With the organization of the second set of trainings on reporting and publicity and visibility for grant beneficiaries of the 1st Call for Proposals under the IPA Cross-Border Cooperation Programme Montenegro – Kosovo, the planned activities related to increase of capacities of the grant beneficiaries of this CfP have been completed. The trainings were organized by the Contracting Authority (CFCU) in cooperation with European Integration Office of Montenegro, Ministry for Local Government of Republic of Kosovo and Joint Technical Secretariat of the IPA CBC Programmes Montenegro – Albania and Montenegro – Kosovo 2014-2020 (JTS), as part of the activities for increasing capacities of the beneficiaries.
The trainings were held on 12 and 13 December 2018 in Peja/Peć (Kosovo) and were conducted by JTS. The trainings were attended by 16 representatives of the beneficiaries of the 1st CfP within this Programme.
During the trainings, the participants had the possibility to obtain detailed information on all necessary elements regarding reporting, enabling them to understand the concept of reporting, as well as the proper usage of methods and techniques for publicity and visibility in line with EU rules and procedures.
During the two-day training, the participants had the opportunity to receive detailed instructions on how each section of the report should be filled, as well as recommendations and suggestion on how to ensure the visibility of the donor and how to use the communication channel and tools in order to inform the public regarding the cross-border projects.
These capacity building activities are part of the Technical Assistance to the IPA CBC Programmes Montenegro – Albania and Montenegro – Kosovo funded by the European Union.