Results The role of the SEA in managing and coordinating the NPAA
- the National Programme for the adoption of the Community acquis - has been e
responds to guidelines set out by the Commission in February to the applicant countries, and to consultations with officials from Directorate-General IA in April.
MEPs and Slovenian Parliamentarians welcomed the ambitious NPAA
, "the possibility for Slovenia to participate fully in Community programmes in several important fields, such as SMEs and training, youth and education" and the fact that the EU-Slovenia Inter-Governmental Conference on EU accession had started "substantial negotiations".
The extension would be a national development plan, which would be in line with those prepared by EU Member States in the context of EU structural policy; they would be developed with Commission help, and subject to Commission agreement, and annexed to the NPAA
The Judges' Choice Grand Prize, a special selection that the NPAA
panel considers to be the most innovative new offering at the show, will also be awarded on Wednesday evening.