Sustainable mobility along the newest EuroVelo route, the Iron Curtain Trail

For almost half a century, Europe was forcibly divided into East and West by the "Iron Curtain", a border stretching from the Barents Sea to the Black Sea. The European cycle track Iron Curtain Trail invites people…

Establishment of Cross-border Network among Municipal Experts on Projects and Programmes in the Cross-border Region - PM–NET

The aims of the project are increasing citizens’ awareness of their rights in the decision-making process at local level; stimulation of civil activity in the decision-making process; increasing the capacity of the local authorities for working with…

The Balkan Velo Trail – BVT-13

„The Iron Curtain Trail is a series of national and cross boundaryprotectedareas along the former Iron Curtain–passing through manycountries, including 14 EU member states. TheICT also stretches into territory of Macedonia,crossing theborder near Delchevo, then continuing througha…

Technical assistance for Preparation of future CBC programmes "Bulgaria-Greece"

The project objective was to offer technical assistance about discovering and importing a tool under the European Territorial Cooperative Objective for the program period 2009-2013. Donor: Ministry of Regional development and Public Works Value: 30 000 EUR…

Inter-municipal cooperation

The main objectives of the forum are sharing experiences and best practices for inter-municipal cooperation, development and process of execution of joint projects; policies and practices to build organizational capacity and expertise at the local level for…

A comprehensive development plan, encouraging and utilization of tourism resources areas Drama - Kavala - Xanthi of Greece and Blagoevgrad - Smolyan from Bulgaria

The project aims to develop the tourism potential of the common border region. The planned project activities were: - Conducting two representative surveys for the border region - to determine the attitudes and preferences and profile of…

The regeneration – A Chance hance for sustainable development of the Bulgarian municipalities

The main goal of the project was to offer support to the Bulgarian municipalities in preparing projects financed by the EU structural funds, through implementing a wide public process and partnership between local authority and citizens. The…

European trans-border cooperation

During the project was established the partnership between municipalities, NGOs and media representatives from Bulgaria and Greece because the preparation and realization of the trans-border projects. There were held fourth workshops and discussions, and were created and…

Overcoming inequalities in rural development through participation of rural communities in the process of decision-making at local and municipal levels

During the project were made discussion meetings and information campaigns to solving problems of the local community from municipal administrations. First village was Mikrevo, Municipality of Stroumyani. Donor: Open Society Foundation, Foundation “Chitalishta” Period: January 2007 

Direct democracy in South-Western Municipalities

The main goals were: - Raising awareness of citizens about their rights in the process of decision-making at local level; - stimulation of the civic activity in the process of decision-making; - Increasing capacity of local authorities…