In response to EC adoption of the communication “Better Regulation for Growth and Jobs in the European Union”, Turkey is focusing on how to improve its regulatory capacity. Jacobs Cordova, & associates led this six-month project which built capacities at the Better Regulation Unit at the Prime Minister’s Office and ministry level to help all the public administration to comply by February 2007 with the new RIA requirements mandated by the “Government Decree on Procedures and Principles of Legislation Drafting”. The final report presented action plan for long-term RIA training and capabilities in Turkey. An important element of the project was the Pilot RIA of the law reforming and restructuring the public laboratories in the country.
Turkey, EU, 2006-2007.