Budget / EC contribution
180.647,00 EUR / 162.582,30 EUR
Municipality of Backi Petrovac
City of Martin, Municipality of Kamnik, Women’s Entrepreneurship Academy
In order to boost local economic development through supporting entrepreneurship sector, the Municipality, in June 2009, founded a Business and Innovation Centre, as a result of the project financed by Slovak Aid fund, the fund of the Slovak Republic in the amount of 200,000 Euros. The Municipality is aware to invest more, not only into “hardware”, but in the “software” as well. Therefore, in partnership with two municipalities from Slovakia and Slovenia, and non – governmental organization specialized in women’s entrepreneurship, the Municipality intends to improve capacity of human resources who are involved in local economic development planning and implementation. Backi Petrovac Municipality considers the BIC as an effective instrument of local government to support start ups and development of SMEs.
is to contribute to the implementation of successful EU model (Slovak & Slovenian) in effective governing of local economic development by Municipality of Backi Petrovac.