Ongoing Projects Activities

Prespa Apple harvest Festival traditionally organized in Resen, North Macedonia

For the 23rd time this event was organized in three consecutive days by the Municipality of Resen. Оn this day, an event is traditionally organized for the ceremonial plucking of the first apple in Prespa, where representatives of local, regional and national institutions and delegations from the state and the region attend.

Fair of traditional products, Niksic, Montenegro

Organized by the Touristic Organization of Niksic, Fair of traditional products had a promotional and sales character, with important segment of networking of producers, and popularization of sustainable agriculture and rural development.

12th Plum, Fruit Brandy and Honey Fair, Ugljevik, Republic of Srpska, B&H

This event provided an opportunity for producers from rural areas to exhibit and promote their products. In this way, Agency for support to small and  medium sized companies of teh Municipality of Ugljevik as the organizer of the event encourages producers to increase their production providing support in better placement and visibility of products.

Second Meeting of Working Group for Sustainable Forest Management, Mountain Goc, Serbia

The focus of the meeting was on building capacity for cooperation in the efforts of implementing a Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) in the Western Balkans: Practical implementation of guidelines in particular for High Mixed beech forests and High mixed pine forests.

The International Festival of Nature and Cultural Heritage “Zestival”

The International Festival of Nature and Cultural Heritage "Žestival" is an economic and tourist event organized by the City of Užice in cooperation with partners from the public, private and civil sectors with the aim of affirming and promoting cultural heritage, nature, tradition, rural areas, as well as the promotion and placement of authentic and traditional products of the Republic of Serbia and the neighboring Western Balkan countries.

Promoting tourism potential and local produce of Zupa region

This initiative aims to establish a direct connection between local suppliers and the diaspora, fostering collaboration and boosting local economies. Additionally, the event aligns with the goal of promoting regional culture, preserving traditions, and creating an authentic experience for visitors, all while emphasizing sustainability and environmental consciousness.