Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Grant Scheme Investments

The ABD Grant schemes are designed to support small projects in the Western Balkan 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.

Improving conditions for cheese production and rural tourism of Pesic family

Within the SEDRA grant investment Pesic family from Montenegro established central heating system for cheese plant and degustation center as well as installing isolation to ensure energy efficiency and façade which will contribute to attractiveness of the center as well.

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.

Through the SEDRA project grant scheme supported 35 beneficiaries from the WB

Did you know that almost half of the population of Southeast Europe lives in rural areas? The majority of them is financially dependent on agriculture and forestry, where percentage of people employed in agriculture in the region is approximately 20% (from 8% in Montenegro to 41.4% in Albania).

Info days in the cross-border region Drina-Sava for the Open Call for Proposals for...

The SWG Head Office/Secretariat on behalf of the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group has launched the Call for proposals “ABD Grant Scheme”, as a part of the activity within the project “Rural development through integrated forest and water resources management” (LEIWW) SWG and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ), financially supported by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Development Cooperation (BMZ). This Grant Scheme is also supported and facilitated by the European Union funded project “Fostering regional cooperation and balanced territorial development of Western Balkan countries in the process towards EU integration” implemented by SWG.

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.

Grujicic family from the village Trsic, Serbia aims to preserve the heritage and to...

Grant scheme investment is part of the project: “Diversification of economic activities in rural areas of Southeast Europe: Value chain development and capacity building” supported by SWG RRD in partnership with and GIZ.