The Seventh Annual Working Meeting of Ministers of Agriculture from SEE, which is to be held in Kopaonik, the Republic of Serbia in the period from 14th to 16th of November 2013, will be hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management of the Republic of Serbia and the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern Europe.
The aim of the meeting is to discuss the future of regional cooperation and reforms in the sector of agriculture and rural development in the process of EU approximation of the SEE region with focus on the reforms of the Common Agriculture Policy of the EU as well as the regional territorial cooperation in South – East European countries within the Area Based Development concept.
• Reforms of the Common Agriculture Policy and Rural Development Policy of the EU for the period post-2013;
• EU integration and the agriculture and rural development assistance under IPA 2014 – 2020;
• Regional territorial cooperation in South-East European countries within the Area Based Development.
Traditionally, the event will end up with a Declaration of the 7th Annual Working Meeting of Ministers of Agriculture from South-East Europe, bilateral Ministers’ meetings and Official Dinner which will be hosted by H.E. Dragan Glamocic, Serbian Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management