The European Union "TWINNING" and "TAIEX" (Technical Assistance and Information Exchange) announce calls for projects within the programs.
The "TWINNING" program aims to support human resource development and capacity building in EU partner countries to build strong administrative structures.
"TWINNING" projects last from 12 to 36 months and have an average budget of $2 million. euros, but if necessary, this amount can be increased. Project development proposals can be submitted at any time of the year. No deadline has been set for this.
The "TAIEX" program is aimed at providing technical assistance to support the efforts of countries to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals approved by the UN. In addition, the TAIEX program helps to improve the skills of representatives of central government bodies and other organizations.
The following technical assistance can be provided in the form of:
- workshops (1-2 days) where experts from EU Member States will share best practices in their field and discuss it with representatives of partner organizations;
- visits of experts (up to 5 days);
- study tours (3-5 days), etc.
In particular, it is necessary to familiarize yourself with the procedure for submitting applications, the deadlines and the set of documents required for participation in these programs.
More information is available on the following websites:
https://ec.europa.eu/neighbourhood-enlargement/funding-and-technical Assistance/twinning_en (“TWINNING”);
You can also contact Zosya Lutskevich, Member of the EU Delegation to Uzbekistan, at the following email addresses: