|Project Title||Support for the Development of the Policy Dialogue and Advice Programme (PDAP) of the Republic of Kazakhstan|
|Overall Project Value(EUR)||2 000 001 - 4 000 000|
|Project Start – Project End||February 1, 2008–December 31, 2010|
Funding and Implementing Organizations
|Origin of Funding||European Union|
|Implementing Organization / Consortium||
- DMI Associates (France)
|Contact / Team Leader / Project Team||
George Myrogiannis – Team Leader
|Beneficiary||Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan and core ministries of the country|
Project Summary, Objectives and Results
The project established the EU-Kazakhstan Policy Dialogue and Advice Facility (PDAF) to support the country’s political, economic and social development in the framework an enhanced EU – Kazakhstan policy dialogue. The PDAF combined Kazakh and European expertise and provided quick-response policy advice, focused on Kazakh reform policies.
The purpose is to provide high level policy and legal advice to the Government of Kazakhstan through the establishment of a Policy Dialogue and Advice Facility, able to support the country’s political, economic and social development in the framework of an enhanced EU-Kazakhstan Policy Dialogue.
The wider objectives of the project were:
– To support Kazakhstan’s effort in fostering reforms and increasing competitiveness of the country as well and efficiency/effectiveness of the State programming documents;
– To strengthen relationships between EU and Kazakhstan by means of exchange of expertise, best practices, know-how and an enhanced policy dialogue process.
The following priorities identified by the Government should be covered by the project: Telecommunication (including competition law application), Public finance, Food security, Export promotion, Environment, Innovation, Competition, Administration reform (improvement of taxation system), Construction, etc.
|Education Sector||HE, VET (IVET & CVET)|
|Components of the Education Process||Social Partnership|
|Occupational Field||Not applicable|
|Target Groups||Politicians/decision-makers in economics, labour, employment & education policy|
– High-level policy and legal advice through a PDAF (Policy Dialogue and Advice Facility);
The following results should be achieved:
1. Enhanced capacity of the Kazakh Government to design and implement those policy programmes, which are needed in order to increase economic growth and competitiveness of the country, in line with its modernisation strategies;
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