Regional Development Agency Srem took part in the Conference on Regional Development for the municipality mayors in the region of Vojvodina, which was held on 28th November 2012 at Kastel, Ečka near Zrenjanin.
The aim of this meeting was, by means of practical and interactive presentations, to emphasise the preparation of regional projects, provide guidance for municipality mayors about the importance of inter-municipal cooperation and preparation of projects with regional development agencies.
Regarding this, practical examples of regional projects were presented and the ways of possible of financing. At this meeting, the opportunity to present the approach in the identification and preparation of regional projects had director of the Regional Development Agency Srem, Mr Milan Miric. He has presented a number of options of setting regional projects, practical examples in Srem like regional water supply, wastewater management, solid waste management etc. Regional Development Agency of Srem has very innovative approach to the institutionalization of regional development by establishing inter-municipal working groups for the development of infrastructure in Srem, municipality forums and entities for implementation of regional projects in the RDA Srem.
Besides the representatives of the cities and municipalities in Vojvodina, this meeting attended the Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Regional Development and Local Government, Mr Dejan Radulovic, Director of the National Agency for Regional Development, Mr Ivica Ezdenci and consultant from Slovenia, Mr Jurij Kobal. The organizer of the event was the National Agency for Regional Development.