Denitsa Nikolova, Bulgarian Deputy Minister of Regional Development and Public Works and National Coordinator of the Danube Strategy for Bulgaria, is to attend the 4th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region, which is held in the city of Ulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, the press centre of the ministry announced.
The forum will be attended by representatives of governments, local and regional authorities, NGOs, business, and academic circles from the 14 countries in the Danube Region and the EU.
Debates in the frames of the Annual Forum help interested individuals in the region establish contacts.
Under the motto of "Smart, social, sustainable - Innovation for the Danube Region", the forum will focus on innovations, professional training, labour mobility and migration, competitiveness, entrepreneurship, and the role of civil society in the region.
The ministers from the Danube Region responsible for European funds will hold a meeting in the frames of the Forum.
They are expected to adopt a declaration placing emphasis on the significance of the connection between the Danube Strategy and existing funds and programmes.