|Danube Competence Center|
The Danube Competence Center (DCC) is an international association based in Belgrade / Serbia. It links NGOs with tourism associations, relevant authorities, tourist industry and science in order to foster sustainable development of tourism in the Danube region. The DCC was founded in 2010 with significant financial support by GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung) and BMZ (Deutsches Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung, German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development). NFI was one of the founding members and is currently one of the driving forces behind further development of the DCC.