The Private Sector Development project focuses on shared economic challenges in the Western Balkans and aims to create an enabling environment for economic development. Implementation of the project Private Sector Development is in the initial stage. It will be realized in cooperation with Academic Training Association and it will continue till 2007.

Project objectives:

٠ Enhance regional private sector development;
٠ Improve cooperation between businesses, government officials, chambers of commerce and faculties of economics in the field of private sector development;
٠ Introduce European economic standards;
٠ Improve the quality of research & education in private sector development

Project includes numerous activities such as:

-  Bi-annual Private Sector Development Conferences;
-  Annual regional Europe Day event (9 May);
-  Regional PSD research projects
-  Economic Internships for students;
-  Annual Study visit of network to the Netherlands and EU institutions;
-  Annual regional business plan competition for university graduates;
-  Business skills training for businesses