Twinning Georgia: Strengthening the Administrative Capacities of the Ministry of Environment

Jul 1, 2017 - Mar 31, 2018

Project description

In collaboration with InfoMil (Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management), the T.M.C. Asser Instituut provided expertise for this Twinning project in Georgia.

The overall objective of this project was to assist and strengthen the administrative capacities of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia (MENRP).

The project’s specific purpose was to assist the MENRP in the transposition and implementation of the EU environmental acquis in the fields of industrial pollution and industrial hazards. As leading beneficiary institution, the MENRP will be able to introduce, in cooperation with other relevant stakeholders, a system of integrated pollution prevention and control through the development of legal, institutional, administrative and procedural frameworks for integrated permitting and inspection.