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  • Početak Projekta “SocioNext
  • Today we celebrate International Day of Rural Women
  • Druga sednica Nadzornog odbora IPARD – IPARD se očekuje u 2018-toj
  • Participation of NLN in the First Albanian Rural Parliament
  • Početak Projekta “SocioNext

    Početak Projekta “SocioNext"

    Projekat „SocioNext – Inkluzivnija, čistija i pristupačnija proizvodnja energije iz biomase iz poljoprivrednog otpada“ finansira Evropska unija u okviru programa – Razvoj efikasnih usluga u zajednici u oblasti obrazovanja i socijalne zaštite na lokalnom nivou.

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  • Today we celebrate International Day of Rural Women

    Today we celebrate International Day of Rural Women

    The Rural Women Conference: Improving the quality of life in the countryside is organized in Belgrade on October 16, 2017. The Gender Equality Coordination Body in cooperation with UN Women and the Women's Development Platform, supported by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), is organizing an event aimed at reaching consensus among key stakeholders on gender sensitive and comprehensive rural development.

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  • Druga sednica Nadzornog odbora IPARD – IPARD se očekuje u 2018-toj

    Druga sednica Nadzornog odbora IPARD – IPARD se očekuje u 2018-toj

    Dana 03. oktobra održana je Druga sednica IPARD Nadzornog odbora, na kome predsednica Ivana Stefanović Ristin učestvuje ispred Nacionalne LEADER Mreže kao član Odbora sa pravom glasa. Plan nacionalnih institucija je da posalju novi zahtev za akreditaciju do sredine oktobra, kako bi eventualno Komisija mogla da da zeleno svetlo početkom naredne, 2018-te, godine.

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  • Participation of NLN in the First Albanian Rural Parliament

    Participation of NLN in the First Albanian Rural Parliament

    On September 28th the First Albanian Rural Parliament is opened in Tirana. Ms Ivana Stefanović Ristin gave the presentation explaining the history of LEADER development in Serbia, and current state of play, including the presentation of example of LAG Deliblatska Pescara and ongoing projects. National LEADER Network had one more member, Mr Boris Ilić, who gave presentation on LAG Čoka 321.

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NLN PLANNING SESSION WITH PRIVATE BUSINESS SECTOR

NLN PLANNING SESSION WITH PRIVATE BUSINESS SECTOR

NLN and Leader+ BK have gathered in Banatski Karlovac newly opened vinery “Galot” most active members of the Network on April 19th. Participants discusses thematic expert pools development: how to create it, methodology, team leaders, areas of expertise, etc.
LAGS/NLN FUNDRAISING AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

LAGS/NLN FUNDRAISING AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

LEADER+BK and National Leader Network have gathered on March 29th on Devojački bunar representatives of Ministry of Agriculture and Environment Protection, Provincial Secretariat for Agriculture, Forestry and Water Protection and Local Action Groups (LAGs). NLN President Ivana Stefanović Ristin presented the workshop aims and agenda, and announced big Festival to be organized in third week of May, with participation of NLN Members as exhibitors.
ENRD WORKSHOP ON THE ROLE OF LEADER/CLLD AND NETWORKING IN SUPPORTING SOCIAL INCLUSION IN RURAL AREAS

ENRD WORKSHOP ON THE ROLE OF LEADER/CLLD AND NETWORKING IN SUPPORTING SOCIAL INCLUSION IN RURAL AREAS

ENRD gathered on March 17th in Brussels around 50 participants, including LAGs, LAG Networks, Managing Authorities, Stakeholders Groups, EU Commission, other EU institutions, to discuss the role of LEADER /CLLD in supporting social inclusion in rural areas. NLN was presented by President Ivana Stefanović Ristin, who gave presentation during Workshop No3.
ELARD PRESS RELEASE, FEB. 19, 2016

ELARD PRESS RELEASE, FEB. 19, 2016

Estonian Kristiina Tammets elected first female president of ELARD (European LEADER Association for Rural Development). On Feb. 16-17 the 11th General Assembly of ELARD took place in Brussels, the main aim of which was to summarize the Czech presidency and introduce Estonian presidency’s goals and action plan for 2016-2017.
ELARD GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING

ELARD GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING

On February 16th and 17th 2016 in Brussel was organized regular General Assembly of ELARD. National LEADER Network Serbia, NLN, was represented by the NLN Secretary Igor Ilić.
The Second Assembly of National Leader Network

