Warsaw, 29 November 2016 The annual meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Visegrad Group (V4) and the Western Balkans took place in Warsaw on November 29, 2016, under the Republic of Poland Presidency of the V4. The meeting was also attended by the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and

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Belgrade, 15 November 2016 BELGRADE – The National Assembly of Serbia, on 15 November 2016 ratified the Agreement on the establishment of the Western Balkans Fund

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BRATISLAVA, 14 October 2016 A joint meeting of experts from the International Visegrad Fund (IVF) and Western Balkans Fund (WBF) was organized in Bratislava on October14, 2016. The meeting was attended by representatives of V4 and WB6 contracting parties. During the meeting, the V4 experts reiterated their continued interest and support for the Western Balkans

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Skopje, 13 October 2016 Skopje – The Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia, on 13 October 2016, ratified the Agreement on the establishment of the Western Balkans Fund.

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Tirana, 11 October 2016 On October 11, 2016, directors of Strategic Planning at the respective MFAs of the Visegrad countries (Poland, Czech Republic, Slovak Republic and Hungary), paid a visit to the headquarters of Western Balkans Fund Secretariat in Tirana, where they discussed the V4-WB6 partnership and the importance of making the WBF operational as

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Tirana, 8 October 2016 Albanian Daily News Western Balkans countries have built a new bridge of regional and cross-border cooperation through the establishment of the Western Balkans Fund, (WBF), based on the model and principles of the International Visegrad Fund. The establishment of the Western Balkans Fund, in the framework of the Berlin Process, is

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Tirana, 1 October 2016 Competition to Design the Western Balkans Fund Logo Western Balkans Fund (WBF) is a newly created regional entity and is in the process of establishing its procedures, structures and documentation, including its visual identity. The LOGO of the Organization is of considerable importance in this regard. Western Balkans Fund invites all

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Pristina, 22 July 2016 Pristina, 22 July 2016 –Executive Director of the Visegrad Fund, Ms. Beata Jazcewska and Executive Director of the Western Balkans Fund, Mr. Gjergj Murra met with Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Valon Murtezaj. The efforts being done in functionalizing the Western Balkans Fund, and the assistance provided by the Visegrad

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Skopje, 21 July 2016 Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Macedonia and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Nikola Poposki met with Executive Director of International Visegrad Fund Ms. Beata Jaczewska and the Director of the Western Balkans Fund, Mr. Gjergj Murra. Talks at the meeting focused on opportunities to finance regional cooperation projects through

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18-29 July 2016 From 18-29 July 2016, the Western Balkans Fund (WBF) in cooperation with the International Visegrad Fund (IVF) participated in a fact-finding Tour in the Western Balkans region. Supported by all Polish Embassies in the Region, in the framework of the Polish V4 Presidency, the activities aimed to inform about funding opportunities for

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