Fourth Meeting of the Stakeholders Group of the “Drina-Sava” cross- border region within the project “Preparation of a Proposal for an Area Based Development in the Western Balkans”, 2nd July 2012, Ilok, Croatia


The main objective of the 4th meeting of the Stakeholders Group of the “Drina-Sava” cross-border region was the presentation of the draft strategic framework and the action plan for regional cooperation for implementation of the ABD in the target area and formal acceptance of the documents by the Stakeholders Group (SHG).

Beside the information on the progress made so far, the participants discussed about possibilities for further facilitation and support to the area based development in this pilot region through analysis of the presented/proposed implementing structure, the needs of the Stakeholder`s Group (SHG) (structure, responsibilities, operations, finances) and the Memorandum of Understanding among the participating Municipalities for implementation of ABD in the region of “Drina- Sava”.

At the same time, the participants proposed some ideas related to setting up working/interest groups and one SHG facilitator for the follow up and facilitation of further activities.

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