Newsletter 12/2011 - RCC events calendar


Roundtable on Fundraising Activities for the International Sava River Basin Commission Projects, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The main objectives of the roundtable, which is to be co-organized by the International Sava River Basin Commission (ISRBC) and the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) Secretariat, are to inform representatives of institutions in the Framework Agreement on Sava River Basin (FASRB) Parties responsible for international financing and support to ISRBC about the Commission’s projects, discuss and explore possibilities for financing projects both on national and regional basis, and agree on the methodology for the continuation of cooperation within the ISRBC framework.

It will bring together relevant representatives from FASRB Parties, ISRBC and the RCC Secretariat.

25.05.2011 - 26.05.2011

Regional conference: What kind of social agenda for the Western Balkans?, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The conference, which is to be organized by the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) Secretariat with support of the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES), will bring around the table relevant policy makers, social and international partners in discussing and identifying key challenges, opportunities and policy options for the social agenda in the Western Balkans.

This discussion will focus on employment and poverty reduction/social inclusion in the Western Balkans and will be followed by a series of events on more specific topics of relevance.

25.05.2011 - 27.05.2011

First meeting of Heads of National Security Authorities from South East Europe (SEENSA), Sofia, Bulgaria

The event will focus on regional cooperation in protection of classified information, and discuss practice and challenges faced by the South East European countries. It will be co-organized by the Bulgarian State Commission on Information Security and the Regional Cooperation Council Secretariat.

This forum is being designed as a platform for exchange of views and ideas on regional security cooperation, and is expected to contribute to the strengthening of regional security, stability and building of trust.

02.06.2011 - 03.06.2011

The 5th South East-Europe Energy Dialogue, Thessaloniki, Greece

The event that is to be organized by the Institute of Energy for South-East Europe, with support of the RCC Secretariat, will gather high-ranking governmental officials, senior business executives and energy experts from South East Europe and major energy producing countries outside the region with the objective of exchanging information and ideas, networking and discussing the shaping of the political action required in order to face the increased global and regional energy and environmental challenges.

During the event, the RCC Secretariat will present its activities in promoting integrated infrastructure development planning and strengthened cooperation between major regional infrastructural cooperation frameworks.