References

SEA – Strategic Environmental Assessment of the Operational Program Fisheries for the Slovak Republic 2014 - 2020

The objective of the Strategic Environmental Assessment is to describe, identify and assess the likely significant environmental impacts related to the implementation of the Fisheries Program to be taken into account in its preparation including expert advice to the strategic document and a final opinion on the assessment of the strategic document, in accordance with the applicable national regulations and legislation European Union.    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

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

Creation of a destination web portal and promotional activities

Creation of a destination web portal for the Turiec region in Central Slovakia, and the realization of events to promote the region as a popular summer and winter destination in cooperation with Fatra Ski. The activities are being part of the project Support and Tourism Development of the Turiec region.    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 Operational Program INTERACT III 2014-2020

The overall objective ex-ante evaluation has as an overarching objective the improvement and strengthening of the final quality of the program INTERACT III 2014 – 2020. INTERACT is a program of technical assistance for the implementation of programs within the European Territorial Cooperation objective under the EU Structural Funds under Article 6, paragraph 3, of the European Parliament and the Council of EC no. 1080/2006. The Operational Program INTERACT III is a platform for exchange of experience in using structural funds. INTERACT III will contribute to effectiveness and efficiency of ETC programs and projects.    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

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

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