Results from the 5th Stakeholders’ Group meeting for “Drina-Tara” cross border region, 10th October 2013, Bijelo Polje, Montenegro



The 5th Stakeholders’ Group meeting for the cross-border region “Drina-Tara” within the SWG EU funded project ”Preparations for implementation of the Area Based Development Approach (ABDA) in the Western Balkan countries” took part on 10th of October 2013 in Bijelo Polje, Montenegro.
The objective of this meeting was to summarize the undertaken activities, to present the developed documents and to endorse their finalization. The documentation developed during the meeting will serve as a framework for future actions oriented towards the economic development of this cross-border region.

The following topics were discussed at the meeting:

  • Current state of the concept of Area Based Development (ABD) Approach
  • Draft Programming Document for economic development of the cross-border region “Drina-Tara”
  • Strategic framework of the cross-border region “Drina-Tara“
  • Project Proposals
  • Operational Protocol

The participants agreed on a Follow-up meeting in November in order to finalize the project proposal for integrated economic development in the “Drina – Tara” CB region.

TV report from the 5th SHG Meeting for “Drina-Tara” CB region: