BENCH-PA It-At - The 16 partners meet
3 programme areas - Carinthia, Veneto, Friuli Venezia Giulia; 16 partners, 8 municipalities, 3 universities, 3 regional administrations, 2 municipality associations; 30 months duration.
These are the numbers regarding the Interreg Italy Austria Bench-PA project which was officially launched on the 9th November during the kick-off meeting held at the ForSer(lead partner) headquarters in Pasian di Prato where also the press attended.
“In order to improve and strengthen the measure in a cross-border context the Bench -PA project plans to promote and activate processes involved in public administration’s provision of specific services in both Italy and Austria allowing for a comparison of the local administrative structures and procedures in the two countries.” pointed out Daniele Gortan, the Manager of Forser, during his opening statements.
In addition to the participation of project partners, Susanna Buiatti from the Interreg IV Italy Austria Coordination Office of the Region Friuli Venezia Giulia was also present and sent regards from Francesco Forte, Director of EC funds management services