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Open Call for LOW-CARB ‘Followers’!
September 11, 2018

Open Call for LOW-CARB ‘Followers’!

Contributing to the development and implementation of sustainable urban mobility plans or SUMPs for Functional Urban Areas (FUAs) in the Interreg Central Europe area, LOW-CARB invites applications to its ‘Follower City Programme.’ The deadline is 12 October, 2018. This call invites a total 18 follower towns, cities or regions that are in the process of either...

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MIssion to Tirana and Skopje under the project
September 4, 2018

MIssion to Tirana and Skopje under the project

From 26-28 June 2018, the project manager (PM) of the project “Implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Western Balkans” visited two of the beneficiary countries in a three-day mission. The mission objectives were to introduce the new person taking over project management responsibilities to key partners within the projects, assess the...

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Kick-off meeting held in Skopje for the project SDG Implementation in the Western Balkans
September 4, 2018

Kick-off meeting held in Skopje for the project SDG Implementation in the Western Balkans

On 28 February 2018, the kick-off meeting for presenting the regional project SDG Implementation in the Western Balkans was held at the REC Country Office Macedonia. The meeting was led by Milena Manova Ilikj, in the role of Project Coordinator of the project and Jozhe Jovanovski, Technical Expert, both from REC Country Office Macedonia, who welcomed the auditorium in the...

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SDGs Implementation in the Western Balkans, Kick-off meeting in Tirana
September 4, 2018

SDGs Implementation in the Western Balkans, Kick-off meeting in Tirana

On May 10, 2018 the last kick off meeting of the project SDG implementation in the Western Balkans took place in Tirana, at the premises of the Ministry of Tourism and Environment. The objectives of this meeting were: 1. to present in detail the activities under the project “SDGs in Western Balkans”; 2. strengthen and to improve institutional capacities in line...

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CIVITAS Forum 2018 - Experience Europe's Inclusive  and Multimodal Mobility Future
August 30, 2018

CIVITAS Forum 2018 - Experience Europe's Inclusive and Multimodal Mobility Future

The importance of transport’s social dimension is becoming increasingly clear - mobility shapes lives and prospects. It is crucial that transport systems are environmentally friendly, inclusive, efficient, and centred on meeting diverse user needs. Yet how can this be accomplished? Under the banner of "Mobility for U and Me", this year's CIVITAS Forum...

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Strong support to REC from Bosnia and Herzegovina: Minster Mirko Šarović meets (acting) Executive Director Dejan Komatina in Sarajevo
August 28, 2018

Strong support to REC from Bosnia and Herzegovina: Minster Mirko Šarović meets (acting) Executive Director Dejan Komatina in Sarajevo

Mr. Mirko Šarović, Minster of Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and his colleague Senad Oprašić, REC General Assembly Member, participated in a very fruitful discussion with Dr. Dejan Komatina acting executive director of the REC and Ms. Lejla Šuman REC Country Office Director in BiH on August 27, 2018 

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REC Bosnia and Herzegovina is awarded with a new project to support three cantons in Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
August 18, 2018

REC Bosnia and Herzegovina is awarded with a new project to support three cantons in Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

In the forthcoming period, REC Country Office for BiH will implement project “Preparation of Cantonal Waste Management Plans in 3 Cantons: Herzegovina-Neretva, West-Herzegovina and Herzeg-Bosnia Cantons”, with the financial support of the Environmental Protection Fund of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The territory of these three cantons covers 11,250...

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UCLG-MEWA Committee on Environment Assembled in Turkey
August 10, 2018

UCLG-MEWA Committee on Environment Assembled in Turkey

At the third meeting of the UCLG-MEWA Committee on Environment REC Turkey Director Rifat Ünal SAYMAN emphasized the importance of preparation and implementation of local climate change action plans for municipalities in combating climate change. During the meeting, he was also selected as a member of the Advisory Board of the UCLG-MEWA Commission on Environment 

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