July - September 2019

Colleagues from the Netherlands, Denmark, and Poland performed three Staff Exchange missions in Georgia and Ukraine

Three more Staff Exchange missions took place in Baghdati and Kutaisi (Georgia) and Korosten (Ukraine), bringing European expertise and best practices to the selected M4EG Signatories.

Please find more details about the missions on our website:

The missions were designed and conducted in order to support M4EG Acting members in their Local Economic Development Plans implementation.

Do you want to know what exactly the Staff Exchange mission was like in Ashtarak, Armenia?

Watch the video here

Municipalities from Moldova and Belarus cooperate on business support infrastructure development

On July 24-26, representatives of Gagauzia region (Moldova) conducted a study visit aimed at exploring best practices on business support services provision in Belarus.

The study visit was initiated by the M4EG Pioneer Project “Establishing Regional Business Information and Support Centre for the Gagauzia Region of the Republic of Moldova” and M4EG signatories from Gagauzia, who were specifically interested in the experience of their Belarusian colleagues in the development of business support infrastructure and services at the local level.

M4EG boosts local capacity through engaging young talent from Breda University (the Netherlands)

The M4EG Secretariat and Breda University cooperate in order to support tourism development for M4EG Signatories through engaging qualified Tourism specialists – Breda University graduates of the Master Tourism Destination Management Programme, coming from the M4EG participating countries.

The M4EG Initiative is happy to invite you to follow our official Facebook Page where we will be sharing the news about the M4EG activities, and the stories from our Signatory municipalities. Stay tuned!

Mayors for Economic Growth (M4EG) is an Initiative of the European Union, which was set in operation in January 2017 within the Eastern Partnership framework. The overall goal of the project is to support Mayors and municipalities of the Eastern Partnership countries to become active facilitators for economic growth and job creation at the local level.

Mayors for Economic Growth Secretariat, Central office
(Tbilisi, Georgia):

61 Aghmashenebeli Ave., I Floor, 0102, Tbilisi, Georgia
Phone number:
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