Íîâèíè "SEIS Ukraine" http://seis-ukraine.org/rssen.php SEIS Ukraine - Shared Environmental Information System en Sun, 2021 Jul 25 02:57:47 +0300 Sun, 2021 Jul 25 02:57:47 +0300 info@seis-ukraine.org info@seis-ukraine.org The SEIS project provided support for the transfer of air quality data http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/21 An automated process of air quality data transfer from the Ministry of Environment Protection and Natural Resources of Ukraine to the European Air Quality Index System has been launched. Data on the concentrations of ozone, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide, suspended dust particles with a diameter of less than 10 and 2.5 are used to calculate the air quality index. Data are transmitted every hour from seven automated posts of the Donetsk Regional State Administration. The organization of the data transfer process was made possible by the efforts of the ENI SEIS II East project, which is being... Wed, 24 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0300 Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine considered the National SoER in 2017 and 2018 http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/20 The Committee on Environmental Policy and Nature Management of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine considered the National Reports on the State of the Environment in Ukraine in 2017 and 2018. The Committee decided to publish the Reports. The Reports will be posted on the website of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources in the near future. Ukrainian experts used the experience gained within the ENI SEIS II project during the development of the Reports. Tue, 16 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0300 The EEA team builds capacity of air quality monitoring in Ukraine http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/19 Building capacity in using and accessing air quality data is a part of the ENI SEIS II East project. The objective is to increase the use and public accessibility of air quality measurement data in accordance with the EU Directive on air quality. The first regional workshop on air quality monitoring kicked off this process for the Eastern Partnership countries in 2018 and the second regional workshop took place in 2019. The team of experts from the European Environment Agency (EEA), Norwegian Institute for Air Research, 4Sphere and the national experts from the Ministry of Energy and Environmental... Thu, 05 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 GeoCadastre supplemented map with new layers http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/18 The State GeoCadastre has supplemented the Public Cadastral Map (PCM) with new information layers. In particular, “Oil and Gas Wells”, “Mineral Deposits”, “Emerald Network”, “State Control over Land Use”, and Earth remote sensing data containing “2019 Classification of Crops” and “Sowing on Unregistered Lands”. The updated information is in the open access and is provided by responsible institutions: Ministry of Energy and Environmental Protection of Ukraine, State Service of Geology and Subsoil of Ukraine, on the basis of data from the State Land Cadastre as well as information obtained within... Wed, 11 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 The «Environment of Ukraine 2018» was published http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/17 The State Statistics Service of Ukraine has released the statistical yearbook "Environment of Ukraine 2018". The statistical yearbook contains information on the state of environment in Ukraine, the impact of economic activity on environment, the availability and use of natural resources, and the cost of environmental protection for 2010-2018. Information is provided throughout the country as well as by region. Some indicators are provided by settlements. Most of the information provided is based on state statistical observations of the State Statistics Service of Ukraine. Tue, 10 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 Workshop on air quality monitoring and reporting was held in Tbilisi http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/16 The “2019 Regional workshop on air quality monitoring and reporting” was held in Tbilisi from 20-22 November 2019. The workshop delivered hands-on training on air quality data management, processing and reporting. This is in line with international commitments related to the capacity building, technology and systemic issues targets of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 17: ‘Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development’. This event, which is a part of on-going EU-funded technical assistance, enhances institutional capacity in the use... Thu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 Ukraine participated in the Steering Committee of the ENI SEIS II East project http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/15 Ukraine participated in the Steering Committee of the ENI SEIS II East project, held on November 12, 2019 in Copenhagen. Ukraine presented the progress in 2019 in the priority areas of the project at the national level: the development of atmospheric air monitoring systems, biodiversity, open data and e-governance etc. Ukraine presented the demo version of the visualization system of changes in land cover for the suburbs of Kiev, built using the CORINE Land Cover methodology under the ENI SEIS II East project. Countries agreed on further measures needed to ensure that the project is operational... Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 Roundtable on open data for the environment held in Kyiv http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/14 The roundtable on open data and e-Government in the environment held In the Aarhus Center on September 26, 2019. The roundtable was attended by representatives of the European Environmental Agency, the Ministry of Energy and Environmental Protection of Ukraine, the State Statistics Service of Ukraine and other executive authorities, and the public. The roundtable was organized for identify steps to ensure the legal, organizational and technical conditions for integrating environmental information with national e-government and open data in accordance with SEIS principles as part of the ENI SEIS... Thu, 26 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0300 The second CORINE Land Cover training was held in Kyiv http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/13 With the support of the European Environment Agency and the Ministry of Energy and Environmental Protection of Ukraine, practical training on the implementation of the CORINE Land Cover methodology in Ukraine was held on September 17-19 in Kyiv. The training was organized as part of the implementation of the EU funded project " Implementation of the Shared Enviromental Information System (SEIS) principles and practices in the ENP East region" (ENI SEIS II East). Representatives of the Ministry of Energy and Environmental Protection of Ukraine and other institutions and organizations took part... Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0300 Workshop on sharing environmental information effectively started today http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/12 The workshop is attended by communication officers and experts who are responsible for communication and access to environmental information from Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, Belarus, Armenia and Azerbaijan. The workshop is dedicated to improving communication with the public and politicians in accordance with the Aarhus Convention, studying methodologies and tools that will help to create advertising campaigns, using social media tools, communicating in crisis situations, to designing data storytelling and infographics, and opportunities for synergies and learning from the Eionet. The event was... Thu, 12 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0300 The Government has approved a new Procedure for State Air Monitoring http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/11 The Procedure was developed by the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine in the framework of Ukraine\'s fulfillment of obligations in the environmental part of the Association Agreement with the EU with the participation of the ENI SEIS II East project. Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine Ostap Semerak said that the Procedure is based on Directive No. 2008/50/EC and Directive No. 2004/107/EC, which define the requirements for the monitoring of atmospheric air and air quality. “At present, there is no proper monitoring of the atmosphere in Ukraine, so today\'s decision... Tue, 27 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0300 Regional meeting on Open Data and E-Government services http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/10 The event brings together high-level representatives from the Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries from Ministries of Environment, Statistical Offices as well as officials from other relevant institutions dealing with environment and related information (e.g. authority responsible for Land management and cadaster, Ministry of Health, Transport and Energy etc.) The focus is to discuss and identify feasible and practical means for integrating environmental information in national E-Governance/Open Data frameworks and platforms to raise the profile of environmental information through its accessibility... Tue, 05 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 24th session of the UNECE Committee on Environmental Policy (CEP) http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/9 The twenty-fourth session of the UNECE CEP took place on 29 - 31 January 2019 in Geneva and attracted over 50 participants from across the pan-European region, as well as the Romanian Presidency, DG ENV, EEA, representatives from WHO, UN Environment, EcoForum, OECD, UNECE and the conventions. The Committee on Environmental Policy (CEP) is the overall governing body of the UNECE environmental activities. CEP works to support countries to enhance their environmental governance and trans boundary cooperation as well as strengthen implementation of the UNECE regional environmental commitments and... Thu, 31 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 Ukraine will create new air monitoring system based on the EU standard http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/6 The Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine prepared a draft resolution for the procedure on implementation of air monitoring for the approval of the Cabinet of Ministers. This procedure was developed with the support from the ENI SEIS II East project. "It is necessary to reform the current air monitoring system, since it does not allow us to fully obtain information on concentrations of contaminants and to take response measures. This problem is extremely topical and does not require additional arguments in Ukraine. Implementation of the monitoring system will ensure the right of... Tue, 29 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 Ukraine\'s new procedure for the water monitoring http://seis-ukraine.org/?en/shownews/7 The new procedure for the water monitoring program, approved by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine in 2018, came into force as from January 1, 2019. This procedure is aligned with the EU directives and will help to get more information about the state of water in the country. "From now on, monitoring of water in Ukraine will be carried out according to European standards. The new procedure eliminates duplication of functions between different monitoring entities, provides for a clear procedure and systematic approach to monitoring the state of surface water, groundwater and seawater", - said... Wed, 02 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200