EU PRO Programme funded by the European Union and the Republic of Serbia
  • Republic of Serbia
  • UNOPS

Municipality of Prijepolje

Šumadija and Western Serbia - Zlatiborski District

Level of development - Group IV

Active enterprises - 286

Active entrepreneurs - 1223

35,149


Citizens
h-money

33,358


Average income

827


Area
Prijepolje
Prijepolje
Prijepolje
Prijepolje
Prijepolje
Prijepolje

4


improving business competitiveness

1


improving business environment

3


strengthening social cohesion and inclusion

195,204 Euros

138,911 Euros

(71% EU PRO)

56,293 Euros

(29% Co-funding)

103,904 Euros

Support to an entrepreneur in furniture production - M-1066

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The entrepreneur engaged in wood processing will utilise the grant to procure a wood dryer in order to increase production, improve sales and create conditions for introducing a new product - glued beech panels. This investment will lead to the immediate creation of six and subsequent creation of twelve new jobs. The entrepreneur will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities which will include the provision of financial support to some activities organised by the Association for Support to Individuals with Disabilities in the Prijepolje Municipality and local sporting events.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

43,100 Euros

20,000 Euros

23,100 Euros

Support to an entrepreneur in clothing producing - Dantex 2015

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The enterprise is engaged in the production of protective workwear and medical uniforms. Through the grant, new sewing machines and a machine for digital production of cutting patterns will be procured in order to improve and increase production capacity, with the aim to increase production capacities by 25%, revenues by 15% and export by about 20%. This investment will also lead to the immediate engagement of three new employees and subsequent engagement of another three. The entrepreneur will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities which include the donation of clothing or older sewing machines to a local Technical School, in order to assist in practical teaching.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

18,360 Euros

10,710 Euros

7,650 Euros

Support to an entrepreneur in clothing production - Sanatex 2014

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The entrepreneur is engaged in apparel production and the main products are various types of protective suits and uniforms, T-shirts and aprons. Majority of their products are sold to wholesale chains, while a portion is exported to Montenegro. This grant will be used to procure new sewing machines and equipment in order to improve the production capacity and expand the range of products. The entrepreneur will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities that will include the provision of support to the local hospital and health centre through the donation of medical uniforms.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

14,284 Euros

10,000 Euros

4,284 Euros

Support to an enterpreneur in metal processing - Turbo Motor

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The entrepreneur is engaged in the production of snow cleaning equipment, as additional equipment for commercial vehicles, off-road vehicles and tractors. A certain quantity of products is exported to the countries in the region, mostly Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. The grant will be utilised to procure a CNC machine for cutting metal sheets in order to increase the range of products and create two new jobs immediately and another two in long term. The entrepreneur will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities which will include the donation of a snow plow and a salt spreader to the local public utility company.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

28,160 Euros

20,000 Euros

8,160 Euros

2,141 Euros

Provision of a back-up server for the e-permitting system

E-permitting

Improvement of the electronic system for the issuance of building permits through the provision of a back-up server, which will enhance its stability and availability for over 6,500 users that benefit from it every day. Server and network equipment were procured through the project, as well as necessary licences. The aim of this activity was to contribute to the creation of a more favourable business environment by improving the efficiency and transparency of the e-government and, ultimatively, to new investments. At the same time, citizens’ trust in institutions, as well as the quality of services that are being offered through the e-government will also be enhanced.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

2,141 Euros

2,141 Euros

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89,159 Euros

Reconstruction of Sports Hall in the Primary School “Milosav Stiković”

Local Infrastructure

The reconstruction and equipping of the sports hall within the Primary School “Milosav Stiković” will provide adequate conditions for sports activities for 629 school children and the wider community, preschool children, athletes as well as people with disabilities. Within the good governance activities, the sports development plan will set the procedures for the organised use of the facility, with special attention given to the vulnerable groups.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

68,650 Euros

56,772 Euros

11,878 Euros

Media and diversity

Fostering Social Cohesion in Multi-Ethnic Municipalities

Implemented by: Association “Women`s Forum” Prijepolje

Strengthening the capacities of the journalists working in local media to objectively report on minority rights, raise awareness and inform the public, particularly youth, on the rights of national minorities and respect for cultural and linguistic diversity. The project will also target high school students who will be involved in developing material for promoting interculturalism among their fellow students.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

14,714 Euros

13,747 Euros

967 Euros

Inclusive Protection of Intangible Heritage – A Bridge between Cultures

Fostering Social Cohesion in Multi-Ethnic Municipalities

Implemented by: Association “New Vision” Prijepolje

Partner on the project: Association “Women's Initiative” Priboj, the National Library “Dositej Obradović” Novi Pazar, the Cultural Centre Sjenica, the National Library “Dr Ejup Mušović” Tutin

Improving the level of cooperation and trust between Serbian and Bosniak communities through promotion of interculturalism and protection of intangible cultural heritage in the region. Additionally, inclusive and integrative instruments will be created through dialogue and cross-sectorial cooperation of relevant regional actors and experts at national level, to advance the cooperation between the two communities.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

5,795 Euros

5,541 Euros

254 Euros