The EIRA, which is now in the pilot stage, aims at identifying risks for the energy sector, comparing countries’ risk profiles and proposing mitigating measures. With this new publication, the Energy Charter Secretariat will contribute to lowering investment risks and barriers, which might be detrimental for the investment climate. The EIRA pilot publication will be presented during the Energy Charter Conference on 28-29 November 2017 in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.
Mongolia is a contracting party to the Energy Charter Treaty and Member of the Energy Charter Conference. In the sidelines of the fact-finding mission the Mongolian government and the representatives of the ECS discussed further strengthening the ties between the International Energy Charter and Central and South-East Asia by enhancing cross-border cooperation in the Asian region and through technical assistance and capacity building.