Ministry of Physical Planning, Civil Engineering and Ecology of Republic of Srpska held an expert discussion today, on the 16th April 2015, during which Draft Annex 2 of the Waste Management Strategy for Republic of Srpska – Report on the Options for Waste Management was presented. Draft Annex 2 of the Strategy was presented by representatives of the Consulting company „IPZ Uniprojekt TERRA“ LLC Zagreb, entrusted with the assignment of developing the Waste Management Strategy for Republic of Srpska, upon duly completed procurement procedure in accordance with the World Bank Guidelines. Development of this Strategy is financed from IDA funds under the Second Solid Waste Management Project and the funds of the Republic of Srpska Fund for Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency.
We remind all that an expert discussion was held in December 2014, during which the results of the analysis of current situation in Republic of Srpska and Annex 1 of the Waste Management Strategy in Republic of Srpska were presented to the interested professionally specialised public. Upon agreeing the contents and adopting Annex 1 of the Strategy, Draft Annex 2 of the Strategy - Report on the Options for Waste Management was developed, which was the subject of today’s discussion.
The expert discussion, apart from the representatives of the Ministry of Physical Planning, Civil Engineering and Ecology and the Republic of Srpska Fund for Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency, was also attended by the representatives of the Republic of Srpska Chamber of Commerce, representatives of the companies with their areas of operation in waste management, developing spatial planning documentation and environmental protection, representatives of the non-governmental sector, representatives of the Republic of Srpska Inspectorate, the Republic of Srpska Institute of Statistics and the Republic of Srpska Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining and the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management.