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European Union-South Caucasus

Syllabus of the Subject: European Union-South Caucasus Trade Telations.

  1. Introduction to the South Caucasus region
  2. European Foreign Policy for the South Caucasus
  3. EU Eastern Partnership
  4. Association Agreement with EU-Georgia
  5. Trade Relations between the European Union and the South Caucasus

The purposes of the subject “EU-South Caucasus” are the following:

  1. To know the European Union Trade Policy with the South Caucasus region
  2. To analyse the trade relations and partnership agreements that the European Union has with the South Caucasus countries
The Subject “European Union-South Caucasus” is part of the following programs:
  1. Doctorate: Europe
  2. Masters (e-learning): Europe, International Business, Economic Relations
  3. Courses: Eastern Europe, EU's International Relations

Credits of the Subject “EU-South Caucasus”: 0.5 ECTS Credits

Languages of study English or Spanish Unión Europea-Cáucaso del Sur French Union européenne-Caucase du Sud Portuguese União Europeia-Sul do Cáucaso

Sample of the subject: European Union (EU)-South Caucasus:
European Union-South Caucasus Trade Relations

Description of the Subject: European Union (EU)-South Caucasus trade relations:

  1. The South Caucasus (Transcaucasia: Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia) is a geopolitical region situated on the border of Eastern Europe and Southwest Asia
  2. Since 2004, the European Union has become the main trade partner of each country of the South Caucasus
  3. Bilateral trade with the European Union represented 30% of the total trade for Armenia, 43% for Azerbaijan, and 30% for Georgia. These share of the total European Union international trade remains very low (less than 0.5% in total)
  4. Foreign Trade between the European Union and the South Caucasus countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia) has intensified since their inclusion in the European Neighbourhood Policy in 2004.
  5. Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia benefit from the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) of the European Union (EU)
  6. Trade Relations of the European Union with Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia are governed by a Partnership and Cooperation Agreement: the Black Sea Synergy

European Union Eastern Partnership

The European Union (EU)-South Caucasus belongs to the:

  1. Islamic Civilisation (Central Eurasian Economic Area)
  2. Western Civilisation (European Economic Area)
  3. Orthodox Civilisation

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