Conferences, Round tables

Training seminar “PPP as an instrument of investment attraction”, the Chamber of Trade and Commerce of Ukraine, December 15-16, 2015

Organizers of the seminarthe Ministry of economic development and trade of Ukraine and the World bankThe training was conducted by an advisor of the World bank Jay-Hyung Kim and the World bank consultants Martin Darcy and Iryna Zapatrina.  

 

Program

Presentations

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

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.

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

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."

 

The 4th International conference Speed uPPP Ukraine, April 16-17, 2015, Alfavito Hotel, Kyiv

Organizers: Ukrainian PPP Development Support Center, Institute for PPP (Poland) under support of the Association of Ukrainian Cities.

Among the participants of the conference were about 90 delegates including  representatives of Ukrainian and foreign companies, public authorities of Ukraine and international experts. Foreign countries were represented by the participants from USA, the Great Britain, Mexico, Poland, Republic of Belarus etc. In the framework of the conference several presentations were made by Skype from Geneva and London.

The speeches of the participants and the photos could be found in the corresponding sections of our web site: Presentations and Photogallery.

 

Program

Recommendations upon results of the conference

Evaluation report of the conference

International conference “Perspectives of development of PPP legislation in CIS countries”, November 26, 2014, Tavricheskiy Palace (Saint-Petersburg)

Organizers of the conference – Interparliamentary Assembly of CIS countries and EBRD. Among the participants of the conference were members of parliaments of CIS countries, developers of the model law, experts of EBRD, the World Bank, UNECE, UNCITRAL, French institute of international legal experts, representatives of PPP centers of the Russian Federation, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine.

Irina Zapatrina, the Chairman of the Board of the Center has made a presentation at the conference “Perspectives of development of PPP legislation in Ukraine” and took part in discussions on Model PPP Law.

International Conference "Public-Private Partnerships in the water and sanitation sector: an exchange of experiences between Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East and North Africa", October 21 - 22, 2014, Geneva (Switzerland)

The organizers of the Conference - UNECE, the World Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the Islamic Development Bank.

At the conference it was discussed (conference program) the successful experience of implementation of PPP projects in water and sanitation sector, defined problems to  be solved, discussed the priority tasks on implementation of water-related Millennium Development Goals.

Among the participants of the conference were Olena Kucherenko, the director of investment, innovation and PPP Department of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine  and Irina Zapatrina, the Chairman of the Board of the Ukrainian PPP Development Support Center. They have made a joint presentation: Public-Private Partnerships in Ukraine: importance, bottlenecks and prospects.

At the conference it was announced the establishment on the initiative of the UNECE of International PPPs Center on water and sanitation, defined its tasks for 2015.

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The 3rd International conference «Speed uPPP Ukraine», April 10-11, 2014, President Hotel , Kiev

Organizers: Institute for PPP (Poland) and Ukrainian PPP Development Support Center

The conference was conducted under the patronage of Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, Ministry of Fuel and Energy of Ukraine, Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine, National Communal Services Regulatory Commission and Association of Ukrainian Cities.

Among the participants of the conference were about 100 delegates including  representatives of Ukrainian and foreign companies, public authorities of Ukraine.

The speeches of the participants and the photos could be found in the corresponding sections of our web site: Presentations and Photogallery.

Evaluation Report

International Conference “Law, Justice and Development Week 2013” organized by the World Bank, November 18-22, 2013, Washington, USA

Irina Zapatrina, the Chairman of the Board of the Center took place in the conference.

On November 19 there were 3 sessions on PPP issues: PPP with small private operators: regulating the public service by local authorities; Updating the UNCITRAL PFIPs Legislative Guide and Recommendations: Towards a Model Law on PPPs; The use of Dispute Boards in Public-Private Partnership Transaction.

On November 20-22 the PPP experts have continued to work on discussion of the main positions on Updating the UNCITRAL PFIPs Legislative Guide and Recommendations and development of Model Law on PPPs.

Activities

Announcment

 

UNECE International Forum on people-first PPPs for the Sustainable Development Goals

 

9-11 May 2017

City University of Hong Kong

 

Details

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