Roman Haken is member of European Economic and Social Committee in Brussels, delegate from Czech Republic. He was rapporteur for several EESC Opinions, which are connected to the topic: Advantages of the Community-led Local Development (CLLD) approach for integrated local and rural development, 2017 - Community Led Local Development (CLLD) as a tool of Cohesion Policy 2014-2020 for local, rural, urban and peri-urban development, 2014 - LEADER as a tool for local development, 2011. In Czech Republic he was trainer for LAG managers 2003 – 2007, now member of WG for International Relations of National Network of Czech LAGs. Senior Manager for International Relations in Center for Community Organizing, Czech Republic www.cpkp.cz. At present works on the methodology, how to use CLLD tool in urban areas and cities (CLLD-U).
Roman Haken was panelist at Mini-Plenary 1: LEADER/CLLD advocacy and the objective of “Europe closer to citizens”