First Dialogue Platform: Identification of Challenges and Needs for Establishment of Cross-Border ISWM Model in the Adriatic Pilot Region 06.11.2015
- Location: Bar, Montenegro
- Date: 26/11/2015 - 27/11/2015
The aims of the meeting are to (1) facilitate the communication and cooperation among impacting and impacted communities in three pilot areas, (2) create an opportunity for municipalities from the selected pilot regions to agree on principles of cooperation, and (3) initiate the process of formulating policy recommendations on ISWM in cross-border areas.
The First Dialogue Platform will gather representatives from the Network of Associations of Local Authorities of South-Eastern Europe (NALAS), GIZ, the Standing Working Group for Rural and Regional Development, representatives from nine municipalities/cities and their respective public utilities are invited at the First Dialogue Platform: Slivno and Mljet (Croatia); Neum (Bosnia and Herzegovina); Herceg Novi, Bar and Ulcinj (Montenegro); Shoder, Vau i Dejes and Lezhe (Albania); representatives of participating associations of local authorities, national experts and ministerial representatives. Representatives from other two pilot areas Sharra Mountain and Drina-Sava-Tara will be also guests at the First Dialogue Platform session.
The meeting is organized by the Union of Municipalities of Montenegro (UoM).
This activity is implemented within the project “Solid Waste Management in cross-border rural and coastal areas of SEE region", supported by GIZ Open Regional Funds-Modernisation of Municipal Services (ORF-MMS).