On 04 June 2012, the Deputy Director of the Austrian Office of Coordination for Technical Cooperation, Mr. Florenc Qosja, in the meeting with the Executive Director of ASCS, Mr. Rudi Bobrati, and the Head of Sector of the Administration of Strategic Grants and Regional Development, Mr. Isak Bilalli, briefed the latter on the mission of the Office for Technical Cooperation in Tirana and the current projects.
Mr. Qosja presented a general summary of the activities of the Austrian Agency for Technical Cooperation and also spoke in more details about the Civil Society support component, emphasizing the importance and necessity of deepening of the cooperation between the two organizations.
In this meeting, Mr. Bobrati, was focused on his exposé, in the work of the ASCS and also noted the results achieved so far, not leaving aside even the need for cooperation that the Agency aims to build with this sister like agency. The discussion was focused on finding long-term cooperation modalities but also on initiatives with rapid effect, especially for the period until the end of this year.
It should be noted that the willingness for mutual cooperation was at the core of this meeting, after which the exchange visits and initiatives at the sectorial level is expected to be realized, followed even with concrete projects.