Svyatoslav Pavlyuk works as an Executive Director of EECU – Association of Energy Efficient Cities of Ukraine, which aims to improve the capacity of municipalities to plan and implement energy transition and energy efficiency programs in their efforts to modernize the municipal infrastructure and reach carbon neutrality.
Svyatoslav has extensive experience in promoting the reform agenda on the local and national levels and providing advisory to Governmental structures in a number of spheres including energy efficiency, good governance, public administration reform, and integration with the EU.
As a Team Leader for the Covenant of Mayors East project in 2012-2015 Planned and supervised activities with over 180 involved municipalities in 11 counties of Eastern partnership and Central Asia region at the time. As of 2023, EECU supports over 300 Ukrainian municipalities in their Covenant of Mayors obligations.
As a Deputy Team leader and expert for EIB’s Ukrainian Municipal Infrastructure Program, he was responsible for the coordination of activities of the Programme Management Support Unit, and the start of 400 mln. Euro UMIP Programme (loan funding for municipal projects in district heating, energy efficiency in public buildings, water supply/wastewater and solid waste management, street lighting).
Since 2018, he has been leading the introduction of the European Energy Award in Ukraine.