Íîâèíè "SEIS Ukraine" http://seis-ukraine.org/rssen.php SEIS Ukraine - Shared Environmental Information System en Mon, 2018 May 21 23:24:47 +0300 Mon, 2018 May 21 23:24:47 +0300 info@seis-ukraine.org info@seis-ukraine.org Second Steering Committee for the ENI SEIS II East project meets in Minsk http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/6 Environment experts from six Eastern Partnership countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, participating in an EU-funded Environmental capacity building project known as ENI SEIS II East, met with the representatives of the European Environment Agency and the European Union for the project’s 2nd Steering Committee meeting. The aim of the meeting is to review 2017 project results and set priorities for the upcoming 2018. The project aims to deepen the EU’s relations with the six Eastern Partnership countries, and support the promotion of environmental protection... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 04:39:01 +0200 Regional workshop on SoER is highly scored by participants http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/8 This workshop successfully kicked off capacity building and knowledge sharing by the Slovak experts in developing national state of environment (SoE) reports in the Eastern Partnership countries. The event was organised by the European Environment Agency, The Ministry of Environment of the Slovak republic and the Slovak Environment Agency. Countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine. Workshop participants highly valued peer to peer learning and practical know-how provided by the Slovak experts. Mon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Second regional workshop on waste statistics in Kyiv http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/7 Two day regional workshop on waste statistics was attended by the experts from the Partnership countries, Eurostat and the EEA. It focused on capacity building by discussing the key data quality issues identified during the Pilot Data Sharing Exercise and the review of the waste statistical approaches and practices in each of the Eastern Partnership countries. The second part of the workshop focused on identifying the key areas for improvement and the priorities for country support on waste statistics. Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0300 Ecology Ministry represents interactive map of landfills http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/1 Ecology and Natural Resources Minister Ostap Semerak has represented a project on launching the service “Interactive map of landfills”.The presentation took place at a government’s meeting on Thursday, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.“Every citizen can visit the page of eco-map [on the Ecology’s Ministry website], register and leave a message on a landfill which he or she finds. We will process the information” - Semerak said.According to the minister, this new service will allow investors to see the situation with landfills and look for possible investment projects to solve this problem.Semerak... Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0300 Poroshenko endorses ratification of Paris Climate Agreement by Ukraine http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/5 Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a bill into law on Paris Climate Agreement ratification, which was passed by Ukraine\'s parliament on July 14, 2016. Ukraine signed the Paris agreement in New York on April 22, 2016. This agreement strengthens the implementation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) which deals with greenhouse gases emissions mitigation and which was signed by Ukraine in 1997. According to the document, Ukraine will not have any financial obligations under the agreement. As under Kyoto Protocol, financial assistance is likely to be... Mon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0300 Ukraine joins UNECE Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/3 Ukraine ratified the UNECE Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers, becoming the thirty-fourth Party to join this Protocol to the Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (Aarhus Convention). Ukraine is now expected to establish a national Pollution Release and Transfer Register (PRTR) and to implement the related institutional, legal and technical measures laid out in this international environmental treaty.A PRTR can be best described as a national environmental database or inventory of potentially... Thu, 05 May 2016 00:00:00 +0300 Building a SEIS with Eastern neighbours and outcome of cooperation http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/4 The synthesis report «Building a Shared Environmental Information System with the Eastern Neighbourhood: Outcome of cooperation, 2010–2014» was developed together with the appointed representatives of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine and financed by the ENPI-SEIS project. Since 2010, the European Environment Agency has been engaging the countries of the Eastern Partnership in regional cooperation in order to improve national capacities for managing and sharing environmental data and information.The report provides a comprehensive overview of advancements made in all countries... Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0300