The Second Assembly of National Leader Network

The Assembly was held in The Commerce Chamber of Serbia, January 26 2016. and gathered 18 participants from different Local action groups, as well as the representative of Commerce Chamber of Serbia, Mr. Siniša Mitrović, Senior Adviser for National and EU regulations to protect the Environment. The participants come from different parts of Serbia: Knjaževac, Inđija, Leskovac, Beograd, Čoka, Valjevo, Kučevo, Donji Milanovac.
RURAL TOURISM IN EU INTEGRATION PROCESS, WITHIN IPARD

RURAL TOURISM IN EU INTEGRATION PROCESS, WITHIN IPARD

Mrs. Ivana Stefanović Ristin, President of NLN, presented two important presentations during the Meeting which took place in Knjaževac, on February 02, 2016, hosted by Mr. Vladan Jeremić, Director of Regional Agency for Eastern Serbia Development –RARIS, and Mr. Milan Đokić, President of Municipality of Knjaževac. In discussion of participants, it was concluded that IPARD measure is well designed for small tourism actors, because it supports smaller investments and households and tourism sector actor can benefit much from this IPARD Measure, because they are going to have facilities for improvement of immovable property, new equipment and furniture, machinery, IT sector.
National LEADER Network selected to give presentation at ENRD workshop in Brussels on March 17th

National LEADER Network selected to give presentation at ENRD workshop in Brussels on March 17th

National LEADER Network www.nln.rs was selected by The European Network for Rural Development ENRD http://enrd.ec.europa.eu/en among many proposed social inclusion projects from Europe, to present, on March 17th in Brussels, it’s projects on supporting rural Roma in Serbia and Romania, through LAGs cooperation based on LEADER methodology.
MEETING WITH REPRESENTATIVES OF NATIONAL LEADER NETWORK AND PROVINCE SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE

MEETING WITH REPRESENTATIVES OF NATIONAL LEADER NETWORK AND PROVINCE SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE

After kind invitation from side of Province Secretariat of Agriculture, Water Management and Forestry, Mr. Dusan Teofilovic, Assistant of Secretary have received the representatives of National LEADER Network (NLN) and LAG Fruska gora-Danube.
New job opportunities in Agrarian Payment Agency

New job opportunities in Agrarian Payment Agency

IPARD related jobs announced In order for Paying Agency to fulfill criteria regarding human resources needed for IPARD implementation, new job announcements have been published.
ELARD PRESS RELEASE, FEB. 19, 2016

ELARD PRESS RELEASE, FEB. 19, 2016

ELARD celebrates the new presidency for 2016-2017 Estonian Kristiina Tammets elected first female president of ELARD (European LEADER Association for Rural Development).
ELARD GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING

ELARD GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING

On February 16th and 17th 2016 in Brussel was organized regular General Assembly of ELARD. National LEADER Network Serbia, NLN, was represented by the NLN Secretary Igor Ilić.
The Second Assembly of  National Leader Network

The Second Assembly of National Leader Network

The Assembly was held in The Commerce Chamber of Serbia, January 26 2016. and gathered 18 participants from different Local action groups, as well as the representative of Commerce Chamber of Serbia, Mr. Siniša Mitrović, Senior Adviser for National and EU regulations to protect the Environment. The participants come from different parts of Serbia: Knjaževac, Inđija, Leskovac, Beograd, Čoka, Valjevo, Kučevo, Donji Milanovac.
Workshop “LAGs/NLN Board Development”

Workshop “LAGs/NLN Board Development”

Within Program financially supported by Norwegian Embassy, called “Institutional Support to LEADER+BK/NLN 2015/2016” on December 22nd 2015 workshop “LAGs/NLN Board Development” was held Board and Planning Group of National LEADER Network, as well as LEADER+ staff, participated in this meeting.Upravni odbor I tim za planiranje Nacionalne LEADER Mreže i zaposleni u organizaciji Leader plus BK
IPARD HIGHLIGHTED AS IMPORTANT VEHICLE FOR ECONOMIC REFORM 2016-2018

IPARD HIGHLIGHTED AS IMPORTANT VEHICLE FOR ECONOMIC REFORM 2016-2018

On 22nd of January 2016 in National Assembly in Belgrade Consultative Meeting for “Economic Reform Program 2016-2018” was held, in organization of National Convention on European Union.
National LEADER Network meeting with Assistant Minister

