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31 March 2020

Activity Details (ID# 21670)  

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Title Review programme of RIC activities for 2008 and attend seminar on management training. 
Description Within the framework of the Regional Programme for Cultural and Natural Heritage in South-East Europe and the Joint Programme Kosovo - EAR/CoE Reconstruction of Religious Monuments and Sites, the programme of RIC activities will be reviewed and the members of the RIC Technical Unit will attend a seminar on management training. 
Status Completed 
Date 24/01/2008 - 26/01/2008 
Location Strasbourg, Council of Europe
Countries CoE Members: Serbia
Regions: South-East Europe
Others: Kosovo*
  Joint Programme Activity - Kosovo-RelMon
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Kosovo-RelMon - EAR/CoE Reconstruction of Religious Monuments and Sites    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 1 - 2006/DG4/JP/1671   Kosovo-Archi - Consolidation of 34 Serbian Orthodox religious sites damaged in 2004
Expected Result 1.4 - 4. Capacity building in the different institutions is enabled;
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Culture and intercultural dialogue
Line of Action ⇒ V.3 – Protection and promotion of cultural and natural diversity
Programme ☆ V.3.1  Implementing Council of Europe standards for culture and cultural heritage and cooperation in priority regions (South East Europe, South Caucasus and Black Sea)
Project 2003/DG4/111 Regional programme for cultural and natural heritage in South East Europe
Expected Result 1 Institutional reinforcement (legislative frameworks and professional training) is continued.

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Expert Meeting / Expertise 
Directorate (Service) Education, Culture and Heritage, Youth and Sport (Directorate of Culture and Cultural and Natural Heritage)
CoE Contact CARMICHAEL, Emma   email
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1 http://www.coe.int/regional  
Last Modified 22/05/2008 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 21670) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) - Guided by the management consultant, clarify the the RIC Technical Unit's strategy for implementation of an extensive RIC programme of activities for 2008.

- Discuss team dynamics and explore practical methods for the development of more efficient and effective team management. 
Output/Results - Management tools discussed and developed for more effective porgramme implementation.

- RIC Techncial Unit clarified and identified its role within the ever-evolving RIC mechanism.

- Team synergy techniques developed between the team and Project Manager.

- Report prepared by Christine Vergne - management consultant. 
Conclusions/Follow Up RIC Technical Unit to prepare its own organigramme.

Further management training and team synergy development workshop to be proposed for late April/May 2008. 
Participants RIC Technical Unit - Albanian and Serbian representation (ratio 2:2)
Project Manager - Francisco Montances
RIC Chair - Emma Carmichael 
Consultants/Experts Christine Vergne - Management Consultant - Progrediens 
CoE Secretariat Robert Palmer - Director (informal address)
Gianluca Silvestrini - Regional Co-operation Division (informal introduction)
Mikhael de Thyse - Regional Co-operation Division (informal introduction)
Francisco Montanes - RIC Project Manager
Emma Carmichael - RIC Chair - Regional Co-operation Division 
Total No. Participants 10 
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  * All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.  
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