Presentation on theme: "SEE 2020 STRATEGY Pillar 1 « INTEGRATED GROWTH » PREPARATION OF THE DRAFT PROGRAMME DOCUMENT Renata Vitez Director Strategic Meeting Sarajevo, 19 March."— Presentation transcript:
1SEE 2020 STRATEGY Pillar 1 « INTEGRATED GROWTH » PREPARATION OF THE DRAFT PROGRAMME DOCUMENT Renata VitezDirectorStrategic MeetingSarajevo, 19 March 2013
2CEFTA- Champion of Regional Cooperation for best achievement in cooperation in South East Europe in 2012
3SEE 2020 Headline targets In order to raise regional competitiveness and future growth prospects, particularly in the face of the global economic crisis, it is hereby agreed that the following regional headline targets should be met by 2020, using 2010 as the basis year:Overall strategic goals unifying the five pillars of SEE 2020:Increase regional GDP PPP per capita from 38% to 46% of the EU-27 averageGrow the region’s total value of trade in goods and services by more than 130%Reduce the region’s trade deficit from 14.1 to 11.6 % of regional GDP Headline targets to support the integrated growth pillar:Increase intra-regional trade in goods by more than 230%Increase overall FDI inflows to the region by at least 120% Headline targets to support the smart growth pillar:Increase GDP per person employed by 33% Headline targets to support the sustainable growth pillar:Increase the rate of enterprise creation to 20%Increase exports of goods and services per capita from the region by 130% Headline targets to support the inclusive growth pillar:Increase the overall employment rate by 12%Add highly educated people to the region’s workforce Headline targets to support the governance for growth pillar:Increase government effectiveness by 20% by 2020.
4Stakeholders in the preparation of the draft document on the Pillar 1: Integrated Growth DIMENSIONCOMPONENTSPRIORITIESSTAKEHOLDERSFree Trade AreaFree flow of goodsElimination of Tariffs and QuotasSC on Agriculture and SPSElimination of Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs)SC on NTBs and TBTWG on TBTFacilitation of TradeSC on Customs and ROWG on Customs Risk ManagementCustoms InterconnectivityFree flow of servicesLiberalisation of trade in servicesWG on Trade in ServicesFree flow of investmentFair and equitable treatment and full protection and security of investorsCEFTA and SEEICCoordination of investment policiesCompetitive Economic EnvironmentCompetition PolicyTrade Defence Instrument (TDI) free Trade AreaDeputy MinistersIntellectual Property RightsProtection of trademarks throughout the RegionPublic ProcurementRegional public procurement marketIntegration into Global EconomyMarket AccessSingle diagonal cumulation zone under the PEMGradual harmonisation of the MFN duties in the Region towards EU CETParticipation in global supply networksInvestment concept to enhance participation in regional supply chains and global supply networksCross-cutting IssuesCapacityCapacity building programmes for private sector and public administrationCEFTA and other regional actorsTransparencyTransparency tools in all segments of regional cooperationNotifications where appropriateData availability and qualityQuality of statisticsData collection and analysis in new relevant areas