Catalys Local Development School Croatia 29th & 30th Oct 2015
This year, Catalys Local Development School (CLDS) will take place in Zadar. CLDS takes place on the mainland for the first time on 29-30th October 2015.
A new partnership – CLDS will also be supported by new partners; including European Education Forum, Croatia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Leader Network of Croatia and EDIC Zadar.
Topics – Using highly participative approach, including case studies specially developed for the event. CLDS will cover diverse topics, including:
- Animation – Turning Community Energy into community development
- Local Energy Initiatives – practical experience
- Writing Local Development Strategies – practical experience and workshops
- Fisheries Local Action Groups and LEADER groups working together
- Practical Local Development – lessons learnt in Croatia and beyond
- Transnational projects and learning
Where – The IMPACT Center will host the summer school in first class facilities in the beautiful and historic town of Zadar. Zadar is a perfect location, it is one of the best connected cities in all of the region, situated in easy reach of Zagreb, Belgrade, Sarajevo, Split and Dubrovnik, as well as an international destination by air and sea.
Why now – This is a really important time for local and rural development, many things are changing and new opportunities are being opened up for rural development, community energy and fisheries development groups. We will look at what has worked and what is available now for Local Development Groups.
Who should attend – CLDS will be an opportunity for those involved in Local Development from W Balkans to come together with fellow professionals from Ministries, National Agencies, Local Action Groups, Regional Development Agencies, Rural Development Agencies, Farmer Support Bodies and NGOs. It is also for those who manage Local Development Programmes at the national and regional levels.
Cost – the event fee is €160
Apply here – https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LHS5ZW7