Thematic Conference “Cross-border cooperation and management of risks from natural hazards in the region Drina-Sava” 28th January, 2015, Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia

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Within European Union funded project “Preparation for implementation of the Area Based Development (ABD) Approach in the Western Balkans – 2nd phase”, SWG PMU Drina – Sava will support the organization of the Thematic Conference “Cross – border cooperation and management of risks from natural hazards in the Drina-Sava region”, which will be held on January 28th, 2015 in Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia.

The thematic conference will gather representativies from the public and NGO sector from 13 municipalities how will work in thematic groups and prepare strategic guidelines on partnership and futher cooperation.

Thematic sessions will consist of three modules:

(i) Methodological approach to assessing environmental damage due to flooding;

(ii) Risk projections scenario models: climate change, floods, drought and

(iii)The dialogue of all stakeholders: Establishing partnerships – a platform for cross-border cooperation to manage risks from natural hazards.

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