On September 2, 2021, through the Zoom platform, a preparatory meeting of the program council of the working group 1 was held. The topic of discussion was the organization of the next, ninth, session, which is scheduled for September 29. The meeting was attended by:
Mileva Gjurovska, national coordinator of NKEU-MK
Maja Lazareska, representative of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy, co-chair
Aleksandra Martinovska – professor at the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Food, expert
Ana Simonovska – professor at the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Food, expert
Biljana Petrovska – Mitrevska, National Federation of Farmers, expert
Nikola Jazadziski, project assistant
The Program Council discussed about the topic of the forthcoming ninth session, and agreed that “Challenges in programming and implementation of IPARD III programme (2021-2027)” is the most suitable one. Afterwards it was discussed about the potential participants, as well as the possibility of meeting with relevant stakeholders before the session.
Finally, it was concluded that the meeting would be held online, in order to reduce the possibility of the virus spreading.