Bilateral relations between Kazakhstan and the EU are governed by:
Funding is provided by the EU's Development Cooperation Instrument (DCI) .
EU assistance to the country focuses on:
It is planned to conclude an enhanced partnership and cooperation agreement (to replace the PCA) building on the potential for stronger EU-Kazakhstan relations.
The EU and Kazakhstan also cooperate in the framework of a regional approach which includes all five Central Asian republics: the EU and Central Asia strategy for a new partnership 2007).
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Kazakhstan also participates in several ongoing regional and thematic programmes.