The aim of this Project is to improve the standard of environmental protection in Serbia and further the country’s progress towards European accession. In cooperation with the Department of Project Management, within the Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning, the project will enable environmental infrastructure proposals to be more effectively and efficiently processed resulting in accelerated improvement in this sector.
Specifically, the Project aims to:
· Build the capacity of the Department of Project Management to contribute to the proposals and promote investment in line with the National Waste Management Strategy, National Programme for Environmental Protection and other relevant strategies;
· Introduce sound and practical methodology of identification and prioritization of environmental infrastructure projects;
· Engage the local authorities with the national efforts to make the most effective use of the available resources and use its success as a catalyst to attract further funding
· Provide all stakeholders with a transparent system for screening, evaluating, prioritising and implementing Project.