Third National Networking Workshops for the FAO SWG Project


Third National Networking Workshops for the FAO SWG Project:”Streamlining of agriculture and rural development policies of SEE countries for EU accession” will be held in the month of April 2014 across the South Eastern European countries.

The main topics of the Workshops will be:

–        Agriculture and rural development  – state of art of the country(Situation and trend analysis, comparison with the EU and within the region, gap analysis);
–        Presentation of the policy frame and budgetary transfers (APM results: situation and trends, comparison with the EU (quantitative and qualitative) and  gap analysis);
–        Discussion and agreement about the country specific recommendations for streamlining of agriculture and rural development policies;
–        Progress related to enhancement of cooperation between academia and policy makers.

Dates and places of the national networking workshops are the following:

09th of April 2014 – Zagreb, Croatia
10th of April 2014 – Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
11th of April 2014 – Belgrade, Serbia
23rd of April 2014 – Pristina, Kosovo*
24th of April 2014 – Ohrid, Macedonia
28th of April 2014 – Tirana, Albania
29th of April 2014 – Podgorica, Montenegro

Programme 3rdNNW – Croatia
Programme 3rdNNW – Bosnia and Herzegovina
Programme 3rdNNW – Serbia
Programme 3rdNNW – Kosovo
Programme 3rdNNW – Macedonia
Programme 3rdNNW – Albania
Programme 3rdNNW – Montenegro

* Kosovo* “This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence.”