An opportunity for your network: Online info sessions on pilot funding scheme by ADA and FFG

The Austrian Development Agency (ADA) and the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) are prototyping a new funding scheme on frugal innovation in contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals for organizations from Austria and the Western Balkans. More information about the project, events and funding opportunities can be found on the project website. We are inviting innovators from the Western Balkans and Austria…

Press Release: Project FUTURE 4.0

On 29 May 2020, it was held the Zoom meeting, on the topic “Industry 4.0 and Advanced Manufacturing” that was co-organized by Auleda – Local Economic Development Agency Vlore in cooperation with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Tirana. This meeting was part of the Local Action Plan implementation of FUTURE 4.0 project and…

Shared Freight Transport Services Connecting Shipper and Carrier Operations

Name of the project: SHARED FREIGHT TRANSPORT SERVICES CONNECTING SHIPPER AND CARRIER OPERATIONS Acronym of the project:  SCOPE Duration:  24 months (09.09.2019 – 08.09.2021) PROGRAMME rationale:   Priority Axes 1: Entrepreneurship & Innovation Thematic Objective 3: Enhancing the competitiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) Specific Objective 1.1 Competitive territories  I.P. 3a Promoting entrepreneurship, in particular…

CEFTA SECRETARIAT IN COVID 19 PANDEMIA

The outbreak of the COVID-19 demands a coordinated and proactive approach of all stakeholders to mitigate the trade implications in the CEFTA. The CEFTA Secretariat will regularly compile and disseminate information about the trade measures imposed as regards the COVID-19 and other relevant information, in order to support the CEFTA region. CEFTA – Trade restrictions due…

WHO World Healthorganization Guidance

Operational considerations for COVID-19 management in the accommodation sector Hotels and tourism accommodation establishments are places where guests stay temporarily in close cohabitation and where there is a high degree of interaction among guests and workers, which requires specific attention in the context of COVID-19. The document offer guidance to collective tourism accommodation establishments such…

JOINT STATEMENT 2 April 2020

Heads of ICC 1) and WTO call for increased action on trade to ensure an effective response to COVID-19 pandemic and announce virtual business roundtable to provide concrete advice to governments. We are profoundly saddened by the suffering and loss of life the COVID-19 pandemic is causing around the world. This health crisis is also…