RCOP Sectoral Monitoring Committee was established on November 27, 2007 with the participation of relevant public bodies, economic and social stakeholders and local partners. The Committee is co-chaired by the Ministry and European Commission. Sectoral Monitoring Committee is an important instrument supporting our Ministry in for the attainment of the objectives specified in the RCOP.

Tasks of the RCOP Sectoral Monitoring Committee are as follows:

•  To review the progress made towards achieving the targets of the Programme,
•  To review the results of implementation, particularly the achievement of the targets set for each priority axis and measures, 
•  To review the results of interim evaluation,
•  To examine Sectoral Annual and Final Reports on implementation before submission of the reports to the Commission, NIPAC and relevant parties,
•  To examine any proposal to amend the Financing Agreement and Operational Programme,
•  To approve project selection criteria and any revision to be made to such criteria, 
•  To review and approve Communication Action Plan,
•  May propose to the Operating Structure any revision or examination of the Programme for the purposes of the achievement of Programme objectives or improvement of administrative and financial management,
•  May make recommendations to European Commission and NIPAC with the aim of attaining Programme objectives and enhancing its efficiency,
•  May propose to organise a meeting at technical level if necessary,
•  To present progress made in the implementation of Programme by priority axis and if necessary by measures or operations,
•  To present to IPA Monitoring Committee issues in relation to functioning of management and control systems raised by Audit Authority, NAO and CAO.

1st Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (27 November 2007)

2nd Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (5 June 2008)

3rd Sectoral Monitoring Commitee Meeting (22 January 2009)

4th Sectoral Monitoring Commitee Meeting (10 June 2009)

5th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (19 November 2009)

6th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (22 April 2010)

7th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (14 October 2010)

8th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (18 May 2011)

9th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (22 November 2011)

10th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (27 June 2012)

11th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (13 November 2012)

12th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (27 June 2013)

13th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (28 November 2013)

14th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (25 June 2014)

15th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (27 November 2014)

16th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (3 June 2015)

17th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (26 November 2015)

18th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (25 May 2016)

19th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (30 November 2016)

20th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (3 May 2017)

21th Sectoral Monitoring Committee Meeting (7 November 2017)