|Project Title||Support to the Alignment of Technical Regulations and Enhancement of the Quality Infrastructure in Turkmenistan|
|Overall Project Value(EUR)||2 000 001 - 4 000 000|
|Project Start – Project End||September 1, 2014–August 31, 2016|
Funding and Implementing Organizations
|Origin of Funding||European Union|
|Implementing Organization / Consortium||
1. British Standards Institution (BSI) - UK
2. DMI Associates - FR
3. NIRAS, IC Sp. Zoo - PL
4. WYG International -United Kingdom - UK
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Project Summary, Objectives and Results
The main purpose of this project is to support the definition of an overall strategy and related actions plans for the alignment of standards and technical regulations, and the quality infrastructure necessary for their implementation with international practices.
The project aims to set up of a new institutional and management model in the areas of standardization, accreditation, certification/conformity assessment and metrology, in line with and promoting and implementing the use of international and European standards.
Not last, the project promotes institutional building support in order to improve the knowledge of Turkmen economic operators and government stakeholders on the role and significance of the EU and international trade policies, international commercial practices and concerned technical regulations, standards conformity assessment, markings and documentation. Activities also include arranging ad-hoc training abroad (in European countries).
The aim of the project is to support the development of a ‘business enabling’ environment by updating the approach to standards and technical regulations and quality infrastructure and to improve the compatibility between Turkmen standards and technical regulations and international practices increasing the opportunities for market access for economic operators.
|Components of the Education Process||Quality assurance|
|Target Groups||Standardisation, Certification, Accreditation Bodies|
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