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MUNICIPALITY OF CUADROS (Spain)Minor local entity with a population of less than 2,000 inhabitants, located northwest of the province of León (Castile and Leon – Spain), which has its own powers as follows:
    • a)Minor local entity with a population of less than 2,000 inhabitants, located northwest of the province of León (Castile and Leon – Spain), which has its own powers as follows:
    • b) The surveillance, conservation and cleaning of urban roads, rural roads, fountains, laundries and watering holes.
    • c) Basic public services such as potable water for human consumption, sanitation and electricity.
    • d) Regulatory power and self-organization.
    • d) Regulatory power and self-organization.
    • f) The power of programming or planning.
    • g) The power to investigate, demarcate and recover from office their property.
    • h) The presumption of legitimacy and the execution of its acts.
    • i) The power to enforce and sanction.
    j) The power of ex officio review of its acts and agreements.



The Association for Sustainable Development and the Promotion of Rural Employment (ADESPER) is a national non-profit organization, open to relations and activities that can be established with parallel organizations and associations within the EU and third countries. It encompasses different personalities (6 at present) and legal (Associations, SMEs, Social Agents, etc.) with extensive experience in rural development, both in terms of training and job creation as a way to avoid the strong depopulation of the towns, the establishment of population and the improvement of social and economic conditions in rural areas.


CoraNE is a Portuguese non-profit organization with a major role in the skills and experience in the field of local and rural development, created in 1995, with the destination area known as Terra Fria Transmontana, constituted by the municipalities of Bragança, Miranda Do Douro, Vimioso and Vinhais. The team is made up of qualified technicians from various areas (9 people). The main objective of its creation is social, economic and cultural valorization, promotion and capitalization of local potentialities, the execution of development projects in the region. The valorization of its endogenous resources (natural, cultural, etc.), always maintaining in the perspective of social, economic and cultural development. The work is done on the initiative of CoraNE or in collaboration with other organizations. CoraNE is taken as a reference for the development of its territory of intervention, recognized by institutions and the general public.


ETIFOR is an organization that promotes scientific knowledge and technology transfer, helping private companies, public administrations and non-governmental organizations to achieve responsible management of forest and environmental resources. Provides consulting, project development, research and training services to shape innovative customer-based solutions. ETIFOR offers environmental liability services in four strategic areas: Corporación Social and i) certification of forest management and supply chains; ii) Climate Change and ES; (iii) International Cooperation; And iv) rural development.


CEDA is a non-profit association created in 2005. The founding members of the organization have significant experience in the preparation and implementation of international projects in the field of culture, education and regional development: lifelong learning programs Leonardo da Vinci, Grundtvig (multilateral projects, mobility, partnerships), ESF, INTERREG, SlovakAid, different bilateral cooperation projects and RDP.


Center Republike Slovenije za poklicno izobraževanje (CPI), is the Institute of the Republic of Slovenia for vocational education and training. It is the central national institution in the field of education and vocational training. It was founded in 1995 by the Government of the Republic of Slovenia (The Ministry of Education and Sports, the Ministry of Labor, Family and Social Affairs); Its co-founders were the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia and the House of Crafts and Companies of Slovenia.


The organization provides the most demanded specialties to its students, thus providing a viable solution for their future in professional development. In addition to specialties in the social sector, AEGEAS EKPAIDEFTIKI also works with social groups or people vulnerable to the risk of social exclusion, such as unemployed, NEETS, people living in remote mountainous areas, etc. In order to equip them with the skills and abilities required for successful integration into the labor market, the organization implements on-demand seminars accompanied by guidance and counseling, as well as working practices with collaborating companies.


Karadeniz Teknik Üniversitesi (KTU) is one of the pioneering higher education institutions in Turkey. It is well endowed for research and education and offers a variety of degree and postgraduate programs. Among 190 universities, KTU is a large state university with 17 faculties over 60 departments and 55,000 students and awarded the CETS label. It has departments in the fields of biology, marine sciences, forestry, geology, management sciences and education have good international contacts with many projects supported by the EU.


Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava (USV) offers higher education in more than 100 master’s, doctoral and post-doctoral programs in five areas, as follows: Arts and Humanities, Engineering and IT, Biological Sciences, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences. The Faculty of Forestry Sciences was created in 1990 and this is now the headquarters of two undergraduate programs (forestry, ecology and environmental protection) and two masters programs (management of forest enterprises, biodiversity conservation and ecosystem management).


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