Meeting of the Delegation of the Union of Municipalities with the Mayor of the Municipality of Neum

Sastanak sa Nacelnikom Neuma_april 2016On the sidelines of a joint workshop on the development of measures and recommendations of regional policy in the framework of the project “Solid waste management in border rural and coastal areas of the South East Europe”, held on 5-6. April 2016 in Neum, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Coordinator of the Network of Municipal Project Managers Mr.Darko Mrvaljevic and Advisor for Spatial Planning and Communal Affairs Ms.Sanja Zivkovic met the Mayor of the Municipality of Neum Mr.Zivko Matusko and his associates.

In addition to consideration of a framework for cooperation of the Montenegrin municipalities and the Municipality of Neum they especially discussed the possibility of obtaining partnerships through currently opened call for projects under the IPA Trilateral cooperation program Croatia-Bosnia and Herzegovina-Montenegro.

Participants jointly stated that there are numerous areas of mutual interest primarily related to improving the quality of life of citizens, thereby fulfilling the basic role of local authorities, both in Montenegro and in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

It was agreed to concrete cooperation of the Municipality of Neum and the Union of Municipalities of Montenegro, or the Network municipal project manager in the networking and partnerships of municipalities from Montenegro and Neum for the current calls for projects. He also highlighted the possibility of additional technical support for the Network in the procedures of preparation and implementation of joint projects.