News and Events

08.03.2018. to 09.03.2018.
The workshop for the staff of the Joint Technical Secretariats’ of the IPA 2014-2020 CBC programmes on presentation skills organised on 8 and 9 March 2018 in Belgrade in the Life Design hotel. 

06.02.2018. to 07.02.2018.
The two day training session on Contract Award Procedures under CBC grant contracts (PRAG 2016) for the grant beneficiaries under the IPA CBC programme the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia – Albania 2014-2020 took place on 6 and 7 February in Elbasan, Albania.

​This event was jointly organised by programme JTS, the Delegation of the European Union to the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and CBIB+2 project. 
First Call for proposals under IPA 2014-2020 CBC programme Serbia - Montenegro launched!
Guidelines for Applicants, all well as the necessary documentation can be downloaded from
17.10.2017. to 18.10.2017.
Struga, Hotel Izgrev
The Fifth Western Balkans Regional Cross-border Cooperation (CBC) Consultative Forum, in the last four years, organised by Unit D5 of DG NEAR, with the support of the EU-funded multi-country project ‘Cross-border Institution Building – CBIB+ Phase II’ took place on 17 and 18 October in Struga (the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia).

23.05.2017. to 24.05.2017.
Diamma Resort, Durrës, Albania
The regional workshop for IPA II JTS staff was organised on 23 and 24 May 2017 in Durrës, Albania by CBIB+2 project and under the auspices of the European Union.

The main goal of this event was to bring together the IPA CBC community to take stock of the implementation challenges of the IPA II CBC programmes and discuss topics of a common interest. These include the implementation of technical assistance service contract, the JTS manual of procedures, ex-post monitoring and impact assessment, a monitoring system, etc.