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Green Jobs Network (ROBG -183)

Green Jobs Network - Promoting Ecotourism and Organic Agriculture as Innovative Mechanisms for employment and local sustainable development in the Rural areas in the Romania-Bulgaria Cross-Border area

What’s the goal?

To increase the employment opportunities and the mobility of the labour force through development of special competences and skills in the area of innovative ecotourism and organic agriculture and food production in the selected cross-border area.

What’s the budget?

1,219,573.08 euro, out of which 1,036,637.12 euro ERDF


Lead beneficiary (LB): Municipality of Lyaskovets (Bulgaria)

Beneficiary (B2): Territorial Administrative Unit – Videle Town (Romania)


Start date: 25.04.2017

End date: 18.09.2020

Duration: 40 months and 25 days


Veliko Tarnovo in Bulgaria

Teleorman in Romania


  • Raising public awareness;
  • Development of cross-border business incubators for ecotourism and organic agriculture;
  • Reconstruction and renovation of a municipal property;
  • Development of a joint strategy and virtual Cross-border platform for green jobs in the rural areas;
  • The supply and installation of 4 info-kiosks ;
  • Organizing joint special learning programs and trainings to increase the mobility in rural areas;
  • Language courses;
  • Organization of Joint Cross-Border Markets (job-fairs) for ideas, opportunities and good practices for job creation in the cross-border rural areas;
  • Organization of summer academy “Green Innovation Lab” for entrepreneurs from both sides of the border;

Results (what’s the contribution to the Programme)?

-          Programme outputs: 15 initiatives that activate workforce mobility in the cross border area; 160 participants in joint local employment initiatives and joint training.

-          Programme results: 30,396 persons will have access to joint employment initiatives.

Project status

The project is finalized and the final report is under verification.


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