The EU and Algeria Association Agreement has enabled a rapprochement between Algeria and the EU through close technical cooperation on the various axes of the agreement. But a few areas, such as tariff dismantling, the growth of Algerian exports to the EU, or the attraction of foreign direct investment from the EU remain a challenge for technical cooperation. The objective of the P3A II program was to promote the success of the partnership between the EU and Algeria.
The EU and Algeria Association Agreement constitutes the legal framework governing relations between the parties in economic, commercial, political, social, and cultural matters. The P3A II program used technical assistance to support the implementation of the Association Agreement, assist the Ministry of Finance in the public finance reform process; and build institutional capacity.
The general goal was to strengthen the strategic partnership between the EU and Algeria and to support the implementation of the EU/Algeria Association Agreement. Results included: