IDA is an operational body entrusted with the implementation of development programmes of the Region of Istria. In IDA currently work 8 employers. In the latest project IDA constructed and equipped Research Centre for Metal. The establishment of the new Centre for technological and innovation centre will boost the cooperation between included clusters, sectors and finally regions included in the project. IDA is well equipped with all necessary equipment.  in 2005 IDA established the Pula-based entrepreneurship incubator "Challenge". Within the framework of the project, young and educated persons just starting their businesses are provided with initial business premises and advisory assistance, and they are also given the opportunity to obtain financing through a guarantee fund.