On March 14, 2011, Regional Administration Smolyan launched a project “Cross-border transport CONNECTIONs and communications - the basis for improving quality of life in border areas” (CONNECTION) under concluded contract Grant № V1.21.03/14.03.2011 to the European Territorial Cooperation Programme “Greece - Bulgaria 2007 - 2013".
The overall objective of the Programme is to promote cross-border region by ensuring regional cohesion and improving competitiveness.
The project is in accordance with the Priority Axis 2: Accessibility – Improving the transport and communication ...
The purpose of the project “Cross-border transport CONNECTIONs and communications - the basis for improving quality of life in border areas” (CONNECTION) is to achieve balanced, long-term economic growth in the cross-border region by creating suitable conditions for the development of a sustainable transport network in the border zone. Also aims to achieve effective organization and management of transportation processes and networks, development of joint systems and approaches to create new cross-border schemes the route stimulating protection of the environment.
Target groups will include ...
All activities, operations and procedures for various phases of the project life cycle are described and classified into separate groups. According to its general nature, these groups are aggregated into larger units - work packages.
Work Package 1 (WP1) - Management and coordination
Work Package 2 (WP2) - Information and Publicity
Work Package 3 (WP3) - Preliminary surveys and study activities
Work Package 4 (WP4) - Elaboration of strategy for sustainable development of transport infrastructure
Work Package 5 (WP5) - Creation of an information terminal system
Activity 1.1: Preparations
The activity involves conducting preliminary meetings between organizations, initiating projects, identify design concepts, planning activities, allocating roles and commitments between partners, cooperation in the development of the project proposal.
Activity 1.2: Management and Coordination
Description: The action is essential to ensure the successful management and implementation. It will ensure proper and efficient use of human and financial resources and ensure transparent management, which will lead to achieving the project objectives. Project ...