On October 25-26, Kyiv hosted a training workshop on practical application of strategic environmental assessment (SEA), organized by the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine in cooperation with the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), Law-Making and Information Technologies Institute NGO (Ukraine) and PLEDDG Project within the framework of the EU-funded Programme “Greening Economies in the Eastern Neighborhood” (EaP-GREEN). EaP GREEN is aimed at promoting green economy in Eastern Neighborhood countries.

We are pleased to introduce you to Zaporizhia Region Investment Overview, which was elaborated with support from PLEDDG Project. This Investment Overview will provide potential investors with full and exact information on Zaporizhia’s economic potential, investment climate, SME support programs, as well as allow them to assess investment opportunities in the region and find reliable partners

On September 12, Kolomyia City Council hosted the ceremony of signing the Memorandum of joint implementation of initiatives in electronic democracy and electronic governance between PLEDDG and Eastern Europe Foundation. This cooperation will allow to build a mutually profitable partnership between executive bodies of city councils, local communities and non-governmental organizations, will contribute to solving specific community problems, its development issues, implementing advanced experience and toolkit developed by EUF, such as an Open city platform, Integrated system of local petitions, Public initiatives, Public inspector, Participatory budget, etc .

Local authorities will create all conditions necessary for the development of small and medium entrepreneurship, including export. The search for partners abroad, standardization and certification of products in accordance with international standards, marketing research, logistics and other components of foreign trade often require considerable financial resources, extensive knowledge and skills of workers…