The Barta industrial zone in Bogdanci, which is located on the territory of LAG Bojmija, will receive a modern sewage system, which will improve the management of waste water in the industrial zone and provide better living conditions for the local population.
On October 14, we were in the municipalities of Bosilovo and Vasilevo, where together with Dawn Carmin, USAID's North Macedonia Director of General Development Office, we visited the enclosed landfill in Bosilovo, as well as the new park in Chanaklija Village.
On September 27 and 28, 2022, two trainings were held in Skopje, namely a training for self-reliance by relying on one’s own resources and a training for strengthening the capacities for mobilization in the community.
More than 30 representatives from the Macedonian Local Action Groups (LAGs) Aber 2015, Belasica-Ograzden, Bojmija, Malesh-Pijanec and Plachkovica as well as guests from LAGs from Albania, Serbia, Kosovo and Croatia were part of a study visit to the municipalities Konche, Demir Kapija and Dojran within LAG Expo 2022.
During the LAG Expo, visitors attended presentations and panel discussions with representatives of Local Action Groups (LAGs) from the country as well as from the region - Albania, Serbia, Kosovo and Croatia, as well as a fair with stands from local businesses and civil society organizations from the territory covered by LAGs Aber 2015, Belasica-Ograzden, Bojmija, Malesh-Pijanec and Plachkovica.
LAG Expo 2022 – a fair for local development was held on September 23, in the Cultural Center “Aco Karamanov” in Radovish. This fair is the first of its kind in the country where, through presentations and panel discussions, representatives of Local Action Groups (LAGs) from North Macedonia, Albania, Serbia, Kosovo, and Croatia presented their activities and discussed topics related to local development that affect all rural communities.
On July 7, 2022, representatives of USAID’s Community Development Program are part of a Collaboration, Learning and Adapting event organized by USAID’s Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Project, implemented by the company Indago.