GEF: Circular Economy Regional Initiative (CERI) (EBRD-14440)

  • Albania
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Macedonia
  • Montenegro
  • Serbia
  • Turkey
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  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
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  • Climate and Environment
  • Technical Cooperation
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Advisory Services
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Not Disclosed
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Original disclosure @ EBRD website

Updated in EWS Dec 18, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Nov 19, 2020

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Project Description

According to the Bank's website, the project provides technical assistance to target countries for adopting circular technologies and strategies. The technical assistance is provided as part of EBRD's Circular Economy Regional Initiative ("CERI") aiming to support investments in private, public and municipal sectors which implement innovative resource efficient technologies, circular processes and adopt circular business models in Turkey and Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia. This will be achieved by (i) improving management of raw materials during the full lifecycle of products and diverting waste from landfills and the marine environment, (ii) reducing/avoiding greenhouse gas emissions, (iii) eliminating, preventing and improving management of harmful chemicals.

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