1. Mountain tourism development  as the new important sector in regional economy

2. Development of agriculture and livestock  through technical support for a qualitative development of farms and other rural holdings with tradition and high growth potential

3. The development of mining industry, especially of new minerals, non active ones and sustainable use of mineral resources

4. Improved environmental conditions for a cleaner and healthier region and sustainable use of natural resources, including water

5. To develop the capacities (human resources, institutions, systems and processes) in order to manage the regional development of its territory

6. Developing people

7. Health protection

8. Increased accessibility (increase and improve the roads), especially in remote peripheral areas of the region