“WSS EFFECT” PUBLIC LAUNCH
On 28 March 2018, “Food for All – Food Bank Macedonia” (FBMK), leading partner in WSS Effect project and its action partners – Organisation of Women Strumica (OWS), SIBAHE Slovenian Food Bank and the European Food Banks Federation (FEBA) as project associate partner have marked the official beginning of the “WSS Effect” project financed under the Instrument for Pre-Accession (IPA) Civil Society Facility and Media Programme 2016-2017.
The event aimed to bring together representatives of “WSS Effect” project management team with representatives of the informal Coalition Against Hunger and Food Waste, including representatives from the Government and business community.
The core intention of the event in general was to facilitate a collaboration; to create synergy for effective project implementation and better outcomes, as well as to disseminate “WSS Effect” message.
The event was overall positive. It gathered 59 participants, including: representatives of the Government, local self-government units (Mayor of Bervenica and Centar municipality), representatives of the business community, and of 30 diverse local CSOs from 11 municipalities.