1st Dialog Platform for the cross border region “Sharra”, 1-2 December, 2015, Prevall/Prevalac, Kosovo*


In the framework of the project “Solid Waste Management in cross-border rural and coastal areas of SEE region”, was organized the First Dialogue Platform sessions for the identification of challenges and needs for establishment of cross-border integrated solid waste management models in the SEE cross-border regions.

The First Dialogue Platform session for “Sharra” Region took place in Hotel Sharri “, Prevall/Prevalac on 1-2 December 2015.
The objectives of the meeting were:

  • Facilitate the communication and cooperation among impacting and impacted communities in three pilot areas,
  • Present findings of the draft assessment of the regional cross-border impact of solid waste management in the pilot regions;
  • Identify challenges and needs for establishment of cross-border ISWM model in the pilot regions;
  • Create an opportunity for municipalities from the selected pilot regions to agree on principles of cooperation;
  • Initiate the process of formulating measures and policy recommendations on ISWM in cross-border areas.

The project is being implemented on behalf of the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) and NALAS, in support of GIZ Open Regional Fund for South East Europe – Modernization of Municipal Services (ORF MMS).

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