The overall purpose of the second year (May 2018 - April 2019) country Work Programme is to follow up on the EU4Energy Governance activities carried out during the first year of the implementation and in particular to support the implementation of specific EU4Energy Governance recommendations in the areas of electricity market reform, investment climate and energy efficiency.
The overall objectives for the EU4Energy Governance activities for Belarus are:
- Provide support to the operationalisation of the agreed policy proposals from the Component 2 or from other EU4Energy reports/studies;
- Support to introducing more efficient and effective procedures including cross-ministerial cooperation and public consultations process;
- Strengthen the technical, institutional and administrative capacity in Ministry of Energy and other key ministries and agencies.
These objectives were identified following a comprehensive assessment regarding the status of the legislative, regulatory and institutional environment in the energy sector of the Republic of Belarus, consultations with national authorities, the EU Delegation to Belarus and other stakeholders.
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