In 2015 the consortium of German and Lithuanian competition authorities was selected to implement the EU Twinning project on strengthening institutional capacities of Ukrainian Competition Authority.
The Competition Council will implement the project in partnership with the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy of Germany. Ukrainian Competition Authority will have an opportunity to learn about the system of competition enforcement in Germany and Lithuania.
Facts and numbers:
- Twinning partners: Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy of Germany, Competition Council of the Republic of Lithuania, Ukrainian Competition Authority;
- Project duration – 32 months;
- Budget – EUR 1,8 million;
- Competition Council‘s representatives in the project: Chairman Š. Keserauskas, Deputy Chairman J. Šovienė, Head of Dominant Undertakings and Mergers Supervision Division J. Brėskytė, Head of Public Administrative Bodies Supervision Division J. Paulauskaitė, Adviser of Anti-competitive Agreements Investigation Division J. Bučys, Council Member J. Ivanauskienė, Chief Expert of Dominant Undertakings and Mergers Supervision Division I. Jakubavičienė, Council Member D. Lurje, Adviser on Economic Analysis Š. Pajarskas, Deputy Chairman E. Šatas, Executive Director A. Selčinskienė.