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The ABD Grant schemes are designed to support small projects in the cross-border regions related to income generation by improvement of production process, technology and quality of products and services in various value chains (tourism, agriculture, etc.). It supports partnerships of a cross-border character but also individual projects/businesses who have potential of expanding and engaging into cross-border partnership in the near future. The focus is on a sustainable business projects and partnerships who are in line with the local development strategies and considering important economic initiatives.

Contract Signing Ceremonies for the grant awarded applicants within the ABD Grant sheme for...

The aim of the grant scheme was to support small projects in the cross-border regions “Prespa” and “Sharra” related to income generation by promoting sustainable use of natural resources, improvement of production processes, technology and quality of products and services through integrated water and forest resources management. Special attention was given to the economic activities of women and young people in the cross-border areas.

Info days for the opening of the ABD Grant scheme in the cross-border region...

The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-East Europe in cooperation with GIZ within the project ”Rural development through integrated forest and water resources management” (LEIWW), has opened the Call for proposals for the ABD Grant Scheme on the 27th May, 2016.

Short overview of the grant projects and investments financed within the EU funded project:...

The grant scheme was designed to support investments in the “Drina – Tara” and “Drina – Sava” cross-border regions related to the improvement of production processes, implementation of improved technology and improvement of quality of products and services.

“ABDA Info Days” for the cross border region Drina-Sava were held in Brcko and...

ABDA Info Days were organized in two municipalities from the cross-border region "Drina-Sava". In total 15 participants in Brcko and 27 in Sabac (potential beneficiaries and media representatives) were informed in details about the application procedure for the on-going Open call for Project Proposals.

Contract signing ceremony for the ABD Grant scheme beneficiaries from the cross-border regions of...

The Standing Working Group for Regional Rural Development (SWG) in SEE organized the official Contract signing ceremony for ABD Grant scheme beneficiaries from the cross-border regions of “Drina-Tara” and “Drina-Sava” on 9th November 2016 on Zlatibor, Serbia. The contracts for the grants have been signed by 25 beneficiaries.

CALL CLOSED FOR – ABD grant scheme – 2nd Call for proposals

The SWG Head Office/Secretariat on behalf of the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group is opening the second Call for proposals under the “ABD grant scheme”, as a part of the activity “Enhancing competitiveness with small grants for renewal of production facilities and purchase of equipment for introducing new production processes to improve or innovate products” within the project financed by the European Commission “Preparation for Implementation of the Area Based Development (ABD) Approach in the Western Balkans – 2nd phase” (contract number 2013-336-472).