Legal and Regulatory Framework > Portugal

Support to partner countries’ legal frameworks

Support to partner countries’ legal frameworks has been one of the main priorities of Portuguese Development Cooperation. Support provided in this area includes: training and capacity building programs for public entities; support for the reform of public administrations; the improvement of administrative rules, standards and procedures; the elaboration of adequate legislation; and the strengthening of the capacities to devise and improve management mechanisms, namely at the level of tax reforms and the reform of the statistical sector.