The 7th Official Monitoring Committee Meeting of IPARD II Programme held within the context of the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance-Rural Development (IPARD) of the European Union was held in Kızılcahamam/Ankara on 22 November 2018
The representatives of the institutions and organizations along with the EU Commission attended the meeting which was chaired by Vice Chairman Mr. Hasan ÖZLÜ, General Director of Agriculture Reform, Mrs. Iwona LISZTWAN from EU Commission, Deputy Head of Department from Delegation of the EU to Turkey Giulio GENTİLE, and Leyla ALMA and Deniz YENAL, the Deputy General Director of Agriculture Reform and the Head of Managing Authority Mr. Dr. Muhammed ADAK, The Head of ARDSI, Mr Hakan KALENDER, GDoAR Acting Head of Department of Managing Authority for EU Structural Adjustment Aykut GEREN, responsibles of working groups, Mehmet AYDINBELGE, Figen ERCAN and Ali Fuat CEYLAN and experts from Managing Authority. General Coordinator of ARDSI, Hakan AKSOY and experts from ARDSI. National Authorizing Officer, representatives of Audit Authority and the members of Monitoring Committee participated the meeting.
During the meeting, presentations concerning applications and implementations under IPARD II, results of Call for Applications, publicity and information activities, IPARD II modification, Agri-Environment measure, LEADER and Rural Network proceedings, Technical Assistance activities and Action Plan, Monitoring Report, NAO and Audit Authority activities were delivered. It was determined that the IPARD funds will be implemented more target-oriented and more importance will be given to the collective initiative in future periods. The submitted action plans were approved by the Committee members. The meeting was closed with greetings and good wishes.