Next online meeting 12 January 2009 from 3 pm CET

Agenda:

1) South Baltic Rural Development Centre (SBRDC) – status on the identification of financial opportunities within the Rural Development programmes in Denmark, Poland and Sweden to further prepare the establish of SBRDC

2) ERB LAG Conference including Ukrainean participants – Warmia-Mazury Region would like to organise this joint conference, discussed at the last online meeting 21/10-08. It would be a main activity connected to a training project for new Ukrainean Local Action Groups, to be applied by Warmia-Mazury Region and including Bornholm as a partner. The training and conference is preliminary scheduled to the first week of August 2009, and the intention is to invite all LAGs in the ERB regions to join the conference, and that each LAG will have a small exhibition to promote themselves

3) Promotion of the Culinary Heritage Network, by Mr Igor Hutnikiewicz, Head of the Quality and Labelling Office in Warmia-Mazury Region

4) Young farmers cooperation, project idea to be presented

5) Coastal farming and market access, project idea to be presented by Mr Victor Sergeev, Director of Kaliningrad Institute for Retraining of agricultural specialists