The fi-compass workshop ‘Implementation of financial instruments in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia’, developed in cooperation with Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO) as well as the Ministry of Regional Development of the Czech Republic, will take place on 21 and 22 May 2019 in Prague, Czech Republic. The event brings together managing authorities and other stakeholders involved in ESIF financial instruments in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia to discuss how such instruments can be deployed in a number of areas.
The workshop will consist of:
- plenary sessions about the implementation of financial instruments and project examples in the two countries,
- parallel sessions in the 'fishbowl discussion format' in smaller groups focusing on specific implementation areas such as energy efficiency and EPC schemes under ESIF, energy efficiency in buildings and SMEs, environment (including waste and water management), social entrepreneurship and student loans, transport as well as urban development (including brownfield regeneration and social housing),
- presentation of results from the parallel sessions in the plenary sessions.