LED Framework Course for Municipal Economic Development in the Danube Region Project Partner Municipalities



In February 2008, GTZ initiated a LED assistance project in the Serbian municipalities of Golubac, Majdanpek, Sokobanja and Zaječar under its Municipal Economic Development in the Danube Region - (KWD) project. The project intended to improve the overall capacity in these municipalities to implement LED activities, assisting them in the participatory LED strategic planning process, improving their institutional capacities for LED, and improving their capacity to prepare and manage LED-related projects. GTZ desired to start its program by familiarizing and sensitizing municipal officials and other stakeholders about LED in general.


Prepared and delivered training to local government staff, government leaders and other LED stakeholders

Prepared and distributed course and reference manuals and training aids

Assessed program municipality capability to establish viable LED offices and prepare a LED strategy in a participatory way

Prepared and presented to the client a training report, summarizing results achieved and recommendations for future project activities