Georgia and SIGMA


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Status: EU Neighbourhood country
Capital City: Tbilisi
Population: 4.9 million
Currency: Georgian lari (GEL)


Georgia signed the EU Association Agreement, including the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (AA/DCFTA), on 18 July 2014. In June 2014 the EU and Georgia agreed jointly on the Association Agenda and the AA/DCFTA has been applied since 1 September 2014.

SIGMA works with the Georgian authorities in the following areas:

  • The Administration of the Government on implementing public administration reform strategy.

  • The Ministry of Finance on developing public internal financial management and control, and enhancing the rules and procedures and the skills of staff involved.

  • The Civil Service Bureau to support preparation of the secondary legislation of the newly-adopted Civil Service Law.

  • The State Procurement Agency to assist in approximation of public procurement policies and practices in line with the requirements of the AA/DCFTA, and with implementation of the Road Map for approximation.



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Country Co-ordinator


EC's progress reports

European Neighbourhood Action Plans

Publications in Georgian

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EU relations with Georgia

EU Delegation to Georgia

Programme Administration Office

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Alastair SwarbrickAlastair Swarbrick staff member for SIGMAweb

Senior Adviser public financial management and external audit
Tel: +33 1 45 24 98 58

Carole Guerrier

Project Co-ordinator
Tel: +33 1 85 55 44 94


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