The First working meeting of the Regional Expert Advisory Working Group (REAWG) on Wine in South Eastern Europe was held in the period 11th – 13th of June 2015 in Arandjelovac, Serbia.
The aim of the meeting was to discuss the possibilities for regional cooperation in the wine sector in coordination with SWG and mapping a draft operational plan for possible regional activities and actions that can be taken in the SEE region.
In the course of the foreseen period of the meeting the participants also had the opportunities to visit some of the local wineries as well as the Wine Festival of Shumadija.
The working group meeting is being organized by the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in close cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture and Environment of Serbia. At the meeting head of departments/sectors from the Ministries of Agriculture member institutions of the SWG and experts from the Universities i.e. Faculties of Agriculture/Institutes and other entities that manage wine and viticulture issues were present.