By December 31, 2006 EU assisted ENP countries by providing various regional programs such as Tacis for Ukraine. From January 1, 2007 as part of the reform of EC assistance instruments, Tacis and various other programs (MEDA) will be replaced by a single instrument - the European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument (ENPI). The EU adopted for the period 2007-2013, March 7, 2007. It is a logical continuation of the ENP. ENPI is designed as a flexible, policy-driven instrument. It's goal is a sustainable development and approximation to the standards of the EU. Sins 2007 ENPI is used in countries that were previously covered by Tacis.
Strategic report to the Ukraine for the period 2007-2013, which complements of the regional strategy report of the eastern region ENPI 2007-2013 is the main documents for EU enlargement to countries of the region covered by the ENPI. These documents identify current priorities for EU assistance to Ukraine since 2007.