Provincial Secretary for Interregional Cooperation and Local Self-Government, Branislav Bugarski, said today during the signing of agreements with regional development agencies of a grant award, that this cooperation is now “recognized system” as a great support to regional and local development during past three years, and that these real results would be even more prominent in the coming period.
Based on the competition for grants to accredited regional development agencies to monitor the implementation of the Development Programme of AP Vojvodina 2014-2020 in project management, which was announced by the Provincial Secretariat for Interregional Cooperation and Local Government on 11 September 2015, the agreements were signed to award grants to accredited regional development agencies.
Total sum of the approved funds is 7.000.000 RSD. Regional Development Agency Bačka was granted two million RSD, Regional Centre for Socio-Economic Development Banat – two million, Regional Development Agency Srem – two million and the Regional Development Agency Panonreg – one million. The competition was announced in order to strengthen the institutional framework and the establishment of a sustainable administrative structure at the local level for implementation of regional policies.