The third edition of the Think and Link programme for emerging think tanks and research centres in the region started with a 3-day inception training which took place in Budva, Montenegro, on March 16, 2011. Twelve new organisations were supported through unique grant giving and capacity building programme which is strengthen through the partnership with…Details
Although it is clear that many of political, economic and social challenges facing the WB at the moment are not unique to the region itself, but global, what is even clearer is that all countries from the region would certainly greatly benefit from new voices which will present a fresh perspective, unique situation analysis and…Details
The Southeast Europe and the EU – Leadership Development Programme was initiated in 2006 by the TRANSFUSE Association, Berlin, and the College of Europe, Bruges. Since 2009, the programme is organised jointly with the European Fund for the Balkans, Belgrade. Each year, the programme targets 30 young people from the countries of Southeast Europe, as…Details
European Fund for the Balkans Fellowship Programme for Young Government Officials from the Western Balkans – Supporting Excellence and Leadership in Governance April 2012 –July 2012 We are looking for the decision-makers of tomorrow who want to shape regional and European collaboration using their energy and enthusiasm Aim: The Programme aims to contribute to the…Details
EFB Community members discussing challenges for the Civil Service in the Western Balkans – Mavrovo 1-3 July 2011
The EFB Community members discussing challenges for the civil service in the Western Balkans – Mavrovo – July 1-3, 2011 The EFB Community members from the whole Western Balkans met for the second time in Mavrovo, Macedonia. This event was organized in the framework of the EFB Community Network as a specific approach designed for…Details
The European Story Fund supported additional 4 stories to be produced by journalists from throughout the region on relevant Western Balkans – European Union topics. The following journalists and stories received funding through the European Story Fund and will be produced: Vlada Milic, PG Mreza – Belgrade, Serbia Property Restitution Serbia must solve the issue…Details
Fellowship Programme for Young Government Officials – Final Seminar and completion of the third edition of the Programme
With the Final Seminar held June 30 – July 5 in Mavrovo, Macedonia, the 3rd edition of the Fellowship Programme for Young Government Officials was completed.
The third and final seminar marked the end of a 3-month programme for 17 civil servants coming from throughout the Western Balkans who did their traineeship in Austria, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Portugal and Slovenia.
The Mavrovo gathering offered Fellows an opportunity to participate in a leadership and conflict management training. The one-day workshop Leadership Self Portrait served to collect, share and develop experiences and expectations of leadership on the collective and personal level. The workshop comprised of group/team work, as well as individual reflection and evaluation, short lecture inputs and wrap up.Details