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19th Meeting of the Stakeholder group for the Cross-border region of “Prespa”, 08 June 2018, Venue – premises of Dorcas Aid Albania- Korce, Republic of Albania

The 19th Stakeholder Group (SHG) meeting in the cross-border region of Prespa, will be held on the 08th of June 2018, Venue – premises of Dorcas Aid Albania - Korce, Republic of Albania. The discussions on this meeting will be focused on the following topics: -Overview of the general activities related to implementation of ABDA in “Prespa” Cross-Border region within the EU project “Regional cooperation and networking in the field of agriculture,

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XV International Folklore Festival Visegrad, 18 – 19 May, 2018, Visegrad, B&H

The International Folklore Festival was organized in Visegrad, Bosnia and Herzegovina in a period from 18-19 May 2018 where folklore ensembles from Serbia, Montenegro,  Macedonia, Bulgaria and Bosnia and Herzegovina took a part. The first evening of the festival was held at the Cultural Center due to the bad weather conditions. The second festival evening was held in Andricgrad, and all the ensembles participated in the defile from the Mehmed Pasa

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“Ethno festival” , 26th May, 2018 Bijeljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina”

The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern Europe within the project: “Rural development through integrated forest and water resources management in Southeast Europe: Rural perspectives: qualification, reintegration and (self) employment” will support the organization of the Event “Ëthno Festival” which will be organized by NGO “Beli andjeo” and which will be held on 26.05.2018 in Bijeljina, Bosnia and

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“Majevica is calling” , 25-27 May, 2018 Lopare, Bosnia and Herzegovina”

The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern Europe and Municipality Lopare will support the manifestation “Majevica is calling”which will be organized by NGO “Majevicki akcijasi”. The manifestation will gather around 100 participants from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia, Macedonia and Montenegro. Focus is set on the environmental protection and cleaning actions. The event was supported within

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The SWG Regional Office is looking for Project Assistant

PROJECT ASSISTANT Engagement within the SWG Regional Office in Belgrade, Serbia Objective of the position -Serves as assistant within the SWG Regional Office in Belgrade; -Provides administrative, clerical and programmatic support of general and specialized nature; -Performs a variety of technical, analytical and administrative duties in providing various support and assistance to responsible staff in the SWG Regional office within projects implemented

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Informal Gathering of the Ministers of Agriculture from Western Balkan countries, 25 April 2018 Zagreb, Croatia

Ministers/Heads of Delegations of agriculture and rural development, gathered on 25th of April 2018 in Zagreb, Croatia at the Informal Gathering organized under the joint auspices of the Ministry of Agriculture of Croatia and the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South Eastern Europe, to discuss the process of approximation of the Western Balkan countries and the assistance which could be provided by Croatia from the perspective

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Interim meeting of the Regional Expert Advisory Working Group (REAWG) on Agri-Environment Policy (AEP), 14 – 16 May 2018, Podgorica, Montenegro

SWG and GIZ took an initiative to develop a regional approach for the assessment of the agri-environment policies in the countries/territories of the SEE, as well as to propose policy framework for implementation of sustainable agricultural practices in line with EU policies. The major outcomes of the assignment are: Regional methodology and approach for the assessment of agri-environment policies in the countries/territories of the SEE; Evaluation

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Interim meeting of the DG JRC funded projects: “Agricultural Policy Developments and EU Approximation Process in the Western Balkans Countries (APDAP-WB)” and “Land Market Development and Small Farms’ Access to Land in the Pre-accession Countries (LMSF-AC)”, 10 – 11 May 2018, Durres, Albania

An expert group of representatives of academia and relevant ministries from the Western Balkans will gather in Durres for an interim meeting of two DG JRC funded projects, implemented by SWG: “Agricultural Policy Developments and EU Approximation Process in the Western Balkans Countries (APDAP-WB)” and “Land Market Development and Small Farms’ Access to Land in the Pre-accession Countries (LMSF-AC)”. Under the scientific guidance of the

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Capacity building “Development of the value chains in tourism and agro-business sector“ for the Stakeholders’ Group for the Cross – border region “Krsh”, 26–28 April 2018, Hotel Palma, Tivat, Montenegro

The Standing Working Group for Regional Rural Development (SWG) in SEE within the EU funded project: ”Regional cooperation and networking in the field of agriculture, rural and economic development of cross-border areas” organized workshop “Development of the value chains in tourism and agro-business sector“  for the Stakeholders’ Group for the Cross - border region “Krsh”, 26-28 April 2018, Hotel Palma, Tivat, Montenegro The Capacity

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Results and final ranking list for the call for People to People events in the cross-border regions of “Krsh”, “Pcinja – Krajishte” and “Prokletije – Bjeshket e Nemuna”

The SWG Call for support to People to People events under the European Union funded project “Regional cooperation and networking in the field of agriculture, rural and economic development of cross-border Areas” in the cross-border regions of “Pcinja-Krajishte”, “Krsh” and “Prokletije-Bjeshket e Nemuna” has been closed on 13.04.2018. In total, 16 (sixteen) applications have been received and below you will find the final ranking lists

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