The Regional Stakeholders Group Meeting was held in Ramnicu Valcea City, Valcea County from Romania on 11 th September 2018.

The 18 participants, from 14 organization, discussed their involvement in the project implementation. During the event, the participants had the opportunity to exchange views and to identify the main needs regarding the artistic ceramic sector in South-West Oltenia region.

Also, during the event, the participants had the chance to find out about the current investment opportunities that are available in the tourism sector.

A special interest was expressed on measures to revitalize the ceramic sector in the region and on proposals to improve policies on funds allocated to the ceramic sector.

Waiting for the next transnational meeting, the CLAY partners will keep investigating the ceramics sector to gather a deep understanding of its needs, therefore being able to help small and medium businesses to face the challenge of globalization.