4 November 2013 The participants of the public hearing
Monday, 4 November 2013
Public Hearing on National Priorities for International Financial Assistance for the Period 2014-2017 with Projections for 2020
Today, the National Assembly House hosted the fourth public hearing organised by the Environmental Protection Committee, with the topic National Priorities for International Financial Assistance for the period 2014-2017, with projections for 2020.
Presenting the document, European Integration Office Deputy Director - EU Funds Coordinator Ognjen Miric said that this was a strategic document for the planning of international development assistance, adjusting the international assistance to national priorities. Miric presented the sectors, topics and multidisciplinary issues covered by the document, with a special focus on the environmental protection sector.
Secretary of the Environmental Protection Committee of the Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities Ljubinka Kaludjerovic, Special Advisor to the Minister of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection Jovana Jaric, Assistant Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management – International Cooperation Sector Milanka Davidovic and Director of the National Agency for Regional Development Milos Ignjatovic shared their views on the document National Priorities for International Financial Assistance for the period 2014-2017, with projections for 2020, particularly the part relating to environmental protection and their potential contribution to the implementation of the document. Representatives of civil society – the European Movement in Serbia Prof. Dr Dragoljub Todic and the Centre for Society Development Goran Mitic also spoke about the document.
In the course of the discussion, the participants of the public hearing – MPs, ministry and local self-government and civil society representatives, exchanged opinions on the strategic document, underlining the importance of international cooperation and coordination of all relevant factors in the sphere of environmental protection.
The public hearing was organised with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) via project Strengthening the Oversight Role and Transparency of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia, conducted in cooperation with the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia.
Committees related to this activity
Monday, 4 November 2013 | javno slušanje na temu: Nacionalni prioriteti za međunarodnu finansijsku pomoć za period 2014 - 2017. godine, sa projekcijom do 2020. godine 04.11.2013.
9.00 - sitting of the Committee on Constitutional and Legislative Issues (National Assembly House, 13 Nikola Pasic Square, hall 2)
11.00 - sitting of the Committee on Constitutional and Legislative Issues (National Assembly House, 13 Nikola Pasic Square, hall 2)