INER promoted on regional conference

The project INER was presented at the regional conference “Development of the Green Economy”, held in Podgorica on 27th and 28th of July, 2021. The participants of the conference were representatives of state and local self-government, media, private sector and CSOs from Montenegro and countries from the region. The panelists presented the opportunities and challenges of green economy development, green economy best practice examples, as well as projects and initiatives of CSOs in the field of green and circular economy. The project INER – INtelligent Energy management and Renewable energy sources promotion, implemented within the INTERREG IPA Cross-Border Program between Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro, was presented by LIR Evolution, as a partner from BiH. The activities that LIR will implement on the territory of the City of Derventa were presented, related to the typology of buildings, energy efficiency measures, energy rehabilitation and improvement of heating systems in the local school and training for energy management using modern software solutions for monitoring energy consumption and identification of necessary measures for implementation.

The conference was organized within the project “GEAR – Green Economy for Advanced Region” which aims to increase the activities and influence of civil society organizations from Montenegro, Serbia, BiH, North Macedonia and Albania in environmental protection through networking, capacity building and promoting the green economy. The project is funded by the European Union within the Civil Society and Media Support Program for 2016-2017, and implemented by FORS Montenegro in partnership with SMART Kolektiv from Serbia, the Center for Development and Support from BiH, EKO Svest from North Macedonia, EDEN Center from Albania and the Association Slap from Croatia.