Association Agreement With The Eu

The provision on an Association Agreement was incorporated into the Treaty of Rome establishing the European Economic Community in order to allow cooperation between the Community and the United Kingdom, which had withdrawn from the Treaty negotiations at the Messina Conference in 1955. The European External Action Service considers that an agreement to be considered an association agreement must meet several criteria:[1] On a proposal from the EU and the agreement of its Ukrainian counterparts, the agreement has been given its final and official title «Association Agreement between the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and its Member States, of the one part, and Ukraine, on the other hand.» .