CONFERENCE “GOOD GOVERNANCE FROM A CROSS-SECTORAL PERSPECTIVE”, ZAGREB (November 7-8, 2013)

The European Fund for the Balkans and the Regional Research Promotional Programme are the organizers of the “Good Governance from a cross-sectoral perspective”, which will take place in Zagreb on November 7-8, 2013 (Hotel International). Good governance has been a prominent topic during the last decade in the Western Balkans, a region still going through transition…

Episode 9: “War crimes”

The ninth episode of “Vicinities” is not concerned with the fairness of the Hague Tribunal, but with emphasizing the need to prosecute the war crimes, what was done, what are the results, what is next, which are the obstacles and to what degree have our societies managed to face with what was done. The guests…

Episode 7: “LGBT”

How the society treats the LGBT community and how does their life looks like, do they have a freedom to choose, to fight prejudices, whether they are ready to open up about their sexual orientation, are they familiar with the laws that protect them and are the pride parades counterproductive – are just few of…

European Fund for the Balkans panel discussion at Grantmakers East Forum (GEF), Belgrade (16-18 of October, 2013)

This year’s 18th annual Grantmakers East Forum (GEF),which is hosted by the South Eastern European Indigenous Grantmakers Network (SIGN) from the Balkan, will be held from 16 to 18 of October in Belgrade, Serbia. In sync with the GEF mission of supporting, learning, networking and collaborating among the grantmakers in order to promote the civil…

“REINVENTING BRIDGES” – 4th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival, Bucharest / 11-13 of October, 2013

The 4th Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival “Reinventing Bridges”, supported yet again by the European Fund for the Balkans, comes to Bucharest on 11-13 October 2013, at National Museum Țăranului Român & Club Țăranului. Film makers from all the Balkan countries as well as Germany, Belgium, Italy, France and Sweden reinvented their bridges and…

The Call for applications for the new cycle of the Fellowship Programme for Young Government Officials is closed

The European Fund for the Balkans call for applications for the new cycle of the “Fellowship Programme for Young Government Officials from Western Balkans- Supporting Excellence and Leadership in Governance” was officially closed after the expiration of the deadline. We have received more than 100 applications from all over the region, which is a clear…

EFB representative at the Alpbach in Motion – Summit of Emerging Leaders 2013

In the period between 25-27 of August, on invitation of Alpbach in Motion (AIM), the Alpbach Summit of Emerging Leaders 2013, the European Fund for the Balkans alumni Ana Babovic participated in the activities that were centered around the theme – “The Future of our Economic Model”: Is our current model outdated? What is the…