Support for the Management Authority of SOP Environment

Support for the Management Authority of SOP Environment in the process of evaluation of the Intermediary Bodies of SOP Environment

Period of implementation: 04.2012 – 09.2012

Country –  Romania

Beneficiary – Ministry of Environment and Forests


The general objective of the project is represented by the efficient and effective implementation of the „Environment” Sectoral Operational Program.

The specific objective is represented by the procurement of consultancy services for the annual evaluation of the Intermediary Bodies for the “Environment” Sectoral Operational Program (SOP Environment IB) in order to determine their capacity to carry out the tasks allocated according to the Functioning and Organisation Regulation, as well as to the Task delegation agreement signed between the SOP Environment Management Authority and Intermediary Bodies, according to POEOI – revision 3.

    Activity 1 – Draw up the Risk analysis in order to prioritize the evaluation missions at the Intermediary Bodies of SOP Environment for 2011
    Activity 2 – Prioritize the evaluation missions
    Activity 3 – Elaborate the calendar and organize the evaluation missions at the Intermediary Bodies of SOP Environment
    Activity 4 – Evaluation of the Intermediary Bodies of SOP Environment
    Activity 5 – Elaboration of the evaluation reports, following the 8 evaluation missions

    Country: Romania


    Donors - European Fund for Regional Development and State Budget

    Sectors: Environment & Energy; Evaluation

    Type of Activities: Project and Contract Management; Surveys; Monitoring and evaluation


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