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Following the discussion of the key findings of the Peer Review of Environmental Enforcement System in Armenia the participants adopted its Conclusions and Recommendations.
In Kiev, Ministers pointed out that the Strategy should be an instrument for providing information about the most effective forms of co-operation between partners. In Tbilisi, Ministers noted that there was a need to monitor partnership experiences; to identify where further efforts are needed.
This report explains the environmental challenges that these transition economies face, and assesses the financial tools and resources, both domestic and foreign, available to tackle them.
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This report assesses the feasibility and possible modalities for implementing a debt-for-environment swap between the Kyrgyz Republic and some of its creditors. It concludes that such a swap could be feasible and mutually beneficial if specified conditions are met.
Country Policy Dialogues for Institutional Strengthening project aims at helping EECCA Ministries of Environment (MoE) to address weaknesses in their "strategic functions".
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China's State Environmental Protection Administration and the OECD organised a workshop, 9-10 August 2005 in Kunming to discuss experience with environmental performance assessment in Yunnan Province and its implications for conducting an OECD Environmental Performance Review of China.
The Guidelines (OECD, 1995) recommend the key internationally-recognised good standards for institutional set-up, management and performance of environmental funds.
The Guidelines developed by the EAP Task Force in 1995, were used as a benchmark for conducing performance reviews of several environmental funds.
The governance of public expenditure in the environmental sector is often weak in the Eeastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia countries.