Lithuanian experts to help Serbs develop and improve their waste management system2017-02-09
Specialists of the Ministry of Environment and the Environmental Project Management Agency will help Serbia to develop and improve its waste management system under the EU Twinning programme project intended to support the waste management policy.
The European Commission has assigned 1.5 mln. Euros to this project. The Lithuanian experts will participate in the project together with their colleagues from Austria and Sweden. For two years they will help the Serbian Ministry of Agriculture and Environment to drawn up national and strategic waste management plans, upgrade legislation of this sector and determine economic instruments for ensuring its operation.
The EU Twinning programme funded by the European Commission supports cooperation of sister institutions in different countries, enhances the administrative capacity of beneficiaries and helps to implement the necessary reforms.