National LEADER Network meeting with Assistant Minister

Within “Institutional Support to LEADER+BK/NLN 2015/2016 “on December 10th the meeting was held with Assistant Minister in the Ministry of Agriculture and Environment Protection in Belgrade, organized by National Leader Network and LEADER+BK.
THE FIFTH MEETING OF PARLIAMENTARY ENERGY POLICY FORUM WAS HELD ON NOVEMBER 26TH 2015, IN NATIONAL ASSEMBLY IN BELGRADE

THE FIFTH MEETING OF PARLIAMENTARY ENERGY POLICY FORUM WAS HELD ON NOVEMBER 26TH 2015, IN NATIONAL ASSEMBLY IN BELGRADE

Ivana Stefanović Ristin and Igor Ilić represented National LEADER Network and actively participated, within the activities funded by the Institutional Support to LEADER+BK/NLN 2015/2016. The main topic of the Meeting was New policy trends in Serbia leading up to the debate on the Bill amending and modifying the Law on Agricultural Land.
Meeting with REDR

Meeting with REDR

Within Institutional Support to LEADER+BK/NLN 2015/2016 Program a Networking Meeting “I.1.1. Meeting with REDR - Investing in better capacities for research, policy, public affair management” was held in Madrid, at the REDR Headquarters. The meeting was organized by LEADER+BK and National Leader Network.
PLANNING MEETING LBK STRATEGIC PLAN 2015-2016

PLANNING MEETING LBK STRATEGIC PLAN 2015-2016

A planning meeting titled LBK Strategic Plan 2015-2016 will be held on November 27th in premises of the Citizens’ Association LEADER+ BK in Belgrade. The meeting, organized by Leader+ Banatski Karlovac, will be held within the program “Institutional Support to LEADER+BK/NLN 2015/2016”.
EUROPEAN RURAL PARLIAMENT 2015 - PRESS RELEASE

EUROPEAN RURAL PARLIAMENT 2015 - PRESS RELEASE

A gathering of 240 people representing rural communities from 40 European countries, meeting at the second European Rural Parliament yesterday, approved an ambitious European Rural Manifesto. It called for full recognition of the right of rural communities to a quality of life and standard of living equal to that of urban populations, and to full participation in political processes.
National Convention on EU – WG Meeting for Chapters 11, 12, 13

National Convention on EU – WG Meeting for Chapters 11, 12, 13

Working Group Meeting titled “National Convention on EU – Working Group Meeting for Chapters 11, 12, 13” was held on December 04th 2015 at the National Assembly of Republic of Serbia in Belgrade. Working Group Meeting was held within the program Institutional Support to LEADER+BK/NLN 2015/2016, and it was organized by LEADER+BK and National Leader Network.
EVPA ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2015

EVPA ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2015

The EVPA Annual Conference to be held on December 1&2 in Madrid is the premier event of the year on venture philanthropy and social investment in Europe, attracting around 500 delegates annually.

MEETING OF WORKING GROUP FOR CHAPTERS 11, 12 AND 13

A meeting titled Meeting of Working Group for Chapters 11, 12 and 13 will be held on December 4th 2015 at the National Assembly, Kralja Milana 4 in Belgrade. The meeting will be held within the programs Institutional Support to LEADER+BK/NLN 2015/2016 and National Convention on the European Union, and it is organized by the European Movement, National Leader Network and LEADER+BK.
ELARD ELECTIONS FOR PRESIDENCY 2016+

ELARD ELECTIONS FOR PRESIDENCY 2016+

On November 25th 2015, The European LEADER Association for Rural Development ELARD is having elections for the Estonian presidency for 2016-2017 and vice-presidency that is shared between Portugal and Czech representatives.

NLN 2020 Strategy and Action Planning workshop implemented in Passau, Austria

Within Institutional Support to LEADER+BK/NLN 2015/2016, on November 04th in Passau, Austria, it LEADER+ has implemented “NLN 2020 Strategy and Action Planning Workshop”. The workshop covered the following topics: N2.1. NLN 2020 Strategy and Action Planning, N2.2. NLN Governance, Board and IPARD 2014-2020 Thematic Expert Pools Development, N2.3. NLN Fundraising and Financial Management Development, NLN website.
NLN 2020 Strategy and Action Planning workshop

NLN 2020 Strategy and Action Planning workshop

Within Institutional Support to LEADER+BK/NLN 2015/2016, on October 30th 2015, in LEADER + headquarters in Banatski Karlovac, LAEDER+BK and National Leader Network implemented Strategy and Action Planning Workshop. The main topics were Strategic and Action planning – website and Strategic and Action planning - activities.