Monthly Archives: March 2015

Strategy and Law Climate Action FYROM

Mark van Wees has supported the Ministry of Environment of the FYR of Macedonia in drafting the logical framework and preparation of  the Terms of Reference for IPA TAIB 2012 service contract for the national Long-term strategy and Law on Climate Action. The work included developing the project logframe, the long-term road map for climate action, and a stakeholder workshop (through ACE Consulting; 2014-2015).

Strategy and Law on Climate Action FYROM

Mark van Wees has supported the Ministry of Environment of the FYR of Macedonia in drafting the logical framework and preparation of  the Terms of Reference for IPA TAIB 2012 service contract for the national Long-term strategy and Law on Climate Action. The work included developing the project logframe, the long-term road map for climate action, and a stakeholder workshop (through ACE Consulting; 2014-2015). 

Towards a sustainable Energy Union

SQ Consult publishes an analysis  of the package on the EU Energy Union, recently published. This is an ambitious package with many topics that are all closely related to each other and which include sensitive national issues. The ambitions are clear and challenging, making Europe stronger and more sustainable. But there is a lot at stake and discussions between the Commission and Member States for the adoption of the package will not be easy. Will the actions be implemented soon enough and at a sufficiently firm level? Or will national and economic arguments prevail over sustainability and climate action, resulting in delays and watered down ambitions