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.

Agricultural Cluster Stara Hercegovina organizer of the event “Taste and Crafts Fair”

The "Taste and Crafts Fair" provided a platform for small agricultural producers, artisans, and relevant organizations to present their products, share knowledge, and engage with the community. The fair featured various activities, including an ecologically sustainable workshop aimed at educating young participants about environmental preservation.

The 18th Traditional Manifestation Days of Honey and Medicinal Plants organized in Gorazde, B&H

This year, the fair was held symbolically on May 20 coinciding with the World Bee Day. The two-day event featured not only the exhibition and sale of honey and medicinal plants but also included professional educational sessions.

Innovation in Agriculture and its impact on Local Economic Development organized in Erseka, Albania

The main goal of this activity was to discuss on the transformative realm of agricultural innovation, its effects on the economic landscape, and to foster discussions on advanced farming practices and stimulating the establishment of networks with different stakeholders, with a special emphasis on the distinctive context of Korca.

The first Festival of Fruit Brandies and Healthy Food, “Zdravica” organized in Prijedor

Visitors were treated to numerous activities, including tastings of traditional gastronomic specialties and fruit drinks, lectures by experts on the distillation process, interactive workshops, and a cultural and entertainment program.

Blatnica Cheese Day promotes local products and highlights the unique quality of Blatnica Cheese

Since Blatnica Cheese is part of the tourist offer of the Municipality of Teslic events like these can attract visitors interested in experiencing local flavors and traditions, thereby boosting tourism and supporting local economies.

Gathering of horse enthusiasts and participants engaging in traditional village games

This year, on May 1st, the picturesque Boreta hill in the Prijepolje municipality, Serbia hosted the Komaran kosija event. Alongside the mountain horse race, participants also took part in competitions involving long jumps, cross-country runs, and shoulder throwing disciplines.