Regional governor of Montana Region Ivaylo Petrov participated in a regular meeting of Nortwestern Region’s Development council which took place on 09-10.09.2015 in the city of Vratsa under the guidance of Malina Nikolova – Regional governor of Vratsa Region and Chairperson of the Development council.
The event was also attended by the Deputy Minister of the regional development and public works Ivan Asparuhov, Representatives of different ministries, Regional governors of Montana, Vratsa, Pleven and Lovech regions, Deputy regional governor of Vidin Region, municipal mayors, representatives of national employers’ organizations and syndicates, representatives of the National territorial development center, the Local governance reform foundation and the academic field.
A project of the Targeted Investment Programme, directed towards supporting the development of Nortwestern Bulgaria, the Rhodopes, Strandja, border and underdeveloped regions was presented and discussed at the meeting.
A representative of the Ministry of regional development and public works presented in front of the council members the procedures which are planned within the “Regions in growth” 2014-2020 Operational Programme for 2015 according to the indicative annual programme.
A Decentralization Strategy project for 2016-2025 in the field of the state governance was presented and discussed as well.
Members of the Nortwestern region’s Development council discussed and adopted the annual indicative programme for council’s activities in 2016.