Training of the Civil Servant of the European Commission in WTO and Trade Related Issues.
To prepare an overall training programme consisting of three days training sessions based in Brussels as well as four days training sessions on a regional level based in the Delegations.
Capacity Building for Tariff, Industry and Subdisy Analysis
The TA has four components:
1) Deepening the analysis of tariff and industrial impact analysis in Viet Nam. Assistance builds on the existing ADB tariff analysis that reviews the direction, structure of tariff policy analysis and its implication for performance of domestic manufacturing…
Framework Contract Lot 6 to provide with Timely and Flexible Access to High Quality Technical Experts in the Specific Areas of Trade Expertise
The objective is to provide the European Commission and its development partners in developing countries and transition economies(including ACP countries) with timely and flexible access to high quality technical experts in the specific areas of trade expertise. In particular…
Joint Evaluation of the UN International Trade Centre, ITC/UNCTAD-WTO
A joint evaluation, lead by Danida, of the global activities of the International Trade Centre (ITC), a joint subsidiary of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and UNCTAD. The evaluation focused on : the role, achievements and shortcomings of the ITC in providing support to export promotion and trade development to developing and transition economies…
Improvement of Fiscal Surveillance Procedure
There was two parts:
– ESA95 versus Lithuanian national budget comparison training;
– Budget forecasts training;
– Overall audit and analysis of the various accounts procedure and data flows aiming to provide ESA 95 presentation of the Lithuanian budget.
Governance - Justice - Transparency
Support for the Development of the Policy Dialogue Advice Program (PDAP)
The project has two clearly-defined objectives, i.e.:To support Kazakhstan’s efforts in fostering reforms and increasing competitiveness of the country as well and efficiency/effectiveness of the State programming documents.To strengthen relationships between EU and Kazakhstan by means of exchange of expertise, best practices, know-how and an enhanced policy dialogue process.
Strengthening Civil Society – A Roma Strategy for Kosovo
Roma (in Kosovo also Ashkali and Egyptians) constitute the most marginalised people in Europe and are among the most vulnerable groups in the South-Eastern European Region (SEE). The urgency to address a sustainable integration of Roma and Sinti in Western and South Eastern Europe was addressed by OSCE participating states with the adoption of the Action Plan On Improving the Situation of Roma and Sinti within the OSCE Area in 2003.
Support to PCA Implementation Ukraine
The purpose of the project is to support Ukraine in the implementation of the PCA provisions and EU-UA Action Plan, in particular in terms of operation of joint bodies established within the framework of the PCA, improvement of the system of monitoring of the implementation of the PCA and the EU UA AP, to be then used also for the implementation of the agreement to replace the PCA new enhanced agreement, fostering of enhanced relationships between the EU and the UA after the replacement of the current PCA agreement.
TA to Upgrading of Imprisonment Conditions, Respect of Human Rights
After the implementation of a pilot phase, this new project of strengthening of the judiciary and penitentiary system of Cameroon, amelioration of the human right protection and humanisation will be extended to 10 prisons over the Country. It will assist in the implementation of activities which objectives are to upgrade the judiciary and ameliorate the detention conditions.
Final Evaluation for the EU-China Training Programme on Village Self-Governance
This mission produced the final evaluation of a five year long EU-China Training Programme on Village Self Governance, a capacity building project with particular focus on economic development and good governance at all levels. Context: The evaluated Programme’s aim was threefold: improving the long term cooperation between the PRC and the EU, enhancing the understanding and observance of law by local beneficiaries in the village framework, promoting the development of village self governance.
Development and business environments
Drafting of the law on E Commerce in Russia
Assist the Russian Federation to develop legislation and to improve the business for e-commerce including e-signature and e-commerce laws and to prepare for future legislation related to distance selling and consumer protection, liability of Internet Service Providers and data protection.
Organization in all Aspect of the Maison de l’Exportateur Grouping all existing Support Organisation of Tunisia (World Bank)
The government of Tunisia has recently created the Maison de l’Exportateur. This organization groups all the services provided to Exporters and Importers by support organizations (one stopshop concept). The project objective is to define and organize the different departments of the House.
Analyse of the Strength and Weakness of the Tunisian Supporting Institution in Terms of Services to the Exporting SMES based on a sample of 100 SMEs and the Direct Interview of 24. Design of Working Processes for an SME Trade Information and Promotion Centre
Analyse of the strength and weakness of the Tunisian supporting institutions (Export Promotion Agency, Export Credit and Insurance, Custom clearance services ,Chamber of Commerce etc…) in terms of services to the exporting SMES based on a sample of 100 SMEs and the direct interview of 24. Design of working processes for an SME trade information and promotion Centre
Development of the Agri-food sector in China
Development and strengthening of the dairy sector and food processing sectors in China providing Technical Assistance and strengthening Business links with European Agro food sectors.
The project involved a broad range of SME development activities including counselling to Chinese entreprises, training to Chinese entrepreneurs and managers, and development of pre-feasibility studies to support business linkages with prospective European investors in the agro-food sector.
Export Promotion for SMEs, Analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the export activities of French SMEs for the Ministry of Housing, Equipment and Public Works
Analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the export activities of French SMEs for the Ministry of Housing, Equipment and Public Works.