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EU programme for Croatia IPA 2013, Component I Assistance in transition and demining of the Socio Economic infrastructure in Lika Senj, Sisak Moslavina and Zadar counties. A FIELD VISIT

13.10.2014

On 13. October a visit to a demining project Area of the Blinjski kut settlement and Gornje Komarevo took place.

With the realization of this demining project a total of 1,3Km 2 will be released back to use, which represents almost 15% of the MSA in the City of Sisak. The importance of this project is well illustrated by the fact that there was a Mine or an UXO found in each 2.875m2.

The demining works in Komarevo were financed within the project Demining of the Socio Economic infrastructure in Lika Senj, Sisak Moslavina and Zadar counties, financed via EU's IPA 2013, Component I Assistance in transition and Institutional building for 2013. The total value of the project is 4,2 M EUR, out of which the European union financed the project with 3.159.000,00EUR and Republic of Croatia trough the state budget with 1.053.000,00EUR.

Sisak Moslavina County has 100 square kilometers of MSA spread over 11 cities and municipalities.

The director of CROMAC, Mr.Draen Jakopec with his co-workers hosted the President of the Republic of Croatia, Ivo Josipovic, Ph.D., members of the diplomatic staff accredited in Croatia, Members of Parliament, Mrs. Dijana Platina Ph.D., Head of the Government office for Mine Action, Deputy County Prefect Mr.Zdenko Vahovec, Mrs. Kristina Iki Baniek, Mayor of Sisak and other local dignitaries.

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