Following the decision of the Conference of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Western Balkans Fund in the Council of Senior Officials of the Western Balkans Fund gathered in Tirana to conclude the evaluation process of the WBF First Call for Regional Projects.

The Committee took note of the Secretariat’s presentation of the entire admission and evaluation process, praised the Secretariat for its professional work in evaluating over 350 applications, within a short period of time.

The Council approved in principle the Final List of 18 winning projects.

The projects recommended for the WBF funding, include 70 partners from the WB6 contracting parties. In total 88 organizations will be rewarded through this call, either as a lead-applicant or as a project partner.

 The List will be published soon, opening the way to the implementation phase of the projects.