Structured engagement with a wider range of civil society organizations, the promotion of gender equality and non-discrimination, and clearer and more personalized strategic communication will also be pursued in all areas. Business strengthening in Eastern countries Successive EU enlargements have brought the EU closer to eastern European and South Caucasus countries, including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. Their security, stability and prosperity are having an increasing impact on the EU`s. (The potential that some of them offer for diversifying the EU`s energy supply is just one example.) The People`s Republic of China has bilateral trade agreements with the blocs, countries and their two specific administrative regions: List of agreements being negotiated. Agreements that have so far been discussed only in the absence of formal action by the parties concerned are not mentioned. Together with the EIT, the EU intends to support the capacity building of civil society organisations to ensure effective accountability on national territory and local ownership and to play a global role in the democratisation process. Under the ENI Regulation, external action partners, including civil society organisations and local authorities, are involved in preparing, implementing and monitoring EU support, as their role is important. In addition, civil society organizations are called upon to participate in the development of the three financial programmes – bilateral, multinational and cross-border cooperation – and will be their main beneficiaries, in collaboration with local and regional authorities. Support for civil society is a clear indication that aid can even be increased in the event of a severe regression in the country.
In particular, the ENI Regulation provides that aid and amounts granted to partner countries are based on progress and can therefore be reconsidered. However, this incentive-based approach does not apply to civil society support, people-to-people contacts, including cooperation between local authorities, support for improving human rights or crisis-related support measures. In the event of a serious or persistent setback, this support can be increased, she points out. In some circumstances, trade negotiations with a trading partner have been concluded, but have not yet been signed or ratified. This means that, although the negotiations are over, no part of the agreement is yet in force. (a) to c) A statement is written on the table of the house. STATEMENT REFERRED TO IN REPLY TO PARTS (a) TO (c) OF THE RAJYA SABHA STARRED QUESTION NO. `67 REGARDING “BILATERAL RELATIONS WITH NEIGHBOURING COUNTRIES“ FOR ANSWER ON 27.06.2019.
The Indian government has concluded a series of agreements with our neighbouring countries since 2016. A detailed table of agreements with our neighbouring countries is presented as an appendix to this statement. The Indian government places a high priority on our relations with our neighbouring countries.