Ministry of Environment and Water
Elaboration of Bulgarian legislation in the area of waste management (Regulation on packaging waste and packaging, Official Journal 2004, and many more). Participation in working groups between different Bulgarian ministries in order to reduce administrative burdens for business and citizens, as well to negotiate certain legislative changes to so create good conditions for business to develop his activities. National reports to the European Commission, participation in TAC Committee on art. 21 Directive 94/62/EC on packaging and packaging waste. Participation in project for the development of the National Waste Management Programme (2008-2013) financed by MATRA Program (Netherlands). Implementation of the PHARE project EuropeAid/120601/D/SV/BG and elaboration of fiche PHARE project Strengthening the administrative capacity to ensure the effective application of the acquis communautaireof the EU waste management (CRIS No.: 2007/019-303.04.02). Participation in working groups of the European Council linked to elaboration of Framework Directive 2008/98/EC on waste. Preparation of the Ministry’s budget for Waste Management Directorate in a period 2006-2008. Introducing at a national level of the tax on packaging, vehicles, batteries and accumulators, EEE, etc. Elaboration of Financial impact assessment of legislative acts and financial analysis for separate collection and product fee for different products placed on the market (packaging, vehicles, EEE, etc.). Support to the leading Directorate in the Ministry for EIA in the part related to waste management activities.
Expert: Irina, Head expert on recycling of waste and packaging waste