Skopje, 3-4 May 2017
On May 3-4 2017, Dr. Gjergj Murra, Executive Director designate of WBF paid a working visit at the MARRI Regional Centre and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Skopje.
The working visit at the MARRI Centre was organized in the framework of experience exchange and with the purpose of raising WBF capacities as regards structures and templates tailoring. The visit not only served as a professional exercise but also showed the perspective of cooperation and exchange between the two Institutions.
During the visit at the MFA in Skopje Mr. Murra had consultations with Mr. Ramadan Nazifi, Director of Directorate for European Union and with Mr. Draganco Apostolovski, WBF National Coordinator.
The conclusion of the internal procedures by the parties was prized as an important momentum that leads to the launching of WBF activities before long. Discussions also focused on the upcoming Fund’s activities, with a particular focus on those related to PR and Fund Raising, aiming to promote and strengthen the capacities of WBF.
The interlocutors underlined the all-inclusive and regionally owned character of WBF and the potentials to contribute in strengthening regional cooperation in the Western Balkans and in promoting and enhancing people to people contacts.