Project title: Economic Growth Project
Donor: USAID, through Global Communities
Cost of the project: 89,895.00 euros
Amount contributed by donor: 72,353.00 euros
Implementation period: From 01.04.2011. to 01.06.2013.
Description of the project: The USAID’s 8 milion US dolars Economic Growth Project aimed to improve the economic potential of northern Montenegro. Economic Growth project needed local key implementing partners, and in a public call RDA for Bjelasica, Komovi and Prokletije has been selected to serve as partner for north-east of Montenegro. Role of RDA BKP was to identify high potential applicants in business and public sectors, and support them in properly designing their project ideas, which were then presented to the Economic Growth Project for funding.
Within this project, RDA BKP has provided assistance in project design and implementation to variety of government institutions, local businesses, farmers and entrepreneurs, non-governmental organizations, outdoor clubs and association. The types of projects varied from business environment to agriculture, tourism, capacity building etc. RDA BKP has been responsible for project implementation in 7 municipalities in north-east of Montenegro.