Switchgear, Solvent and Fire Protection Sector Workshops were held in Ankara and Istanbul
The first workshops of the project were held on the switchgear, solvent and fire protection sectors, on 9, 10, 11 April 2018 respectively, at Grand Cevahir Şişli Hotel, Istanbul; and on 12-13 April 2018 at Anadolu Downtown Hotel, Ankara. The workshops were held with the attendance of more than 100 participants from the private sector and government organizations.
The workshops started with the opening speech of the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, regarding the activities of the ministry on ODS and F-gas topics and the national F-gas Regulation. The project experts informed the participants about the project and the current situation was discussed.
Following the session of presentations, briefing notes were distributed to guide the participants for group discussions on priority issues such as leak testing, waste recovery and recycling, training and certification of service personnel, and f-gas quota systems. Participants were asked to form the groups and discussed based on a set of questions.
At the end of the workshop, the next steps of the project were discussed and the presentations made at the workshops can be accessed here.