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“Day of Mowing- Romanija 2017”, 8th July, 2017 in Sokolac, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The international tourism event “Day of Mowing – Romanija 2017”, which was organized by the Tourism Organization of Sokolac and held on the 8th July, 2017, gathered mowers from Montenegro, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina who showed their skills in this competition of grass mowing with handmade, on the plain which leans on Brezjak, a well-known Sokolac resort. “Day of Mowing- Romanija 2017” is an international tourism event which represents

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Capacity building workshop “Fostering integrated economic development through sustainable use of natural resources and greening of value chains” for the participants from the cross-border regions “Drina-Tara” and “Drina-Sava”, 19-21 April, 2017 in Banja Koviljaca, Serbia

In the period 19-21 April 2017 in Banja Koviljaca, Serbia SWG and FAO international experts facilitated training for the participants from the “Drina-Sava" and "Drina-Tara" cross-border regions. This workshop provided an opportunity for exchange of experiences, as well as development of ideas for possible joint actions among participants. The training was conducted with a participatory approach ensured by plenary and working group discussions.

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XV International trade fair “Brcko 2016”, 24 – 26 November 2016, in Brcko, Bosnia and Herzegovina

SWG awarded with the recognition for International contribution The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern Europe, within the SWG European Union project: “Fostering regional cooperation and balanced territorial development of Western Balkan countries in the process towards EU integration”, supported the participation of the stakeholder group members from the cross-border regions “Drina-Sava” and “Drina-Tara”

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Contract signing ceremony for the ABD Grant scheme beneficiaries from the cross-border regions of “Drina-Tara” and “Drina-Sava”, 9th November, 2016 in Zlatibor, Serbia

The Standing Working Group for Regional Rural Development (SWG) in SEE organized the official Contract signing ceremony for ABD Grant scheme beneficiaries from the cross-border regions of “Drina-Tara” and “Drina-Sava” on 9th November 2016 on Zlatibor, Serbia. The contracts for the grants have been signed by 25 beneficiaries from the City of Uzice, the Municipalities of Čajetina, Prijepolje, Bajina Bašta, Loznica, Bogatić, Šabac (Serbia),

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II. Circle of friendship – International cycling marathon through Drina-Sava & Drina-Tara region 3-5 June, 2016 Brcko – Visegrad

The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern Europe, within the EC project: “Fostering regional cooperation and balanced territorial development of Western Balkan countries in the process towards EU integration”, supported the organization of the regional manifestation “II. Circle of friendship – International cycling marathon through Drina-Sava & Drina-Tara region”, which was organized in the period

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Info days in the cross-border region Drina-Tara for the Open Call for Proposals – ABD Grant Scheme within the LEIWW program, 1-3 June 2016

The SWG Head Office/Secretariat on behalf of the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group has launched the Call for proposals for the “ABD Grant Scheme”, as part of the activity within the project: “Rural development through integrated forest and water resources management” (LEIWW) implemented in by the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern Europe and German Society for International Cooperation

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SWG Project Management Unit/ Secretariat for the cross-border region of “Drina-Tara” opened in Visegrad, 23 December 2013

“The borders between the rural areas of the neighbouring countries are becoming bridges for promoting understanding and joint actions towards better life!” As a result of successfully completed second phase of the activities related to preparations for implementation of the Area Based Development Approach (ABDA) in the Western Balkan countries, the program implementer - the Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern

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Presentation of cross-border regions of “Sharra”, “Prespa”, “Drina-Tara” and “Drina-Sava” on Euregia 2014 and filed visit of Dubener Heide, 27-29 October 2014, Leipzig, Germany

The Euregia 2014 Fair is a unique event for local and regional development that is being held for the ninth time and will provide an attractive platform for sharing knowledge and ideas. Participation on Euregia 2014 provided opportunities for presentation of the Area Based Development Approach in the Western Balkan countries, as well as the cross-border regions of “Sharra”, “Prespa”, “Drina-Tara” and “Drina-Sava”. In addition, Euregia

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Presentation of cross-border region of “Drina-Tara” and “Drina-Sava” on International Trade Fair “Brcko 2014” in Brcko District, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 13-16 November 2014

The great potentials and the diversity of the cross-border regions “Drina-Sava” and “Drina-Tara” were promoted during the 13th International Trade Fair in Brcko held from 13-16 November 2014. 13th International Trade Fair “Brcko 2014” was organized by one “Drina-Sava” cross-border region stakeholder and Brcko District Regional Chamber of Commerce. This year the fair gathered 220 participants from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro

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Presentations of SWG ABDA cross border regions on the 37th International Belgrade Tourism Fair, 19-22 February 2015 in Belgrade, Serbia

The International Fair of Tourism (IFT) was held in Belgrade from 19 to 22 February 2014. It is the most important tourism event in the region, attracting national and international exhibitors, but also witnessing a growing interest of visitors, who came for private and business reasons. At the International Tourism Fair were promoted cross-border regions from the Western Balkans: “Drina-Sava”, “Drina –Tara”, “Prespa” and Sharra”.

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