Fellowship Programme 2009/2010 – Closed

The call for applications, Fellowship Programme for Young Government Officials from the Western Balkans: Supporting Excellence and Leadership in Governance, 2009/2010, has been officially CLOSED. The European Fund for the Balkans would like to thank all applicants for their shown interest and enthusiasm about the second cycle of the programme. Candidates who have been short-listed…


Second week of the LDP Summer Academy starts in Schloss Neuhardenberg!

The participants of the LDP Summer Academy arrived in the Schloss Neuhardenberg where they will spend the second part of the Summer Academy “Southeast Europe and the EU – Leadership Development Programme”. This is the fourth edition of the Programme which started on the 29th of August with the welcome dinner for the participants and…


Fellows 2008 / 2009

Excellent choice of topics and lecturers. Azra Misini City of Origin: Skopje Host Institution: Ministry of Labor and Social Policy, Berlin Occupation/Institution: Senior Associate for Social Policy, Secretariat for EU Affairs Host Country: Germany Work Experience: Junior Associate, Secretariat for European Affairs, 09/2004 – present Research Assistant, Civil Society Resource Center, 05/2003 – 06/2004 Project…


Fellows 2009 / 2010

This programme is a very good opportunity for each official working in state institutions who would like to have a rich background and to increase knowledge in different fields, do not leave the opportunity to escape. Leonora Rrahmani City of Origin: Prishtina Host Country: Austria Home Institution: Prime Minister’s Office Host Institution: Federal Chancellery Work…


Fellowship Programme 2008 / 2009 for Young Government Officials from the Western Balkans Supporting Excellence and Leadership in Governance

1. BACKGROUND At the heart of the recommendations of the International Commission on the Balkans lies a Member-state building strategy which embodies as its priorities the development of functioning state administrations and constituency-building for the countries of Southeast Europe. The development of effective and efficient state administrations is one of the major challenges that the…


Call For Applications – Fellowship 2010

Fellowship 2010PURPOSE

The Programme aims to contribute to the development of effective and efficient state administrations in the region by offering a tailor-made fellowship and training programme for highly qualified young professionals from the central government of the countries of the Western Balkans. 


Up to 20 scholarships are made available for civil servants from the Western Balkans to spend a three-month fellowship in government institutions in Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, The Netherlands or Poland.