
2018 Support to the free movement of goods

EUR 3265580

EUR 3265580

Kosovo European Commission DG NEAR
2015-2018 Palanca Jointly Operated Border Crossing Point

EUR 4500000

EUR 4500000

Moldova, Republic of European Commission DG NEAR
2017-2018 Introduction of an automated intelligent video-control system at road border crossing point Novaya Huta – Novi Yarilovychi at the Belarus-Ukraine frontier

EUR 800000

EUR 800000

Belarus European Commission DG NEAR
2017-2018 Trade-Related technical assistance (ARISE Plus Laos) Notified in 2017 as “European trade and economic programme”

EUR 5000000

Lao People's Democratic Republic European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 Support to the improvement of MSME Competitiveness and Business Environment in Paraguay

Under approval

EUR 12000000

Paraguay European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 Support to CARIFORUM States in furthering the implementation of the Economic Partnership Agreement and in meaningfully reaping the benefits of the Agreement

Under approval

EUR 21000000

Caribbean European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 EU-SADC Trade Facilitation Programme (notified in 2017 as SADC FTA & EPA)

Under approval

EUR 15000000

SADC European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 Supporting Trade and Development in Mozambique (PROMOVE)

Under approval

EUR 12000000

Mozambique European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 Boost African continental integration and EU-Africa economic integration through enhanced evidence-based policy making on trade and investment

Under approval

EUR 16500000

Africa European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 West Africa Competitiveness Programme

EUR 5000000

Sierra Leone European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 Enhanced Integrated Framework Phase II

EUR 10000000

EUR 10000000

LDCs EIF
2018 UNCTAD capacity building programme for NCTFs

EUR 400000

EUR 400000

ECCAS European Commission DG TRADE
2014-2018 WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement Facility (TFAF)

EUR 600000

EUR 600000

Developing Members European Commission DG TRADE
2018 Trade Facilitation Support Programme

EUR 9600000

EUR 9600000

Developing Members European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Trade support facility (ARISE Plus Indonesia)

EUR 10000000

Indonesia European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Trade related technical assistance (ARISE Plus Vietnam)

EUR 6000000

Viet Nam European Commission DG DEVCO
2017-2018 Classifying goods for African trade

EUR 5000000

Africa European Commission DG DEVCO
2018 Further support to the development of Trade

EUR 998750

EUR 998750

Kosovo European Commission DG NEAR
2015-2018 Building of three Border Crossing Points with Serbia

EUR 10987000

USD 10987000

Kosovo European Commission DG NEAR
2017-2018 Eastern Partnership: Ready to Trade, an EU4business initiative

USD 6000000

EUR 6000000

EU Eastern Partnership countries European Commission DG NEAR
2017-2018 Twinning Project ''Support to the modernisation of Customs Service of Moldova in line with AA requirements''

EUR 1000000

EUR 1000000

Moldova, Republic of European Commission DG NEAR
2018 EU support to the Enhancement of Operational Capabilities of New Port of Baku & Free Trade Zone in Alat

EUR 997050

EUR 997050

Azerbaijan European Commission DG NEAR
2014-2018 ACP trade capacity building programme – TradeCom II

EUR 39800000

EUR 39800000

ACP European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Trade related technical assistance

EUR 9500000

Philippines European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Albanian Customs Administration for the EU-Integrated Tariff Management System (ITMS)

EUR 1800000

EUR 1800000

Albania European Commission DG NEAR
2017 Support to Ecuadorian MSMEs for promotion and exportation towards the European Union

EUR 4300000

EUR 4300000

Ecuador European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Strengthening Ecuadorian MSMEs for internationalization towards the European Union

EUR 4200000

EUR 4200000

Ecuador European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Enhanced Integrated Framework Phase II

EUR 10000000

LDC Members European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Classifying goods for African trade

EUR 50000000

AU European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Support to trade facilitation in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean region

EUR 4000000

Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Tunisia European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Trade related technical assistance

EUR 7800000

Viet Nam European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 European trade and economic programme

EUR 5000000

Lao People's Democratic Republic European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Economic Border Integration Programme

EUR 19000

Nicaragua European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Regional Economic Integration Project

EUR 21000000

Panama, Costa Rica, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Pacific Trade Enabling Project

EUR 30000000

Pacific European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Regional Trade Facilitation Project for West Africa

EUR 20000000

ECOWAS (CEDEAO) European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Consolidation of Regional Integration Support Mechanism 2 (RISM2)

EUR 33400000

EAC, COMESA COMESA and EAC member States
2017 Regional Integration Support Programme 3 (RISP3)

EUR 20000000

Global European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 COMESA Trade Facilitation Programme

EUR 53000000

EAC, COMESA European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Small-Scale Cross Border Trade Programme

EUR 15000000

COMESA European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Trade Related Facility

EUR 30000000

EAC European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 SADC Free Trade Area (FTA) & Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)

