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Call for Proposals is OPEN

20 May 2022 From May 2022, the Western Balkans Fund is accepting project applications from all eligible stakeholders from the Western Balkans Region. We will accept applications until July 2022 Thanks to the support provided by the European Union, which co-funds our Call, the 5th Call for Proposals will be the largest ever in the…
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Funding opportunity for innovation, green transition, social welfare and more

20 May 2022 The Western Balkans Fund is excited to announce a series of webinars that are designed to introduce the thematic objectives of the Interreg Danube Region Programme 2021-2027. Our partner, the Danube Transnational Programme is a financing instrument of the European Territorial Cooperation (ETC), better known as Interreg. ETC is one of the…
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Dr Murra attends the 7th EUSAIR Forum

16 May 2022 Today, the Western Balkans Fund Executive Director participated in the 7th Annual Forum of the European Union Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region. In his speech, Dr Murra pointed out that EUSAIR, as a platform that incorporates Western Balkans and EU member countries, can become a key instrument of the far-reaching…
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Important Announcement

16 May 2022 The Western Balkans Fund is in advanced preparations for launching a new Call for Proposals (the 5th CfP). Thanks to the support of our Contracting Parties and the European Union, which co-funds our Regional Grant Scheme, this will be the biggest Call ever to have been launched in the history of our…
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Call for Interns is OPEN

6 May 2022 Taking into consideration the very successful experiences of the previous three Call for Interns, the WBF opens officially today as a Call for Interns. Two interns from the Contracting Parties of the region will be hired for the selected period. The Program is intended as a jump-start for students/young professional to enhance…
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New Finance and Administration Manager joins WBF team

6 May 2022 The Western Balkans Fund is pleased to announce the successful recruitment of Ilir Umeri in the position of Finance and Administration Manager. Mr Umeri joins our team after a successful and very competitive recruitment process launched for citizens of North Macedonia. Mr Umeri brings to the WBF team an extensive and long…
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April Newsletter, a special issue dedicated to the Awarding Ceremony is published

4 May 2022 The Western Balkans Fund publishes the April Newsletter; a special edition focused almost entirely on the Awarding Ceremony of the 4th Call for Proposals, a Call co-funded by the European Union. We revisit the key moments of the three key events, the Awarding Ceremony, the workshops, and the meeting of the Committee…
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FIRE Conference/WBF’s far-reaching commitments in the fight against hate speech (VIDEO)

29 April 2022 Following FIRE Conference, WBF publishes a comprehensive set of commitments and recommendations to target hate speech on a large scale. At the beginning of March, with the generous support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan and the International Visegrad Fund, we organized the FIRE Conference against hate speech. More than…
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A new website for the WBF/EU joint action

28 April 2022 Western Balkans Fund is proud to launch a new website dedicated to the WBF/EU joint action (www.wbfeuproject.org) It will run simultaneously to our main website, including many new features dedicated to the co-funded action. The webpage was developed with the financial support of the European Union, which co-funds our Regional Grant Scheme…
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Israeli Ambassador visits the Secretariat

26 April 2022 Today, the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Israel to Albania, H.E. Noah Gal Gendler, visited the Western Balkans Fund Secretariat. During his visit, H.E. Gendler was briefed by ED Murra and staff about the mission and work of the WBF, including current projects under implementation. ED Murra also spoke about the vision…
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