The Rural Development Network of the Republic of Macedonia continues the implementation of LEADER approach in the Eastern Planning Region, within the USAID Adaptation to Climate Change in Agriculture Project, through capacity building of the stakeholders in four municipalities: Berovo, Pehchevo, Delchevo and Makedonska Kamenica. In this regard, on March 19th in Berovo, RDN organized a workshop where LEADER principles on tripartite public-private partnership, “bottom-up approach” and “area based development” were presented. The event gathered 30 representatives of the public, civic and private sector.