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

City of Vranje

Southern and Eastern Serbia - Pčinjski District

Level of development - Group II

Active enterprises - -

Active entrepreneurs - -

81,468


Citizens
h-money

38,982


Average income

860


Area
Vranje
Vranje
Vranje
Vranje
Vranje

3


improving business competitiveness

3


improving business environment

5


strengthening social cohesion and inclusion

263,267 Euros

199,257 Euros

(76% EU PRO)

64,010 Euros

(24% Co-funding)

53,380 Euros

Support to an entrepreneur in wood processing - K-Prom

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The entrepreneur is engaged in the production of interior doors. The grant will be utilised to procure industrial machines for gluing foil on door panels in order to increase the production capacity and create two new jobs immediately and another two subsequently. The entrepreneur will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities related to donation of interior doors to socially vulnerable families in cooperation with the local centre for social work.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

22,350 Euros

15,630 Euros

6,720 Euros

Support to an entrepreneur in furniture production - Stajić Dekor

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The entrepreneur is engaged in production of furniture, mostly different kinds of sofas. The project envisages procurement of modern sewing machine in order to increase the production capacity, improve the quality of products and create six new jobs immediately and another ten subsequently. The entrepreneur will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities that include the donation of furniture to student dormitories and institutions that care for children without parental care.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

17,680 Euros

13,600 Euros

4,080 Euros

Support to an entrepreneur in food production- Nanin recept s juga

Support to Entrepreneurs, Micro and Small Enterprises

The entrepreneur is engaged in HACCP certified fruit and vegetable processing and the production of zimnica ("ajvar" being the main product). The grant will be utilised to procure grinding and roasting machines, a cooling chamber and pasteuriser in order to increase the production capacity and quality of products and engage new employees. Two new jobs will be created immediately, and another six in the long term. The entrepreneur will be conducting corporate social responsibility activities that include financial donations in support of the medical treatment of fellow citizens, as well as financial and product donations to the local safe house.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

13,350 Euros

10,680 Euros

2,670 Euros

156,635 Euros

Development of Technical Documentation for Reconstruction of Multimedia - Business Centre

Technical Documentation

The development of technical documentation for the Multimedia-Business Centre will create conditions for its reconstruction which, once finalised, will provide support to businesses, promotion of the investment potential of Vranje and the region and substantially contribute to the development of tourism, especially congress and cultural tourism.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

62,980 Euros

30,000 Euros

32,980 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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Improvement of GIS Vranje through Integration of New Design Services

Introduction and Development of GIS

The City of Vranje previously introduced GIS in order to attract investments i.e. boost economic development through identification and promotion of its development potential. Improved GIS will provide the data regarding constructed and planned infrastructure, urban planning conditions, cadastre parcels, streets, available parking spaces allowing for the improved data available for future investors, with special focus on mapping the locations for renewable solar energy.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

91,514 Euros

76,000 Euros

15,514 Euros

53,252 Euros

Relaxation of the body and brilliance of the mind

Fostering Social Cohesion in Multi-Ethnic Municipalities

Cultivating psycho-social and health status of persons with disabilities (PWD) in Jablanica and Pčinja Districts through introduction of an innovative therapeutic programme and teaching PWDs to independently practice therapeutic massage and art therapy.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

3,702 Euros

3,702 Euros

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We create, hence we exist – one step further

Fostering Social Cohesion in Multi-Ethnic Municipalities

Economic, social and psychological empowerment of women with multiple sclerosis (MS) and Roma women by organising joint workshops for developing handcraft skills, followed by a cooperative or individual sale exhibitions to market their crafts.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

16,850 Euros

14,804 Euros

2,046 Euros

Improvement of inter-ethnic cooperation between Vranje and Tutin through empowerment of women and girls from ethnic minority groups and networking of relevant actors from the local communities

Fostering Social Cohesion in Multi-Ethnic Municipalities

Enhancing the social inclusion and active engagement in social change of women and girls from ethnic minority groups in Vranje and Tutin through inter-municipal cooperation of relevant social actors. Simultaneously the employees of educational institutions will be trained in innovative methods of intercultural teaching.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

14,984 Euros

14,984 Euros

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Caravan of Health 2019

Fostering Social Cohesion in Multi-Ethnic Municipalities

Improving the health status of Roma population in South Serbia through provision of preventive health care services and by raising awareness about health care and disease prevention among the target group.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

2,998 Euros

2,998 Euros

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Changes for Roma

Fostering Social Cohesion in Multi-Ethnic Municipalities

Improving access to work of hard-to-employ categories of Roma population, through organisation of vocational trainings and internships, workshops for active job search, provision of grants for business starting and networking with the local institutions and business sector.

Project value:

Programme funds:

Co-funding:

14,718 Euros

14,718 Euros

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