Ministry of Regional Development, Czech Republic
Ivana Kasparova represents the Czech Ministry of Regional Development. She is employed at the Unit for Rural Development. She has been engaged with formulation of the national Concept of Rural Development and its implementation with multiple tools, and she takes part in activities dealing with strategies of Local Action Groups in the Community Led Local Development scheme. Her previous experience was academic, she lectured at the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague and took part in many projects dealing with landscape and nature resources management.