Institutional Issues and Strengthening of Regional Cooperation (96.07)

Project Description

The main aim of the project was the preparation of the foundations for the development of cooperation between the beneficiaries in the field of interstate hydrocarbon transportation.

The project designed a mutually acceptable framework to improve and maintain safe and reliable conditions for oil and gas trade and transit, both for interstate trade in Central Asia, the Caucasus and Western CIS countries and for exports. In addition, the project proposed practical solutions for the payment of commodities and services related to oil and gas interstate trade and to finance future projects.

Key Data



Implementation period

01/11/1997 - 31/05/1999



Thematic Areas

Energy policy, Energy markets, Energy security, Energy investments

Beneficiary countries

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan