“Developing effective strategies & communication tools for policy advocacy” – Think and Link Programme Final Seminar (December 7-8, 2013)

The final Think and Link seminar “Developing effective strategies & communication tools for policy advocacy” as an end of the cycle of the 2013 Think and Link – Regional Policy Programme was held in Belgrade (December 7-8) in the Hotel Park. The seminar brought together 14 European Fund for the Balkans THINK and LINK programme…

“Vicinities” presentation in the European Parliament: Panel Discussion “Regional Cooperation in South East Europe: Freedom and Quality of the Media”

Vicinities, the project of the European Fund for the Balkans (EFB) and Center for Democracy and Reconciliation in Southeast Europe (CDRSEE) which is the first ever SEE current affairs regional TV Talk-show will be presented in the European Parliament on 4th of December in the public event  “Confronting the Past and Looking Towards the Future:…

Episode 12: “Ethno Music”

Ethno music as part of the common cultural heritage, whether it is the same thing as folk music, is it well cherished and preserved, how to promote it, why do our guests think that the immersing in this kind of music is as “digging through their own DNA, their own secret formula or existence”. You…

The suspence European future of the Western Balkans -Policy dialogue “After Croatia – Re-energizing the EU enlargement policy on the Balkans” in Brussels

The state of play of the EU Enlargement strategy towards the Western Balkans was discussed in the policy dialogue “After Croatia – Re-energizing the EU enlargement policy on the Balkans”, which was organized by the European Fund for the Balkans, Centre for Southeast European Studies at the University of Graz and hosted by the European Policy…

Policy Dialogue “After Croatia – Re-energizing the EU enlargement policy on the Balkans”, November 25, Brussels

European Fund for the Balkans (EFB) and the Centre for Southern European Studies of the University of Graz (CSEES) in cooperation with the European Policy Centre (EPC) are organizing the Policy Dialogue “After Croatia – Re-energizing the EU enlargement policy on the Balkans” in Brussels on November 25, 2013. EU enlargement to the Balkans seems to…

Episode 11: “State Administration”

How is the state administration functioning in the region, is there a need for its modernization and professionalization, how to create a government that will be a partner of the citizens, what can we say about our administrative culture, the administrative reforms towards the European integration – are just some of the posed questions for…

Conference “Good Governance from a cross-sectoral perspective” – joining together administration, academia and policy research organizations

The conference “Good Governance from a cross-sectoral perspective” which took place in Zagreb in the period between November 7-8, 2013 in organization of the European Fund for the Balkans and the Regional Research Promotional Programme gathered 60 participants from the region in exchanging experience and practices during the 9 panel discussions, 2 interactive sessions and 3…