Preparing Croatia for the introduction of the Community Led Local Development in the Fisheries Sector

07 Jun 2013


UNDP has led a project supported by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs with the aim to prepare the Croatian fisheries sector for the introduction of the LEADER methodology, i.e. community-led local development (CLLD). The project offered assistance to the Directorate of Fisheries (DF) of the Ministry of Agriculture in the planning and preparation for establishment of FLAGs (Fisheries Local Action Groups) in Croatia, in the framework of the New Marine and Fisheries Program for the period of 2014-2020 and resulted in a report. This Report is based on extensive research and consultations with local stakeholders, and offering an extensive analysis of the situation and a set of recommendations for the introduction of the CLLD methodology in Croatian fisheries sector.