Local group meeting within the project EPICAH – Effectiveness of Policy Instruments for Cross – Border Advancement in Heritage
Thursday, September 19, 2019, took place the seventh meeting of the local group established within the project EPICAH – Effectiveness of Policy Instruments for Cross – Border Advancement in Heritage. The project EPICAH aims to promote the improvement of the policy instruments for crossborder natural and cultural heritage protection and development, through the exchange of experiences and good practices between partners with large experience in developing strategies, projects and actions in this field based on crossborder cooperation processes.
The agenda of the meeting included the following points:
- Presentation and approval of the Regional Action Plan, elaborated by the consultant expert based on the recommendations of the Managing Authority of the Interreg V A Romania-Hungary Program;
- Presentation of the results of the sixth study visit and the report submitted to the host partner;
- Discuss the organizational aspects of the program and the agenda of the transnational meeting and study visit of the EPICAH project partners in Satu Mare area between September 23-26, 2019.
Within this project, the policy makers and technicians responsible for protection and promotion of natural and cultural heritage in the Satu Mare County shall have the possibility to participate in exchanges of experience in the field of preservation, protection, promotion and development of natural and cultural heritage and to learn new methods to approach for a more efficient management process of crossborder natural and cultural heritage. The project is financed through the Interreg Europe Programme with a total budget of 1.707.360 EUR of which benefits a grant in value of 1.451.256 EUR from the European Regional Development Fund and has a implementation period of 5 years.