Final Steering Committee meeting


Belgrade, November 7, 2016

Project Preparation Facility (PPF5) held its final Steering Committee meeting, closing event to mark finalisation of a successful four years of implementation. The meeting was attended by participants from Serbian European Integration Office (SEIO) project’s main beneficiary, Delegation of the European Union to Serbia with the participation of the project’s consortium members led by Irish PM Group.

A welcoming speech was made by Mr. Jim McNelis, Project Director who thanked all beneficiaries for good cooperation and praised the work to number of experts mobilised by the project during its implementation phase.PPF5’s Team Leader Ruggero Tabossi presented an overview of numerous results achieved and its impact on Serbia’s increased capacity in future programming of EU funds. He specifically emphasized importance of creation of the Methodology for prioritisation of infrastructure projects, adopted by the Government of Serbia.

Mrs. Maja Vuckovic Krcmar on behalf of EU Delegation to Serbia and Mr. Petar Spasic on behalf of SEIO expressed satisfaction with project results and quality of implementation that PPF5 demonstrated while working in Serbia.