Turkey interested in Czech experience with EU funds for environmental protection

On October the 3rd 2017 the Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic welcomed the Delegation from the Ministry for EU Affairs of the Republic of Turkey headed by Mr. Ahmet Yücel, the Deputy Undersecretary for European Affairs. Turkey has shown an interest in Czech experience with the implementation of projects from the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI), especially in the field of environmental protection. The experts from the Ministry of the Environment have provided the Turkish delegation with a lot of knowledge and own experience, which the Turkish side greatly appreciated. The visit was realized within the EU pre-accession assistance, namely The Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance IPA II.