“25th SWG Assembly meeting”, 2 – 7 December, Munich, Germany


The 25th SWG Assembly meeting organized by the SWG Head Office/ Secretariat will take place in Munich, Germany from 2-7 December.

Members of the Assembly will review the activities realized within the SWG in the period January – December 2012, plan the SWG activities for the up-coming year and prepare the SWG Operational Plan for 2013 following the conclusions from 6th Annual Working Meeting of the Ministers of Agriculture from SEE.

The other key topics for discussion are the following:

  • SWG Annual Financial Report for the period October 1st 2011 – September 30th 2012;
  • Decisive overview of the operation of the SWG Bodies;
  • Cooperation with other international organizations and institutions.

The last two days of the event are foreseen for a field trip in Munich and its’ surroundings. The Bavarian Ministry of Agriculture, Technical University of Munich – Weihenstephan and selected locations in the “Green Center of Bavaria” will be visited.

During these visits, the members of the SWG Asembly will learn about the Programming Process for 2014 to 2020 and Research contributions towards Rural Development Policy in Bavaria.