Today, an informative meeting was held for the fourth call of IPARD-II, which includes financing for rural tourism and manufacturing and handicraft production. The meeting took place between ARDA, the Managing Authority, and the EU Delegation, under the initiative “Europe is here.” It was held at the “Nari” agrotourism premises in Lundër, which is one of the entities supported by ARDA through IPARD-II grants, funded by the European Union and the Albanian Government.
The meeting was live-streamed, and attendees had the opportunity to ask questions in real-time to gather more information about the criteria and required documentation for the fourth call. The deadline for submitting applications is February 25, 2022. The aim of the call is to support rural development, boost rural tourism, and encourage local manufacturing and handicrafts, aligning with the goals of the European Union’s IPARD program.