References

Ex-ante Evaluation of the ETC Program Slovakia-Czech Republic 2014 – 2020

The objective of the ex-ante evaluation has been to provide an independent view on the process of the preparation of the ETC program Slovakia – Czech Republic 2014 – 2020. The ex-ante evaluation is one of the principles of EU support in realizing the common strategic framework. Its goal is to strengthen strategic analysis and improve the quality of the preparation of the new programming period 2014 – 2020.    read more >> End date 2014

Cultural Tourism Strategy for the castle theme Beckov, Čachtice and Tematin

The strategy defined how to develop cultural tourism around the theme of the three castles with the aim to create synergies. By means of a profound regional analysis, stakeholder interviews, and workshops a pragmatic strategy has been developed defining clear priorities, measures, and activities.    read more >> End date 2014

Feasibility Study for the investment project Swimming Pool Center Piešťany

The objective of the Feasibility Study has been to evaluate the feasibility of the prepared investment project of a swimming pool center in the spa city of Piešťany. Activities executed in the frame of the Feasibility Study: audit and market analysis, technical review, financial analysis, recommendations.    read more >> End date 2014

Regional State of the Art Analysis of sustainable mobility and tourism in the Danube region

Objective of the analysis is to facilitate sustainable tourism in the Danube region by means of stimulating environmental friendly mobility systems such as boats, trains, busses, and bicycles.The study presents the current status of sustainable transport and mobility in relation to the tourism attractions in the Danube region in the Slovak Republic in the frame of the ETC Trans Danube project.    read more >> End date 2013

On-going evaluation of the Regional Operational Programme in Slovakia

The objective of the assignment is to evaluate the Regional Operational Program in accordance with Art. 47 of the Council Regulation (EC) no. 1083/2006. The evaluation comprises a two years period and reviews the program on its progress of implementation and the functionality of its implementation system. The outputs of these regular evaluations will provide an independent view on the implementation to date of the program, and recommendations for the managing authority how to improve the problem areas of implementation.    read more >> End date 2013

Tourism strategy for the Trnava Self-governing Region

Elaboration of an analytical-strategic document for the tourism development of the Trnava region. Activities in the project: analysis and audit of the current status of tourism; defining strategy including priorities, measures, activities, funding, and defing indicators. Part of the project has been to define a strategy for the development of the Kralova lake.    read more >> End date 2013

Mid-Term Evaluation of the ARIAL Programme

Overall objective of the ARIAL programme is to improve the quality of local government in the African, Caribbean and Pacific region (ACP). Local governments play a central role in the daily lives of people and provide those facilities crucial for personal development. Strengthening the capacities of local governments is therefore an essential requirement for a successful development policy.    read more >> End date 2012

Start-up of a production factory stainless steel

Start-up of a factory producing custom made stainless steel kitchens. Activities: advise and management support for lease of an industrial hall including an extensive due diligence, company registration, recruitment of a general manager and of personnel.    read more >> End date 2012

Analysis European Landscape Convention in Slovakia

Analysis of the implementation of the European Landscape Convention in Slovakia in general, and in particular within the geographical region of the Small Carpathians. Project in the frame of the ETC CENTRAL project Vital Landscapes. Analysis of the planning and policy instruments and constraints of the local self-governments regarding sustainable development with specific emphasis on cultural landscape.    read more >> End date 2012

Transformation of the Agricultural Sector in Moldova; Sustainable Economic Development

Project goal was to acquire experience, expertise and knowledge of Moldavia in their path to sustainable economic development and to learn from EU accession and post-accession experiences in the agricultural and rural sectors, including agro-tourism. Project supported by East East: Partnership Beyond Borders Program (EE:PBBP) of the Soros Foundation-Moldova.    read more >> End date 2012

Trade mission Netherlands - Slovakia

Market research and pre-selection of Slovak companies from various sectors participating in a trade mission organized by the Dutch Chamber of Commerce.    read more >> End date 2012

Pre-Feasibility Study for a planned Wellness Facility

Pre-Feasibility study for a wellness and pool area within a new multifunctional investment project in the capital of Slovakia. Activities: market assessment, financial appraisal of the planned investment    read more >> End date 2011

Evaluation of a tourism investment project

The objective of the evaluation is to assess the physical realisation and budget of the investment project according to the planned concept, assess the investments needed for completion, and define recommendations for further steps in the project.    read more >> End date 2011