On 16th and 17th September in Skopje was organized a study visit at which participants were from nine countries, twelve partner organizations / institutions involved in the project PPP4Broadbend, Mayor of Makedonska Kamenica – pilot municipality which will directly implement one of the 9 PPP models, the Ministry of Information society, and a senior from “Alcatel Lucent”. On the event was presented solution for public private partnership in the field of broadband for Macedonska Kamenica municipality which is one of the four municipalities that are participating in projects that verify the validity of nine PPP models and paves the way for further use in reducing “broadband gap “in rural areas of South East Europe (SEE).
The solution for Macedonska Kamenica was positively evaluated by the present experts on the presentation. Center for Development of East Planning Region is partner in the project, and the implementation of this type of project from transnational project in SEE is of great importance, because it is the first of its type realized by the Center. Target groups of the project are rural, regional / local public administrations, private providers of broadband services and the general public.