Today, on 16 September 2019, PAMECA V organized the Fifth Steering Committee Meeting, which gathered together PAMECA V beneficiaries and respective stakeholders. This meeting was co-chaired by Mr Carlo D`Achille, Team Leader of the project, Mr Mario Mariani, Head of Cooperation EUD, Mrs Rovena Voda, Deputy Minister of MoI, Mr Adnand Kosova, Director of Inspection, Studies and Other Legal issies, General Prosecution Office, Mrs Aida Hajnaj, Deputy General Director of ASP. The meeting was also attended by representatives of implementing partner institutions.
The Team Leader presented the fourth Progress Report for February – July 2019, implementation period, and the fifth Work Plan of activities for upcoming semester, August 2019 – January 2020.
More specifically, Mr D`Achille, presented all kind of assistance delivered to the beneficiaries related the five components of the project (fight against organized crime, antiterrorism, integrated border management, strategic planning & ICT and human resource management), namely, trainings & workshops, advisory support, conferences, study visits in MS and practical exercises in the field for police officers and other employees of the ASP, judicial police officers, judges, prosecutors, students of Security Academy, focusing not only Tirana but also the regions.
The beneficiaries appreciated the delivered assistance and the collaboration with PAMECA V. Representatives of main beneficiary`s institutions stated that it is very important to them the support provided to increase the capacities not only in Tirana but in the regions as well, the beneficiaries found very useful and close to their needs the work plan of activities. Furthermore, they appreciated the recommendations provided by the project to better tackle the challenges ahead.
During the meeting, several suggestions were also presented by the side of the beneficiaries, in respect to the implementing common activities. Mr D`Achille assured the beneficiaries that all their suggestions shall be taken into consideration and will be reflected respectively in the Work Plan.
In the end of this meeting the members of the Steering Committee approved the Progress Report and the Work Plan of activities.