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03 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 27496)  

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Title Steering Committee meeting, Year 3 
Description Third and last Steering Committee of the leaders of the national Emerald Teams. 
Status Completed 
Date 25/10/2011 
Location Strasbourg, Council of Europe
Countries CoE Members: Armenia / Azerbaijan / Georgia / Republic of Moldova / Russian Federation / Ukraine
Organisations: Council of Europe / European Commission
Others: Belarus
  Joint Programme Activity - Emerald Network-ENP
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Emerald Network-ENP - Support for the implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)'s Programme of Work on Protected Areas in the EU Neighbourhood Policy East Area and Russia    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 1 - 2008/DG4/JP/2238   Setting up of the Emerald Network and support for the implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity Programme of Work on protected areas in the EU Neighbourhood Policy East area and Russia
Expected Result 1.3 - Ensure proper project management.
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Democracy
Line of Action ⇒ III.3 – Promoting Democratic Governance and Stability
Programme ☆ III.3.6  Protection of Natural Diversity

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Directorate (Service) Education, Culture and Heritage, Youth and Sport (Directorate of Culture and Cultural and Natural Heritage)
CoE Contact D'ALESSANDRO, Ivana   email
Web Pages
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1 www.coe.int/emerald  
Last Modified 18/01/2012 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 27496) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) The objective of the third and last Steering Committee meeting was to discuss remaining isseus linked to the project activities and deliverables; to plan the work ahead for the extension of the eligibility period for 4 month; to debate a follow-up project and to remind the target countries of their financial obligations and methodology. 
Output/Results The meeting achieved to disucss remining issues linked to deliverables for the final implementation year and to debate a follow-up project which was agreed as particularly necessary. 
Conclusions/Follow Up All target countries expressed their interest and comitment to continue the project for a new period of 4 years. Suport letters were deivered to the project manager from the European Commission DG DEVCO. 
Participants All national Emerald team leaders and a representative of the relevant Minsitry participating in the project from all target countries. 
Consultants/Experts Marc Roekaerts, Scientific expert to the Council of Europe 
CoE Secretariat Iva Obretenova, Project Manager
Marie-Laure Lambour, Assistant 
Total No. Participants 14 
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