The SEE 2020 strategy targets deeper regional trade and investment linkages to support and export-led and FDI-driven type of growth in South East Europe trough policy efforts in its key dimensions.
South East Europe is committed to advancing from state of low activity and high social exclusion to a situation where benefits of growth are shared by all by undertaking concrete joint actions in employment and health.
South East Europe has the potential to build a new competitive edge, driven by knowledge and innovation and based on its human capital, which, together with innovative entrepreneurship shape the foundations, grounded on modern information and communications technologies, for advancement of creative industries.
Sustainable and accessible transport and energy infrastructure lead to a competitive economic base and a resource efficient economy.
Public governance is a key cross-cutting issue in the agenda of SEE 2020. The strategy sets ambitious targets for public governance from setting up transparent, well functioning and efficient administrations to the containment of corruption and major progress in instituting the rule of law.
The Regional Cooperation Council promotes mutual cooperation and European and Euro-Atlantic integration of South East Europe in order to inspire development in the region to benefit its people
The Strategy and Work Programme 2014-2016 of the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) Secretariat, RCC Annual Meeting, on 30 May 2013 in Ohrid, has been designed to respond to the needs of the region and add value to cooperation in South East Europe in the areas of joint interest. The strategy was prepared in close cooperation with the European Commission and other 46 RCC participants. It sets the RCC Secretariat’s course of action for the next three years, and its core element is South East Europe (SEE) 2020 strategy that is being prepared by the RCC Secretariat.
Strategy and Work Programme 2014-2016 is available in the following formats:
Balkan Barometer 2016: Public Opinion Survey