People to People

People-to-people (P2P) event/action is a tool for strengthening the networking, cooperation, promotion of the cross-border regions and their cultural, traditional, natural heritage. The event/action is enabling the economic potential, both in terms of products and services, as well as for further development of the cross-border regions. Organization of regional manifestations, events, round table discussions, and trade fairs enabling local stakeholders to present offer from their respective areas and provides an excellent model for creation of sustainable partnership for other open calls in the cross-border regions. This has result in an increased sense of joint identity and networking in the cross-border regions.

Wine and Cheese Festival 2015, 21-22 August, small square – Chinar Tree, Ohrid, Republic...

The Department of Tourism and Local Economic Development of Municipality of Ohrid in cooperation with Agrinet from Albania are continuing the tradition of organizing the two day festival of wine and cheese. Local producers of wine and cheese operating mainly in the rural areas of the Prespa cross-border region will exhibit their traditional products. This year, for the first time, wineries and tourism stakeholders from the TIkvesh region will participate on the event.

48.Ilok Grape Harvest, 29 August – 6 September, Ilok, Croatia

The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern Europe within the SWG EC project: “Fostering regional cooperation and balanced territorial development of...

Report on VIII International Volunteer Eco camp Trsic 2015, 05-12 March, Loznica, Serbia

With the support of European Union funded project project: “Preparation for implementation of the Area Based Development (ABD) Approach in the Western Balkans – 2nd phase” implemented by SWG, was organized the regional event: VIII International Volunteer Eco camp Trsic 2015 in Trsic/Loznica, Serbia.

Report on event “Regional Art Colony”, 06-10 March 2015, Sabac, Serbia

With the support of the European Union project: “Preparation for implementation of the Area Based Development (ABD) Approach in the Western Balkans – 2nd phase”, the event: “Regional Art Colony”, was organized in Sabac, Serbia.

Report on P2P action in “Sharra” region – Bona Adventitia – Conference and Fair

With aim to increase promotion of agro-rural products and stimulate local businesses, economy and further promotion of the region, on 28th February regional conference about the challenges and opportunities for rural development and agro business was held.

International sales tourist crafts fair, food produced in traditional way, old and artistic crafts:...

With the support of the European funded project “Preparation for implementation of the Area Based Development (ABD) Approach in the Western Balkans – 2nd phase” implemented by SWG, the International fair “Ethno bazaar", will be organized in the period 06.-07.03.2015, in Sabac, Serbia.