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Tuesday, 01 December 2015

On November 30, 2015 on the basis of the Kiev National University of Construction and Architecture (KNUBA) took place a round table on the problems of road safety

The organizers - the National Partnership for Road Safety and Research Institute for economic and administrative problems of road safety. The round table was held under the support of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine.

The Chairman of the Board of the Center I. Zapatrina has made a speech at the round table.


Monday, 23 November 2015

On October 18, 2015 in IESE Business School (Barcelona) took place the first meeting of the UNECE International PPP Centres of Excellence and representatives of the Business Advisory Board of UNECE

At the meeting it was presented the activity of PPP centres of excellence in Brazil, Spain, Morocco, Lebanon, China, France, the Philippines, Russia, Japan; discussed the status of preparation of international PPP standards; determined the main directions of cooperation between UNECE International PPP Centres of Excellence in the development of public-private partnership.

The meeting was attended by prof. I. Zapatrina.



Monday, 23 November 2015

On October 17, 2015 at the International Exhibition "Smart and sustainable cities" in Barcelona (Spain) took place international conference "Fostering sustainability and innovation in cities through public-private partnership"

Conference organizers - UNECE International PPP Center of Excellence "PPP for cities" (Barcelona).

The conference has covered the following topics:

Presentation of the First International Guidelines to transform cities into smart and sustainable through public-private partnerships;

Governance challenges of PPPs in urban projects;

Financing PPPs in smart and sustainable cities;

Do we need new models of PPP in smart cities?

The conference brought together experts on urban governance, representatives of local governments and PPP centers from almost all countries. Prof. I. Zapatrina has made a presentation at the conference.



Monday, 09 November 2015

On November 6, 2015 in Minsk took place international conference "Towards a successful public-private partnership in the Republic of Belarus: retrospective and prospects"

The Chairman of the Board of the Center I. Zapatrina made a presentation at the conference "New challenges in building national capacity in context of  achieving sustainable development goals: solutions for both Ukraine and Russia."




Monday, 09 November 2015

On November 5, 2015 in Minsk took place the second meeting of the Expert Group for the development of public-private partnership in the framework of the Eurasian Economic Union with participation of experts of Business Advisory Council of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

At the meeting it was discussed the issues on development of legislation in the field of public-private partnership on examples of Belarus, Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation, problem issues of implementation of pilot projects based on PPP, international standards in field of PPP and peculiarities of their introduction into the national legislation.

The meeting was attended by the Chairman of the Board of the Center I. Zapatrina.



Thursday, 05 November 2015

On November 4-5, 2015 in Kyiv took place the first Ukrainian conference-seminar "Energy efficiency and energy saving in educational institutions: new challenges and opportunities", organized by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, the National ecological center of students, NGO "School of energy"

The conference-seminar was attended by about 300 participants, including representatives of the Ministries of Education and Science; Finance; Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine; the State Committee for Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine; the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, NEFCO; Project GIZ "Energy Efficiency in Buildings", USAID Municipal Energy Reform Project, Ukrainian  Association of energy auditors, and other relevant associations and NGOs; responsible for energy and education entities of local governments; directors of schools and other educational institutions.

 The Chairman of the Board of the Center I. Zapatrina has made a presentation "New organizational and legal mechanisms for implementation of energy efficiency measures in buildings of public sector"

Wednesday, 07 October 2015

Participation in the international conference “Development of projects, financing opportunity and further cooperation” organized by the World Bank and Municipal Energy Reform Project of USAID

On October 6, 2015 I. Zapatrina took part in the event  and made a presentation “Increasing of energy performance of public buildings using PPP mechanisms”.



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