SWG in cooperation with GIZ organized a travelling workshop/exposure visit for young researchers and junior level representatives of relevant public authorities in natural resources management (NRM). The visit took place in Sweden, in the region Bergslagen-Mälardalen, in the period 22–26 May, 2017. The objective of the visit was transfer of Swedish experience regarding management of forest, water and soil, and more specifically gaining knowledge about certain aspects of NRM in Sweden, such as:
- Institutional setup;
- Coordination among relevant authorities;
- Link between research and policy making;
The countries/territories of the Western Balkans were represented by one young researcher and one junior level representative of a relevant public authority.