Project Title Working in the Rural Areas, Investing in the Future
Type of Contract/Category Grant contract
IPA Component


IPA 1 (2007-2013), Cross border Cooperation Programme: Republic of North Macedonia – Republic of Albania

1st call for proposals

Measure 1.1 Economic development
Functional Lead Partner, Lead partner and partners Functional Lead Partner: Tabita Foundation (AL)

Lead Partner: Parumba (MK)

Sector of intervention: Business and Environmental promotion
Action location/s AL– Village of Dardha, Region of Korca

MK – Villages of Gorna Belica, Visni, Vevcani, Region of Struga

Project aim & Objective: To improve the economic standards and well-being of local population in the cross border area, to develop and promote rural tourism offer in the villages of Gorna Belica, Visni, Vevcani and Dardha. Building capacity of small businesses; Promotion of cultural heritage; Raising Environmental awareness.
Results: Capacity within the target groups in operation of small businesses is built; Villages and their cultural heritage are promoted; Environmental awareness in Dardha village is raised; Tourist facilities and villages’ attractions are marked.
Facts & Figures The key facts & figures relevant to the project:

Project duration: 12 months

Total Project Budget for the grant beneficiary in MK: € 46,692.00

Total Project Budget for the grant beneficiary in AL: € 39,732.58