Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum

Conference on Costs of Borders in the Black Sea Region

The Public Association for Assistance to Free Economy and Friedrich Naumann Foundation in cooperation with the Georgian Foundation for Strategic and International Studies and the Ukraine Institute for Economic Research and Policy Consulting are organising a conference on "Cost of borders in the Black Sea region" on 30-31 May 2013 in Baku.

The conference will focus on European integration policy and economic cooperation perspectivesin the Black Sea region, free trade, investment and mobility of people in the region, the effect of reforms and economic performances of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine and the role of external initiatives (WTO Accession, DCFTA, Visa Facilitation negotiations) in pushing reforms forward.

A draft agenda of the conference is available here.

Persons interested in participating in the conference should contact Ismayil Zohrab from the Public Association for Assistance to Free Economy at until the end of April 2013.

Project funded by the European UnionEU