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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Tirana, 07 July 2016 On July 7 2016, the 2’nd meeting of Western Balkans Fund Committee of Coordinators took place at the Funds offices, in Tirana. Mrs. Odeta Barbullushi, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Albania made the opening remarks and welcomed the participants. The Ambassadors of V4 countries and representatives from the International Visegrad

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Podgorica, 18 April 2016 Podgorica– the Parliament of Montenegro, on 18 April 2016, ratified the Agreement on the establishment of the Western Balkans Fund.

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Durres, 31 March 2016 The meeting of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Western Balkan countries was held in Durres, in the presence of EU Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic Lubomir Zaoralek as chairman in office of the Visegrad Group (V4), French Secretary of State  Harlem Desir, the

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Tirana, 4 February 2016 Tirana – Albanian Parliament, on 4 February 2016, passed the ratification of the Agreement on the establishment of the Western Balkans Fund.

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The creation of the Western Balkans Fund is considered an important political decision and also, a significant positive mark of the new cooperation spirit taking roots in the Balkans. Through it, the WB countries give another clear demonstration of their political will for strengthening the neighborly relations, the spirit of cooperation in the region and

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Prague, 13 November 2015 In the framework of the Annual Meeting of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Visegrad countries (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia) and of Western Balkans countries, held in Prague and attended also by Vice President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Kingdom Philip Hammond, the

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