A new agreement on NEFCO’s mandate was signed in Helsinki today by representatives from all five Nordic countries. The signing event was hosted by Kimmo Tiilikainen, Finnish Minister of Agriculture and the Environment.
NEFCO has signed agreements with the consultancy companies NIRAS and Allplan aimed at promoting energy-efficiency measures in Georgia. The upcoming projects will be financed through a Danish trust fund that is administered by NEFCO.
NEFCO and the Armenian Government have today signed a framework agreement that acknowledges NEFCO’s status as an international financial institution in Armenia. This will pave the way for new projects with environmental benefits in the country.
NEFCO and the Ukrainian company LLC Karpatenwind have signed a loan agreement aimed at establishing a wind farm close to the city of Staryi Sambir in the Lviv region in western Ukraine. The agreement was signed at Lviv International Economic Forum that was inaugurated by the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko today.
The Nordic Ministers for the Environment have launched a new co-operation programme aimed at improving the state of the environment and addressing climate change in Northwest Russia.
The Arctic Council Project Support Instrument (PSI) has approved a project aimed at improving the conservation status of declining Arctic migratory bird populations.