ANNOUNCEMENT: “Civil Bridge-Building “- The Hungarian 2011 EU-Presidency and the Western Balkans

The European Fund for the Balkans in cooperation with the Association of Local Democracy Agencies, Subotica and the European House, Budapest is organizing a conference “Civil Bridge-Building“ – The Hungarian 2011 EU-Presidency and the Western Balkans, 18-19 June 2010, Novi Sad, Serbia. Civil Bridge-Building will gather 60 representatives of Civil Society Organizations from Hungary and the Western…

February, 2010: “Stefan Fule’s First Day at Work” – produced by Dusan Gajic, South East Europe TV Exchanges

Story also broadcasted by: HRT Euromagazin, Croatia A1 Evrozum, Macedonia TV Vijesti, Montenegro RTS, Dnevnik, Serbia TV Mreza, Serbia TV Klan, Albania A day after the new European Commission was selected at the European Parliament in Strasbourg Stefan Fule arrived at his office in Brussels to begin his mandate as European Commissioner for Enlargement and…

December, 2009: “Visa Road Movie” – produced by Borjan Jovanovski, Evrozum, A1 Television

Story also broadcasted by: TV Mreza, Serbia TV Vijesti, Montenegro HRT, Paralele, Croatia Although finances are a significant factor in ones decision to ‘travel or not to travel’, in this particular case throughout Europe, for many living in the Western Balkans there is another, perhaps even more important barrier – visas. The youth particularly suffers,…

Stories Produced

December, 2009: SCHENGEN STORY – produced by Dusan Gajic, South East Europe TV Exchanges Story also broadcasted by: A1, Evrozum, Macedonia TV Mreza, Serbia TV Vijesti, Montenegro HRT, Paralele, Croatia RTS, Dnevnik, Serbia The value of free access to the Schengen zone is obvious to anyone that has had the experience of waiting in line…

Balkans 2025 - Back to the Future

Balkans 2025 – Back to the Future

There was a packed house at the EFB’s “Back to the Future” event on June 2nd, held as part of the Brussels EFC Foundations Week. Young and talented Balkan residents, some of whom had benefited from the EFB’s largesse, were brought together to present their views on the region’s past, present and future. Introducing the…

Intermediary Seminar Brussels – Second cycle of the Fellowship Programme for Young Government Officials from the Western Balkans

Second generation of Fellows, part of the Fellowship Programme for Young Government Officials re-united in Brussels, May 19 – 21 for the Intermediary Seminar half way through the overall Programme. Having spent a full month in host countries, the Brussels Seminar gathers Fellows for a second round of meetings, lectures, visit of a variety of…