Presentation of the european project: Support for networking and twinning at European level – SNET.EU

Date: 01.11.2012
Categories: Homepage, SNET.EU

HILS is a partner in the project Support for networking and twinning at European level – SNET.EU. Lead partner in Croatia is Local Democracy Agency in Osijek and in Serbia Local Democracy Agency Subotica. Other partners on the project are Evangelic Theological Seminary, Association of Local Democracy Agencies, Open University of Subotica.

Project is being implemented from September 2012 and planned ending is in March 2014.

It is being funded by the European Commission under IPA CBC Croatia – Serbia Programme.

Purpose of the project is:

  • To build capacities of local institutions and local authorities for understanding regional EU policy and European integration process
  • To promote town twinning as a tool for development of European active citizenship
  • To contribute to twin town/municipality partner search for LA from Croatia and Serbia at European level
  • To contribute to networking and cooperation between LA from Croatia and Serbia

Main activities are:

  • Capacity building activities (3 conferences, 1 training, 2 seminars)
  • Resource centres' activities (promotional workshops on twinning, partner search, consultations)
  • Thematic networking activities (12 local thematic events in municipalities and cities in border regions of Croatia and Serbia)