Workshops

Workshop “Capacity building on integrated economic development in rural cross-border areas – from visioning to realization” 15-17 March, 2017 in Rankovce, Macedonia

The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), following the overall goals of the EU funded project “Fostering regional cooperation and balanced territorial development of Western Balkan countries in the process towards EU integration – Support to the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-East Europe”, as well as FAO TCP Facility:

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Joint Workshop for Development of Measures and Regional Policy Recommendations, 05 – 06 April 2016, Neum, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Joint Workshop for Development of Measures and Regional Policy Recommendations for application of the models for integrated solid waste management in a cross border context was organized within the project “Solid Waste Management in cross-border rural and coastal areas of South Eastern European region”, implemented on behalf of the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) and NALAS, in support of GIZ Open Regional Fund for

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Workshop “Strengthening partnership and networking” 22-23 January 2015, Banja Koviljaca, Serbia

Following the overall goals of the EU funded project “Preparation for Implementation of the Area Based Development (ABD) Approach in the Western Balkans – 2nd phase”, two day workshops on the topic “Strengthening partnership and networking” will be held on 22-23 January 2015 in Banja Koviljaca, Serbia. This event is organised by SWG  and FAO, through the FAO TCP: “Support to the implementation of integrated, innovative cooperation projects

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Third Regional Networking Workshop SWG FAO project: ”Streamlining of agriculture and rural development policies of SEE countries for EU accession” 17 June, 2014, Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The aim of the Third Regional Networking Workshop within the FAO SWG Project: ”Streamlining of agriculture and rural development policies of SEE countries for EU accession” was to present and discuss the final results of the analysis of the agriculture and rural development policies of the South-East European countries. The following topics were discussed during the meeting: -        Country specific gap analysis, recommendations and action

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Outcomes from the 3rd National Networking Workshops for the FAO-SWG Project: “Streamlining of agriculture and rural development policies of SEE countries for EU accession”, 09-29 April 2014, SEE Countries

Third National Networking Workshops for the FAO-SWG Project:”Streamlining of agriculture and rural development policies of SEE countries for EU accession” were held in the period from 9th – 29th of April 2014 across the South Eastern European countries: Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Kosovo*, Macedonia, Albania and Montenegro. The following topics were discussed on each National Workshop: -        Agriculture and rural development 

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Results from the Workshops: “Partnership and cooperation in joint projects for integrated economic development”, 3 and 4 April 2014, Banja Koviljaca and Ljubovija, Serbia

A Workshop entitled: "Partnership and cooperation in joint projects for integrated economic development" was organized by the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in the Southeast Europe as an activity related to the implementation of the second phase of the EU funded project: ”Preparation for implementation of Area Based Development Approach in the Western Balkans”. The event was tailored for the Stakeholders from “Drina-Sava”

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“Empowering Rural Stakeholders” – outcomes from Multi country traveling WS-s and the Concluding Conference, 31 March – 2 April 2014 (Serbia, Montenegro and Macedonia) and 8 April 2014, Brussels, Belgium

The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in the Southeast Europe and the PREPARE Partnership for Rural Europe jointly initiated an event entitled: “Empowering rural stakeholders: Mainstreaming participation of stakeholders in development and implementation of agriculture and rural development policies in the Western Balkans and Turkey”. The aim of this intervention was to promote mutual understanding and cooperation between

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Outcome from the Workshop on Monitoring the SEE2020 Strategy held at the OECD headquarters in Paris“, 10th March 2014, Paris, France

Ms. Katerina Spasovska, Senior Project Manager at the SWG Head Office/Secretariat participated at the WS on Monitoring the SEE2020 Strategy held at the OECD headquarters in Paris on March 10th 2014. Representatives of regional organisations and initiatives, delegations to the OECD, OECD experts and analysts from the OECD Investment Compact for South East Europe discussed both the design and the relevance of the draft indicators for measuring the

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Stakeholders and potential partners from “Drina-Sava” cross-border region met to launch initiative and concrete actions for preparations for integrated economic development, 12-13 November 2013, Andrevlje, Serbia

The main objective of this workshop which was held in the Center of economic and technological development of Vojvodina (CePTOR), Andrevlje, Serbia, was to launch initiative and concrete actions on the ground to test the approach based on the development of the territory and to prepare a pilot project for an integrated approach to economic development "Drina-Sava" cross-border region. The following two main topics were elaborated: Introduction and

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Workshop for the Stakeholders involved in the preparation of Integrated Economic Development Project in “Drina-Tara” cross-border region held on Zlatibor, 7th November 2013, Zlatibor, Serbia

The objective of this Workshop, organized as a follow-up of the 5th Stakeholders’ group meeting for the cross-border region “Drina-Tara” held in October in Bijelo Polje, was launching the initiative and concrete actions to test area based development approach and preparation of a pilot project for the integrated economic development. The discussion was focused on the following topics: Integrated approach for economic development of cross-border

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