Peacebuilding and Good Governance

Peacebuilding and Good Governance

  • Support to the Commission of Refugees Serbia and the Coordination Centre for Kosovo displaced people

    Place: Serbia
    Gornje Komarice

    The funds for the Project were provided by the European Agency for Reconstruction (EAR) and consisted in the deep research of the Serbian governmental agencies and their involvement with the refugees and displaced people in the Kosovo conflict. The intervention background was the reduction of the UNHCR funds to the Collective Centres established at the outbreak of the war to shelter the Serb refugees that came to Serbia from other former Yugoslav republics. The main goal was to suggest ways to strengthen the local institutions and their ability to assist those refugees in their decision to return to home or Read more [...]

  • Study of Good Governance situation and initiatives in Maghreb

    Place: Morocco
    Ouled Khellouf

    Ideaborn designed a 3-stage-strategy to fulfill the requirements of the Consell Interuniversitari de Cataluña (CIC) to reach formulas to make possible the North-South cooperation in the educational system. For the first stage there was to identify exiting cooperation agreements between the University of Damascus (Syria) and the Universities of Baghdad and Al Ramady (Iraq). The agreements encouraged the academic cooperation and investigation dedicated to desertification studies. The ideaborn’s contribution was to prepare a programme to make stronger these agreements involving Spanish universities and the chance to make a proposal to get funds from the Spanish government. The project considered: (i) Read more [...]

  • Support to SME development in Northern Africa

    Place: Algiers
    Sidi M'Hamed

    Ideaborn coordinated the research about business opportunities and the legal framework under which the foreign investors operate in Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Libya and Mauritania. The investigation pointed to those vulnerable sectors able to create employment and the ones in which the SME’s have a greater comparative advantage. The selected sectors were the production and food packing, the tourism and the textile sector. The research ended in September 2001 and the conclusions were presented in Barcelona in the same year. The Chamber of Commerce of Barcelona, the University of international trade of Barcelona and the University Johns Hopkins School of Advanced Read more [...]

  • Support programme for the Creation of small and medium enterprises in South eastern Europe

    Place: Croatia

    Ideaborn carried out a plan to encourage the presence of Spanish enterprises in those countries with the participation of The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), The Economist Intelligent Unit, The European Stability Initiative, The European Commission and the Spanish embassies in Bulgaria, Rumania and Hungary. The programme started in April 2000 with a visit to the Southeast of Europe, continued with a conference in Barcelona in June 2000 and ended with a three month follow-up work with a delegate from Ideaborn in Bulgaria (from September to November 2000). The Chamber of Commerce of Barcelona, Agencia de promoción de Read more [...]

  • EC Framework Contract BENEF 2013 LOT 7 -Governance & Home Affairs

    Place: Brussels

    Ideaborn is partner of one of the awarded consortia of the EC Framework Contract BENEF 2013 (for the 2014-2016 period) We will publish specific assignments received on our Linkedin page. A. EXPERTISE COMMON TO ALL LOTS minimum expertise required As a minimum, the expertise is required to cover the entire project cycle: programme or project design and implementation, preparation of Terms of Reference (services) and technical annexes (works, supplies) and evaluation of offers (Procurement), evaluation of grant proposals evaluations (ex-ante, interim, ex-post etc.), monitoring horizontal aspects as well as a number of horizontal aspects: (Cross-) sectoral policy analysis and reforms,, Macroeconomics, Read more [...]