Interreg - IPA CBC

Joint actions for prevention and reduction of the consequences
of disasters in the municipalities of Sandanski and Radovish

Signed contract with Municipality of Radovis for joint implementation of a project under the Cross-Border Cooperation Programme

On July 31, 2019 in the Municipality of Radovish, between the Manager of the Centre for development of the South-East planning region, Ms. Zhulieta Gjurkova and the Mayor of the Municipality of Radovish, Mr. Gerasim Konzulov, an agreement for joint realization of the project "Joint actions for prevention and reduction of the consequences of disasters in the municipalities of Sandanski and Radovish" was signed. The project is implemented by the Centre for development of the South-East planning region in partnership with the Municipality of Radovish. Lead partner of the project is the municipality of Sandanski from R.Bulgaria.

Subject of this Agreement is joint implementation of the project "Joint actions for prevention and reduction of the consequences of disasters in the municipalities of Sandanski and Radovish" which includes infrastructure activities by arranging part of the Sushica River in the municipality of Radovish as the final beneficiary of the project.

With this project the riverbed of the river Sushica will be arranged and regulated. Additionally, afforestation and reforestation of the river basin is also predicted. These activities will lead towards reduction of the negative consequences of floods and adaptation to future climate change. The same activities will be implemented on the other side of the border in Municipality of Sandanski, which will improve the quality of life of the citizens in the cross-border region by increasing the safety from natural disasters.

This project is co-funded by EU through Interreg-IPA CBC Programme Bulgaria - Republic of North Macedonia

This website was created and maintained with the assistance of the European Union through the Interreg-IPA CBC Republic of Bulgaria – Republic of North Macedonia Programme, CCI No 2014TC16I5CB006. The contents of this website are the sole responsibility of the project partners - Centre for development of the South-East planning region and Municipality of Sandanski and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union or the Managing Authority of the Programme.