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This document has been prepared by the EAP Task Force Secretariat to share with EECCA countries, donor partners and other stakeholders the experience of the pilot initiative "Policy Dialogue for Institutional Strengthening of the Ministry of Environment of Georgia". The document also offers an evaluation of the usefulness of such Policy Dialogues and a brief description of follow-up initiatives that may require donor support
Two obstacles to achieving the objectives of the EECCA Environment Strategy overall that emerged from discussions at the 2004 Tbilisi Ministerial meeting were: insufficient engagement of Ministers and other political leaders in the process; and a lack of capacity in the "strategic functions" of Environment Ministries, such as strategic planning (including priority-setting), financial and human resources planning and management,
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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.
This report examines opportunities beyond the public sector for financing water and other environmental infrastructure in China, Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation and Ukraine.
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The first part of this report assesses the feasibility for implementing a debt-for-environment swap between Georgia and some of its creditors. The second part of this study presents five project pipelines in priority environmental sectors that could be co-financed by a debt-for environment swap
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The first part of this report assesses the feasibility for implementing a debt-for-environment swap between Georgia and some of its creditors. The second part of this study presents five project pipelines in priority environmental sectors that could be co-financed by a debt-for environment swap.
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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.