Programme: CBC SRB-BiH 2014-2020
Call for Proposals: 2nd
Application No: 03
Contract No. 48-00-00080/2019-28-4 signed on March 9th 2021
Project Title: Improving fire emergency management system in the cross border area of B&H and Serbia
Specific objective: SO 2.2. Improving the management system for emergency interventions
Result: Result 2.2.1: The capacity for preparedness, prevention and response of all organisations/institutions in the protection and rescue system in the cross-border area are strengthened on long term
Project budget: Total contract amount (€): Contracted amount EU (€) and

% of total contract amount:

€  429,737.52 €  363,429.02


Beneficiaries of funds: Lead applicant: Co-applicants:

Municipality of Rogatica


Public company „National park Tara“ Bajina Bašta

Location of the action: SRB: BiH:
Serbia, Bajina Basta Municipality Bosnia and Herzegovina, Rogatica Municipality
Target groups: Employees of different institutions related to fire prevention, rescue and recovery interventions (Municipality of Rogatica, NP Tara, Municipality of Bajina Basta, fire-fighting units, forestry companies, representatives of protected areas managers, representatives of civil protection) who will be trained


37,600 inhabitants of Rogatica and Bajina Basta municipalities who will be targeted with the media campaign regarding prevention of fires

Commencement date and project duration: March 10th 2021, 18 months
Overall objective: Contribution to improving the management system for fire emergency interventions in the cross border area of B&H and Serbia
Specific objective(s) or project purpose: Improved capacity for prevention, response and rescue in the fire emergency situations in municipalities of Rogatica and Bajina Basta
Activities and results of the project



R1. Improved human capacities for prevention and fire emergency intervention through training

R2. Improved technical capacity of institutions through upgraded equipment

R3. Exchanged best practices and networking achieved among fire fighting units in the cross border area

R4. Improved management through upgraded procedures and assessment

R5. The awareness of local population raised in the field of fire prevention through information campaign.Activities


A1.1. Organization of trainings regarding fire emergency interventions and prevention

A2.1 Procurement of firefighting vehicles 

A2.2 Procurement of firefighting equipment

A3. Organization of workshops for exchange of best practices

A4.1 Preparation of an assessment of forest fire risk for NP Tara

A4.2 Preparation of emergency operative plan for NP Tara

A4.3 Preparation of  Plan for fire protection for Rogatica municipality

A5.1 Production/distribution of promo materials

A5.2 Development/

implementation of  media campaigns in two municipalities

A5.3 Organization of project kick-off and final conference