International cooperation and EU funds
The public call for cofinancing of projects with Alps Adriatic Alliance funds will be open from April 1st to 30th 2019.
Winemakers from Koprivnica Križevci County performed at the Gast Intervino Fair, which was held from March 24th to 26th in Klagenfurt, Austria, and at a joint stand with the Carinthian association of winemakers, was presented five winemakers with top quality wines from the County – Matočec, Koren, Gašparić, Topolovčan, Kostanjevec. Winemakers visited Deputy prefect Darko Sobota with associates, while Marijan Matočec won the second prize with Pinot Gray at the exhibition held within the fair.
The president of the Association of Hlebine painters and sculptors Zlatko Kolarek and a member of association Zlatko Štrfiček, donated to County prefect Darko Koren and the County, artistic paintings from the 4th International art colony “Alps Adriatic heart of naive” as a thank for the longtime support to the Colony and naive painting.
On Monday and Tuesday, November 26th and 27th at the hotel Picok in Đurđevac, was held a two-day workshop within the project “AAA LEADER – bottom-up approach for women in the rural area”, which on behalf of the County attended senior adviser for international relations Nataša Krobot Hrastić.
On Tuesday, November 20th Varaždin County, as chairing of the Alps Adriatic Alliance, hosted an international conference on the occasion of the great jubilee celebration – the 40th anniversary of the Alps Adriatic Alliance and the cooperation of countries and regions int he area of Central Europe.
On Thursday November 8th 2018. in premises of Countys palace in Varaždin was held 2nd in a row meeting of Alps Adriatic Alliance Steering Committee.
On Saturday July 7th, the 5th international wine exhibition “The golden wines of Alps Adriatic 2018.” was held in the Gallery of the Museum of town Đurđevac, whose holder of the organization was the Cluster of Podravina and Prigorje winemakers, and as a joint project co-financed by Koprivnica Križevci County and Alps Adriatic Alliance.
In Varaždin, was on Thursday, May 3rd held the session of the Alps Adriatic Steering Committee which currently presides Varaždin County, and on behalf of Koprivnica Križevci County was attended by senior advisor – specialist for european funds and international cooperation Vladimir Šadek with associates.
Director of European Grouping of Territorial Cooperation (Pannon EGTC) András Göndöc and his associates visited the county administration on Tuesday, February 27th , and met with Deputy County prefect Darko Sobota, while the meeting was attended by the director of the PORA Development agency of Podravina and Prigorje Melita Birčić.
In accordance with the Countys Assembly Decision of September 26th 2017. by which is determined the accession of Koprivnica Križevci County to Pannon European Grouping of Territorial Cooperation (Pannon EGTC), the County on February 6th 2018. formally became a member of this grouping.