1st SHG Meeting for CBR “Prespa, March 1st 2013, Hotel Grand Korca, Albania

Regular meeting of the SHG for cross-border region of “Prespa”. Meeting of the Mayors from the “Prespa” cross-border region. Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding.The discussions on this meeting was focused on three working sessions:

  • Introduction of the concept of Area based Development (ABD) Approach;
  • Presentation of the Baseline Study and strategic Framework for economic development and cross-border cooperation implementing the Area Based Development Approach (ABDA) in the “Prespa” region;
  • Presentation of the next steps and future activities related to implementation of Area based Development (ABD) Approach;
  • Presentation of the plan of activities related to capacity building for implementation       of the ABDA in “Prespa” cross-border region;
  • Discussion about the structure and operational functioning of the Stakeholder Group of the :Prespa” cross-border region;
  • Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding by Mayors from participating Municipalies;

 

This activity was part of the European Union funded project: “Preparation for implementation of Area Based Development Approach in the Western Balkans” implemented by SWG.