On 20-21 July 2007 in Kotor, EXPEDITIO in partnership with the Municipality of Kotor organized training on project proposal writing. The training was intended for local administrations and non-governmental organizations from the region of Boka Kotorska. The training was organized within the project “BETTER PREPARED FOR EUROPEAN FUNDS - Strengthening capacity of local governments and non-governmental organizations in Boka Kotorska for projects writing and managing grants from the EU funds”. The project is financed by PHILIA – Association of Multiethnic Cities of Southeast Europe from Novi Sad.
The main goals of the project are: 1. Increasing capacity of local governments in Montenegro for writing and managing EU projects, and raising the level of information about possibilities for applying for EU funds 2. Strengthening partnerships between municipalities in Montenegro and non-governmental organizations, and buiding trust between these sectors through their cooperation
The aim of the training was to provide participants with the basic knowledge in the filed of project writing and managing EU grants. The training was run by experts from CRNVO (Centre for the development of NGOs) from Podgorica and attended by 15 participants.