EUR 15000000

SADC European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 East and Southern African (EA-SA) Transport and Transit Facilitation Programme (T2FP)

EUR 18000000

COMESA, SADC Eastern Africa, Southern Africa European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Mauritius EPA Support Project for Improving the Business and Investment Climate

EUR 7000000

Mauritius European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Zimbabwe EPA Support Project

EUR 7000000

Zimbabwe European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Programme in support of Seychelles implementation of the iEPA (SIEPA)

EUR 7000000

Seychelles European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Support to regional integration

EUR 7000000

Madagascar European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Trade related technical assistance

EUR 4000000

Bhutan European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Trade related technical assistance

EUR 9500000

Cambodia European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Trade support facility

EUR 10000000

Indonesia European Commission DG DEVCO
2017 Secure cross-border social, economic and commercial activities in the Great Lakes region

EUR 20000000

Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi, Rwanda European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Contribution to the Improved Trade Statistics and Information System in Malawi

EUR 797000

EUR 797000

Malawi European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Support to trade facilitation through the Customs Department of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA)

EUR 2100500

EUR 2100500

Liberia European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Support to increase the competitiveness of trade and regional economic integration in West Africa

EUR 3000000

EUR 3000000

Western Africa European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Support to the development of Red Bridge Border crossing point between Azerbaijan and Georgia

EUR 2128000

EUR 2128000

Azerbaijan, Georgia European Commission DG NEAR
2016 Support to the establishment of Single Window for Export, Import and Transit procedures in the Republic of Tajikistan

EUR 1236000

EUR 1236000

Tajikistan European Commission DG NEAR
2016 Eastern Partnership – Integrated Border Management – Capacity Building Project

EUR 4480000

EUR 4480000

EU Eastern Partnership countries FRONTEX
2016 Support to the free movement of goods

EUR 2496720

EUR 2496720

Kosovo European Commission DG NEAR
2016 Support to the implementation of DCFTA process in Moldova

EUR 25000000

EUR 25000000

Moldova, Republic of European Commission DG NEAR
2016 Palanca Jointly Operated Border Crossing Point

EUR 4500000

EUR 4500000

Moldova, Republic of European Commission DG NEAR
2016 Introduction of an automated intelligent video-control system at road border crossing point Novaya Huta – Novi Yarilovychi at the Belarus-Ukraine frontier

EUR 800000

EUR 800000

Belarus European Commission DG NEAR
2016 Albanian Customs Administration for the EU-Integrated Tariff Management System (ITMS)

EUR 1800000

EUR 1800000

Albania European Commission DG NEAR
2016 Support to Paraguay's economic integration

EUR 7031000

EUR 7031000

Paraguay European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Export growth support project

EUR 10333000

EUR 10333000

Bolivia, Plurinational State of European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Strengthening Ecuadorian MSMEs for internationalization towards the European Union

EUR 4200000

EUR 4200000

Ecuador European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Support to Ecuadorian MSMEs for promotion and exportation towards the European Union

EUR 4300000

EUR 4300000

Ecuador European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 The Trade Related Assistance and Quality Enabling Programme (TRAQUE)

EUR 15000000

EUR 15000000

Ghana European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Technical Assistance to Trade Related Assistance Programme Phase II

EUR 1811700

EUR 1811700

Papua New Guinea European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Strengthening Pacific Integration through Trade

EUR 30000000

EUR 30000000

Pacific European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Euro-Mediterrranean Trade and Investment Facilitation Mechanism (Euro-Med TIFM)

EUR 1565000

EUR 1565000

Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanese Republic, Morocco, Tunisia Palestine European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Technical Assistance for developing the Computerised System for the ASEAN Customs Transit System (ACTS)

EUR 3085000

EUR 3085000

Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Trade-Related Assistance for Afghanistan (EU TRA)

EUR 4550000

EUR 4550000

Afghanistan European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Technical Assistance to CITD - Food Safety and SPS, Technical Regulations and Standardization, and Support to Post Clearance Audit (PCA) in Customs

EUR 4795000

EUR 4795000

India European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Trade related technical assistance

EUR 4733733

EUR 4733733

Pakistan European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 European Trade and Investment Support Programme (MUTRAP)

EUR 16000000

EUR 16000000

Viet Nam European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Technical Assistance to increase the trade cooperation between Haiti and Dominican Republic

EUR 1500000

EUR 1500000

Haiti, Dominican Republic European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 Trade Facilitation Support Programme

EUR 9600000

EUR 9600000

Developing Members European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 ACP trade capacity building programme

EUR 39800000

EUR 39800000

ACP European Commission DG DEVCO
2016 WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement Facility (TFAF)

EUR 600000

EUR 600000

Developing Members European Commission DG TRADE
2016 UNCTAD capacity building programme for NCTFs

EUR 400000

EUR 400000

ECCAS European Commission DG TRADE

Note:  See also information available at the level of the member States of the European Union.