Regional Training for SLAP Coordinators – November 2013

Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities, in cooperation with the Municipal Infrastructure Support Programme (MISP IPA 2010), financed by the EU, organized on 14th of November 2013 the first of three Regional Trainings for SLAP Coordinators, to be implemented within the Programme. The event was held in “Tami Residence” Hotel in the City of Nis.

Regional trainings cover themes important for planning and preparation of municipal and inter-municipal infrastructure projects, including:

  • Overview and exchange of experiences regarding project planning and preparation, including required planning, technical documentation and permits;
  • Key elements of an (EU) Feasibility Study, enabling participants to properly interpret information and conclusions from this document;
  • Principles and main parameters of Cost-Benefit Analyses (CBA), including a practical exercise;
  • Informing participants about latest developments regarding SLAP IS, difficulties in project registration and identification of new projects to be entered into the database.

Regional training in Nis was attended by 18 representatives of local self-governments, RDA “Jug” and the Ministry of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection.

MISP IPA 2010 trainings for SLAP coordinators are planned to be continued in January and February of 2014.

Materials from the event (in Serbian) are available through the following links:

More information on the Municipal Infrastructure Support Programme can be found by visiting MISP website: