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Sectors: Co-op & Development, Economy - Finances, Education - Training, Enlargement, Local development, Public Management, Social Affairs, Town planning

Beneficiaries: Agencies Chambers, Banks, Development NGOs, International Organisation, Investment Funds, Local and Regional authorities, Non-profit organisations, Research centres, Schools, SMEs, Training centres, Universities

Regions: Balkans

Category: Call for proposals

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Balkans: Kosovo

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Responsible: European Commission

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This call for proposals aims to support socio-economic development of northern Kosovo through improving basic municipal infrastructure and therefore directly impacting alleviation of                       unemployment, strengthening agriculture, environment, business and civil society sector, with a view to improving economic situation, social cohesion, integration and cooperation.

Priorities and funded actions:

Objectives 
– To support commercial farms to restructure through financing of investments aiming at growth of income and at employment generation 
– To support economic regeneration and creation of favourable economic development conditions and infrastructure in the Northern Municipalities
– To strengthen the role of civil society in (local) governance processes and service delivery by enabling them to actively participate in policy dialogue processes

This call is divided into 6 lots
– LOT 1: Support to commercial Farms (1 000 000 euro) 
– LOT 2: Support to dairy, meat, cereal, fruit, and vegetables processing sub-sectors of agriculture (1 250 000 euro) 
– LOT 3: Creating favourable conditions for business development and small-scale business related infrastructure (1 000 000 euro) 
– LOT 4: Support to micro, small and medium enterprises (1 250 000 euro) 
– LOT 5: Support to development of basic municipal infrastructure facilities (3 500 000 euro) 
– LOT 6: Support to Civil Society Organisations (500 000 euro)

Among financed actions

*LOT 1 and LOT 2
– Construction or improvement at farm and agri-food processing facilities
– Purchase of new machinery and equipment including computer software
– Purchase and installation of movable infrastructure facility
– Purchase of animals

*LOT 3
– Address product development and design, innovation, marketing, environmental protection and other issues of private sector development

*LOT 4
– Expand the process/production capacity of a production or services business (ICT) producing tradable products for internal market, export or contributing to environment protection

*LOT 5
– Development of housing infrastructures
– Development of water supply and sanitation infrastructures
– Municipal transport
– Enterprise-based technical and vocational training

*LOT 6
– Skills development in legislative drafting, legal research and analysis
– Skills development in policy dialogue, lobbying and advocacy