References

Creative Industries: Stimulating Urban Landscapes

The objective of this project has been to explore possibilities for cooperation in the field of stimulating work environments between the Netherlands and the Czech and Slovak Republic. Within the frame of this project two workshops has been organized in Prague and Bratislava with national stakeholders.    read more >> End date 2014

Tourism development strategy for the UNESCO town of Banská Štiavnica

The analytical strategic document will become the base for tourism development of the Stiavnica region, which includes the UNESCO mining city of Banská Štiavnica. The strategy will be implemented by the city of Banská Štiavnica and the local Destination Management Organisation. In the frame of this project the following activities have been realized: market research among visitors, creation of new MTB trails, transport and traffic research.    read more >> End date 2014

Study on the Cumulative Cost of the Effects of Compliance with EU legislation for SMEs

The study identifies and analyses the current situation of SMEs in Europe regarding cost generated by the compliance with existing EU legislation and its national implementation and application in five sectors, and to assess cumulative effects on SMEs of complying with regulatory requirements of different natures and scopes incumbent on individual companies in specific economic sectors, and comparing the cost thereof in different countries. VVMZ carried out the country research for Slovakia.    read more >> End date 2014

Rural Development Strategy Bratislava Self-governing region 2014 – 2020

The assignment is to elaborate a strategy for the rural areas of the Bratislava Self-governing Region for the new Programming Period 2014 – 2020.    read more >> End date 2014

Comparative Analysis and Action Plan for the cross-border region of Trnava (SK) and Lower Austria

The study has been part of the ETC project RECOM SK-AT. The objective of the study has been to identify cooperation possibilities between the Trnava region and Lower Austria for the new Programming period 2014 – 2020 by means of a comparative analysis of the regions, and defining an action plan. Further a brochure with a contact list of organization and institutions has been made within the frame of this assignment.    read more >> End date 2014

Ex-ante evaluation of the Integrated Regional Operational Program 2014 – 2020

The objective of the ex-ante evaluation is to strengthen the strategic analysis and to contribute to improve the quality of the preparation of the Integrated Regional Operational Program 2014 – 2020. The Integrated Regional Operational Program is a document for the programming period 2014-2020, which overall objective is to contribute to improve the quality of life and sustainable public services ensuring a balanced and sustainable territorial development, economic, territorial and social cohesion of the regions, towns and villages in Slovakia.    read more >> End date 2014

Study into the potential of wind and sun energy for the Slovak-Czech EGTC region

The objective of the assignment is to analyze the potential for renewable energy of wind and sun on the EGTC region of the microregions Letovicko a Malá Haná in the Czech Republic and the district of Senica in Slovakia. The study has been financed by the ETC Program SK-CZ 2007 – 2013 and is part of the project renewable Energies in the Cross border Region.    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

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