Governance and public administration

Better regulation

Strengthening regulatory impact assessment in Portugal

Support to improve the way the legislation is prepared by strengthening its regulatory impact assessment system.

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Judicial Reform

Independent analysis of the Prosecutor's Office in Bulgaria

Support to the Ministry of Justice by carrying out an independent analysis of the structure and independence of the Public Prosecutor's Office.

Bulgaria - Independent analysis of the Prosecutor's Office

Strengthening the effectiveness of the judicial system in Croatia

Support to the national authorities in their efforts to improve the country's court management to underpin an effective judicial system and respect for the rule of law.
Judicial system in Croatia

Digital economy and digital public administration

Strategic roadmap of the industry digitisation initiative in Lithuania

Support to help develop a strategic roadmap for digitisation of industry in Lithuania.
Strategic roadmap of the industry digitisation initiative in Lithuania

Governance

Improved coordination of internal audits in Romania

Support to the Romanian national administration in its effort to strengthen the internal audit system.
Improved coordination of internal audits in Romania

Management of human resources

Human Resources Management for the national land planning authorities

Support to the national authorities in their efforts to improve their management of human resources, with a specific focus on the department for land planning.
Human Resources Management for the national land planning authorities

Revenue administration and public financial management

Budget preparation, accounting and spending reviews

Spending review in Slovakia

Support to carry out sectoral spending reviews to improve efficiency and effectiveness of public spending.
Spending review in Slovakia

Treasury Single Account in Portugal

Support to improve the functioning of the Treasury Single Account.
Treasury Single Account in Portugal

Revenue administration and customs

Explanatory and feasibility study on state-of-the-art and new technologies in Belgium

Support to the Belgian Customs to help modernise the supervision of the container supply chain and address current trade and globalisation challenges.
Explanatory and feasibility study on state-of-the-art and new technologies in Belgium

Setting up an independent revenue agency in Greece

Support to establish an independent agency for public revenue.
Setting up an independent revenue agency in Greece

Tax Policy

Awareness campaign strategy to reduce the shadow economy in Lithuania

Support to fight against tax evasion and the shadow economy by designing a comprehensive communication campaign strategy.
Awareness campaign strategy to reduce the shadow economy in Lithuania

Modernising tax audits in Greece

Support to modernise the process of selecting cases for tax audits by using data analysis.
Modernising tax audits in Greece

Optimising processes in tax administration in Cyprus

Support to help centralise the administration of direct and indirect (VAT) taxation in one single tax department.
Optimising processes in tax administration in Cyprus

Setting up a Dispute Resolution Unit in Greece

Support to establish a Dispute Resolution Unit, responsible for reviewing tax acts before any recourse to judicial appeals.
Setting up a Dispute Resolution Unit in Greece

Enhancing tax collection in Latvia

Support to the Latvian authorities in their efforts to reduce the tax gap and to enhance public revenues.
Enhancing tax collection in Latvia

Advancing environmental fiscal reform in Italy

Support to the reform of harmful subsidies, environmental taxation and broader fiscal reform.
Advancing environmental fiscal reform in Italy

Growth and business environment

Energy

Strengthening the energy efficiency and renewables framework in Greece

Support to improve the country’s framework for energy efficiency and renewables and to meet the national targets for 2020.
Strengthening the energy efficiency and renewables framework in Greece

Supporting clean energy investments in Greece

Support for improving the framework conditions for investments in clean energy in Greece, particularly for renewable energy and energy efficiency.
Supporting clean energy investments in Greece

Scaling up energy efficiency investments in buildings in Hungary

Support for identifying policy reforms and financing instruments for energy efficiency in buildings.
Scaling up energy efficiency investments in buildings in Hungary

Environment and climate action

Advancing environmental fiscal reform in Italy

Support to the reform of harmful subsidies, environmental taxation and broader fiscal reform.
Advancing environmental fiscal reform in Italy

Supporting the implementation of the Hungarian National Climate Strategy

Support for setting up a monitoring and evaluation framework for climate and energy policies, as well as improving environmental impact assessment (EIA) methodologies.
Supporting the implementation of the Hungarian National Climate Strategy

Sustainable Development Strategy for Malta for 2050

Support for developing an Action Plan and Governance Framework for effectively implementing the Sustainable Development Strategy in line with Malta’s Sustainable Development Vision for 2050.
Sustainable Development Strategy for Malta for 2050

Supporting transition from coal energy in Slovakia

Support for setting out a strategy for the region's transition from coal production to other economic activities.
Supporting transition from coal energy in Slovakia

Strengthening economic and environmental regulation in the Romanian water and waste water sector

Support for the Romanian economic regulator to play a critical role as the central repository of performance and compliance information.
Strengthening economic and environmental regulation in the Romanian water and waste water sector

Investment, state-owned enterprises and SMEs

Action Plan to promote exports in Greece

Support to help implement the Export Promotion Action Plan.

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Improving the governance of state-owned enterprises in Croatia

Helping to improve the governance of state-owned enterprises.

