EFB and BiEPAG at the international conference “The Western Balkans in the European Union: Enlargement to What, Accession to What? – Rome, April 5, 2017

In the run up to the Italian Summit on the Western Balkans the European Fund for the Balkans and Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group are participating and supporting the International Conference: The Western Balkans in the European Union: Enlargement to What, Accession to What? that will be held in Rome on April 5, 2017.…

Roundatable on Youth Cooperation in the Western Balkans, 4 Scenarios for the Future, Brussels, January 30, 2016

The third component of the Strategic Foresight Workshop, as a continuation of the new program Regional Policy Academy (RPA) which is co-organised by the European Fund for the Balkans and the Belgrade Centre for Political Excellence, will be realised as a roundtable in Brussels on January 30, 2016. Under the title “Youth Cooperation in the…

“Monitoring and Evaluation of the Rule of Law in the Western Balkans” MERLIN presented at the regional conference in Belgrade, December 21, 2016

The regional conference “Security Challenges as a Link Between the Citizens and Institutions” took place at Mikser House (Karađorđeva 46, Belgrade) on December 21, 2016, and among others it was also supported by the European Fund for the Balkans. The second panel of the conference presents the state of play regarding the rule of law…

PROMOTION OF FIVE SEASONS OF “VICINITIES” AND PRESS CONFERENCE

On the occasion of celebrating 5 years of Okruženje’(‘Vicinities’ in English), the European Fund for the Balkans and the Centre for Democracy and Reconciliation in Southeast Europe (CDRSEE) organised a special panel discussion having Ms Zvezdana Kovač, (CDRSEE Executive Director) as moderator and Mr Axel Dittmann, (German Ambassador in Belgrade), Mr Hannes Swoboda (CDRSEE Chairman), Ms Hedvig…

Civil Society Forum Skopje, “Reclaiming Democracy, Europe and Social Justice” (November 24-26, 2016)

The CSF Skopje that was held in the period between November24-26, 2016 in Skopje, Macedonia gathered over 100 civil society members (activists, analysts, advocates) from across the region discussing the relevant issues: What kind of re-claiming of hijacked terms (Democracy, Europe, Social Justice) do we need and how can we achieve it? Do the alternatives…

A Roundtable Discussion “Rule of Law in the Western Balkans: Improving the conditionality mechanism of the chapters 23 and 24 of the EU enlargement negotiations” in Brussels (May 18th, 2016)

The Open Society European Policy Institute in close cooperation with the European Fund for the Balkans is organising the roundtable discussion “Rule of Law in the Western Balkans: Improving the conditionality mechanism of the chapters 23 and 24 of the EU enlargement negotiations” which will be held on May 18th, 2016 in Brussels at the premises…

Wrap-up of the Civil Society Forum Belgrade

The Civil Society Forum Belgrade, as part of the Western Balkans Summit Series was officially closed. The Belgrade Forum was realized as a joint initiative of the European Fund for the Balkans (EFB) and ERSTE Foundation, supported by the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC), Info Point Novi Sad, The Delegation of the European Union to the…