Environmental management, policy and financing Projects

Framework contract for monitoring of LIFE projects (action grants and operating grants), communication about the LIFE programme and other linked activities

LIFE (L’Instrument Financier pour l’Environnement) is the main European Commission funding mechanism for improving the state of the environment in the European Union. The LIFE+ budget is EUR 2,143 billion and the programme runs from 2014 – 2020. The present contract deals with the monitoring of the 5 brands of the LIFE Programme: LIFE Environment, LIFE …

Final Evaluation of the Programme “Capacity-Building Related to Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEA) in ACP Countries Phase I”

The purpose of the programme was to enhance the capacity of the ACP countries to participate in the work of and fulfil their obligations under Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) and related commitments, and thereby improve their management of the environment and natural resources. The programme therefore addressed the adverse effects of climate change, loss of …

Mid-Term and Final Evaluation of the EU China Environmental Governance Programme

The purpose of the EU-China Environmental Governance Programme (EGP) was to contribute to the efforts of the Chinese Government and general public to improve environmental protection in China and promote local sustainable development for the benefits of the people through public participation and accountability in China. The core themes and focus of EGP’s overall and …

Overseas Countries and Territories: Environmental Profiles

Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs) are situated in 5 distinct geographic regions, and display a great deal of diversity with respect to their sizes, climates, populations and economies. They extend from the tropics to the polar regions and encompass Greenland, the world’s largest island, as well as Saba, a territory of only 13 km2. A …

Technical assistance for the monitoring of LIFE projects (action grants and operational grants), communication about the LIFE programme and other linked activities

LIFE (L’Instrument Financier pour l’Environnement) is the main European Commission funding mechanism for improving the state of the environment in the European Union. This contract dealt with the monitoring of the 4 brands of the LIFE Programme: LIFE Environment, LIFE Nature & Biodiversity , LIFE Information & Good Governance and LIFE NGO. Activities included: Providing technical …

Consolidation of the Environmental Monitoring System in Albania

The natural landscape and biodiversity are considered to be major assets of Albania. The country relies on the future benefits from increased tourism similar to other Balkan states. However, this is seriously hindered by the present state of environment, putting increasing risk that mass tourism endangers cities, coasts and mountains areas. The objective of the …