06 May 2019 - 08 May 2019
Budva, Montenegro

4th EUSAIR Annual Forum

IIASA Acting Deputy Director General/CEO Nebojsa Nakicenovic to talk at 4th Forum of the European Union Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region  (EUSAIR)

© Photo by Hrvoje Klaric

© Photo by Hrvoje Klaric

The 4th EUSAIR Forum jointly organized by Montenegro and the European Commission and with the support of the strategic project EUSAIR Facility Point will take place in Budva, Montenegro on 7 – 8 May 2019.

For the purpose of greater visibility and in order to gather a wide number of participants form the Adriatic and Ionian Region, Montenegro organises the 4th EUSAIR Forum in coordination with the 2nd Forum of the Adriatic and Ionian Chambers of Commerce, Cities and Universities. The two events represent joint effort of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Integration Office and Chamber of Commerce. There will be a great and unique opportunity for promotion of deeper and wider cooperation between EUSAIR-EU member states and candidate/potential candidate countries participating in the EUSAIR with special focus on the fields of Blue Growth and Tourism.


The EU Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region (EUSAIR) is a macro-regional strategy adopted by the European Commission and endorsed by the European Council in 2014. The Strategy was jointly developed by the Commission and the Adriatic-Ionian Region countries and stakeholders, which agreed to work together on the areas of common interest for the benefit of each country and the whole region.

IIASA Acting Deputy DG/CEO Nebojsa NAkicenovic will give a keynote talk in the session on EUSAIR Pillar II Connecting the region, Energy Networks sub-groupHow can EUSAIR contribute to the integrated energy and climate plans: challenges and future steps , which takes place on Tuesday, May 7th, from 5-6:30pm.


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