The DC FTA (the important part of EU Association Agreement) will promote a gradual approximation with European standards in the sphere of food safety; the establishment of a transparent and stable business environment; an increase of Georgia's potential to attract investment; the introduction of innovative approaches and new technologies; the stimulation of economic growth; and support for the country's economic development. (http://www.eu-nato.gov.ge/en/news/5539 ).
Elkana "Food Security Project" team get acquainted with the text of this important agreement and tried to analyze the effects that DC FTA will bring to the Georgian agriculture and food sector.
The presentations on DC FTA and its agricultural topics raised the high interest of Elkana staff members.
Elkana plans to organize the series of discussions about Association Agreement and DC FTA in the future.