A meeting with representatives of Jablanica and Pcinj districts

Under “Peacebuilding and Inclusive Local Development”, which is a component of Safer Cities Programme, the representatives of local self-governments and civil sector from the territory of Jablanica and Pcinj districts have visited AP Vojvodina and the European Affairs Fund of AP Vojvodina.

The guests from Leskovac, Lebane, Bojnik, Vlasotince, Vranje, Vladičin Han, Surdulica, Trgovište and Preševo were mainly interested in the experience of European Affairs Fund of AP Vojvodina in the use of EU pre-accession funds, as well as the options the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA), which is aimed at countries accessing the European Union, offers. An agreement was also reached to hold a training session in Jablanica and Pcinj districts in the coming period and the topic would be preparation of quality projects in compliance with EU requirements. Moreover, the possibility of visiting the Vojvodina European Office in Brussels was also reviewed, when the economic, administrative and cultural potentials of the southern districts of Serbia would be presented in the seat of the European Union.