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Attracting foreign direct investments in Latvia

Supporting Latvia's efforts to proactively attract foreign direct investment and improve the regulatory framework.

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Enhancing the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Cyprus

Support to help boost the competitiveness of the economy by enhancing the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Enhancing the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Cyprus

Tools to assist SMEs in Bulgaria with regulatory compliance

Support to help develop web-based, user-friendly tools for regulatory compliance of Small-and Medium-sized Enterprises.
Tools to assist SMEs in Bulgaria with regulatory compliance

Research and innovation

Strategic roadmap of the industry digitisation initiative in Lithuania

Support to help develop a strategic roadmap for digitisation of industry in Lithuania.

Sectoral expertise (transport, tourism, agriculture, trade, etc.)

Inland waterway transport in Poland

Support to develop a cost-benefit analysis and a communication strategy underpinning the modernisation of the Oder Waterway

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Improving inland navigation and traffic conditions in the Antwerp port area

Support to the Port of Antwerp to move freight to rail and inland waterways to reduce road congestion and improve navigation and coordination of vessels in the port area.
Improving inland navigation and traffic conditions in the Antwerp port area

Tourism destination management organisations in Romania

Support to develop a a network of destination management organisations (DMOs).

Tourism destination management organisations in Romania

Labour market, education, health and social services

Education, training and skills

Implementation of the curriculum reform in Croatia

Support to help achieve a successful implementation of a comprehensive reform of the curriculum.
Implementation of the curriculum reform in Croatia

Design of a tool to forecast the need for teachers in Lithuania

Support to help address mismatches between the need for teachers and the supply, eventually improve the quality of teaching.
Design of a tool to forecast the need for teachers in Lithuania

Improving the quality and relevance of adult education in Hungary

Support to enhance the effectiveness of the adult education system by improving the relevance of VET and skills matching.
Improving the quality and relevance of adult education in Hungary

Improving the quality and monitoring of basic skills education in the Netherlands

Support for improving the quality and access to non-formal basic skills education.
Improving the quality and monitoring of basic skills education in the Netherlands

Designing a model of assessment, validation and recognition of basic skills in Spain

Support for improving the level of basis competences.
Designing a model of assessment, validation and recognition of basic skills in Spain

Improve the upskilling pathways for the low-skilled in Wallonia

Support for recognition, validation, and certification of competences.
Improve the upskilling pathways for the low-skilled in Wallonia

Healthcare

Assessing health system performance in Latvia and Slovenia

Support to help develop and implement frameworks for assessing the performance of their health systems.
Assessing health system performance in Latvia and Slovenia

Implementing a primary health care reform in Austria

Support to help implement a primary health care reform and provide effective start-up services to primary care units.
Implementing a primary health care reform in Austria

Labour market policies

Labour migration strategy in Poland

Support to help develop a comprehensive and sustainable labour migration policy framework.
Labour migration strategy in Poland

Migration and border management

Implementation of the National Plan for the integration of Refugees and International Protection Holders in Italy

Support to help implement the National Plan for the integration of Refugees and International Protection Holders.
Implementation of the National Plan for the integration of Refugees and International Protection Holders in Italy

Reinforcing the reception capacity for refugees and migrants in Greece

Support to national authorities to build their capacity to provide appropriate reception conditions and services to newly arriving migrants and asylum seekers.
Reinforcing the reception capacity for refugees and migrants in Greece

Labour migration strategy in Poland

Support to help develop a comprehensive and sustainable labour migration policy framework.
Labour migration strategy in Poland

Social protection

Setting up a Guaranteed Minimum Income scheme in Greece

Support to help setting up a guaranteed minimum income scheme for disadvantaged groups to reduce poverty and increase social inclusion.
Setting up a Guaranteed Minimum Income scheme in Greece

Reforming the assessment of disability in the Czech Republic, Greece and Poland

Support to help modernise the administrative processes in the field of disability assessment.
Reforming the assessment of disability in the Czech Republic, Greece and Poland

Financial sector and access to finance

Bank supervision and resolution, non-performing loans

Risk-based Financial Supervision in Romania

Support to the national authorities to help foster a more risk-based approach to financial markets supervision.
Risk-based Financial Supervision in Romania

Managing Non-Performing Loans in Slovenia

Support to the national authorities to help reduce the large volume of nonperforming loans (NPLs) to improve the functioning of the national banking system.
Managing Non-Performing Loans in Slovenia

Capital Markets Union and access to finance

Strengthening and integrating EU's capital markets through cross border and regional initiatives for the Baltic States

Support to help improve regional capital markets in the Baltic States with the introduction of a regional covered bond framework.
Strengthening and integrating EU's capital markets through cross border and regional initiatives for the Baltic States

Capital Market Diagnostic in the Czech Republic

Support to national authorities and market participants to help further develop national capital markets.
Capital Market Diagnostic in the Czech Republic

Alternative investment funds in Slovenia

Support to national authorities to strengthen alternative investment funds.
Alternative investment funds in Slovenia