This project is funded by the European Union (EU) and is implemented by WYG International on behalf of the EU Delegation to Republic of Serbia.

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Business Zone Kolovrat


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Identification details
Official title of the project Business Zone Kolovrat
Region/ City

Republic of Serbia

Polimlje sub region

Municipality of Prijepolje

Sector(s) Employment
Budget / EC contribution EUR 643,222 / EUR 465,584
Implementation period

22 months

Expected results

- Provision of primary and secondary water supply built between Kolovrat and Suvodo

- 31 companies connected to the water supply network

- Increased promotion and visibility for the Kolovrat Business Zone

Beneficiary Municipality Prijepolje
Partners Lead partner: Municipality of PrijepoljePartners: Regional Development Agency “Zlatibor”

Public Utility Company “Lim”

Contact detailsPlease include if applicable:

  • Project Manager
  • Project Administrator
  • Executive director
  • Web site of the project
Dragisa Rakonjac


Summary of the project Prijepolje is a municipality with a high rate of unemployment, which is one of the main problems in the region. In Prijepolje there are five business zones: Velika Zupa, Ivanje, Kolovrat, Zalug and Brodarevo. The current project targets Kolovrat business zone with 19 companies. A critical problem for the companies in the business zone is lack of constant water supply from an authorized source, which put under threath the licence of the 19 companies. The purpose of the project is water infrastructure improvement which enables the Kolovrat business zone to keep and increase its employment figure. Also, the project is expected to keep 438 permanent jobs, 300 seasonal jobs and to create 175 more jobs.
Main goal of the project To create new employment opportunities and to safeguard existing employment in Polimlje sub-region
Specific objectives  Improve the economic and employment performance of Kolovrat Business Zone