Žepče, 14. June 2019
The sixth project team workshop within the “safEarth” project
In the period from 10th to 13th June 2019, the sixth project workshop was held in Žepče, within the project “Transnational advanced management of land use risk through landslide susceptibility maps design” – “safEarth”. The host was the Development Agency Žepče, and the workshop was attended by representatives of the Croatian Geological Institute of Zagreb, the Faculty of Mining, Geology and Civil Engineering of the University of Tuzla and the Institute for Geological Research from Podgorica.
The implementation of the project started in June 2017, and the project is being implemented under the INTERREG IPA CBC Croatia-Bosnia and Herzegovina-Montenegro 2014 – 2020 program.
The workshop was held at the California Restaurant in Žepče, and the main goal of the workshop was to summarize the implemented activities and results achieved, and to plan the realization of activities to be implemented in the next period.
Dr.sc. Vlatko Gulam as a Project manager, on behalf of the Lead Partner (LP), the Croatian Geological Institute (HGI), presented all the activities that have been carried out so far and emphasized the activities that have remained.
The spending of funds in the first 4 project periods and activities in project packages were analyzed, as well as planned preparations for final project activities. LIDAR data and planned approach to mapping susceptibility to sliding into a large scale were presented.
Mr. Gulam, thanked the hosts, on behalf of his project team, for a well prepared and well implemented workshop. He also presented the common goals and obligations to be fulfilled until the next workshop, which will be held in Croatia in September of 2019 in the organization of HGI.
The project “safEarth” – “Transnational advanced management of land use risk through landslide susceptibility maps design”, is implemented by RAŽ in the area of Žepče municipality. The project is implemented under the INTERREG IPA CBC Croatia-Bosnia and Herzegovina-Montenegro 2014. – 2020. program. The duration of the project is 30 months and the total budget is 974.695,50 EUR, of which the EU finances 85%, and 15% is co-financed by partners. The main objective of the project is to work together with partners to address the issue of landslide in the region.
Branka Janko, director
Marijana Zovko – project manager
BerinaGrahić – Mudželet – financial manager
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