The CEI Cooperation Fund Call for Proposals is now open for applications.
10/02/2022 CfP: CEI Cooperation Fund
The CEI Cooperation Fund Call for Proposals is now open for applications. Cooperation Activities are innovative actions favouring mobility and networking activities (e.g. conferences, seminars, workshops, and training courses). They are to be in line with the CEI Plan of Action 2021-2023 and meet the criteria outlined in the Call for Proposals. Read more
The European Commission is organising a training on Gender Equality Plans (GEPs) for organisations based in Bosnia and Herzegovina on 23 February 2022,
08/02/2022 CfP: Training on Gender Equality Plans (GEPs) (only for Bosnia and Herzegovina)
The European Commission is organising a training on Gender Equality Plans (GEPs) for organisations based in Bosnia and Herzegovina on 23 February 2022, 10:00 – 13:15 CET. This training is being offered on behalf of the European Commission’s pilot knowledge and support facility for fostering institutional change through Gender Equality Plans.
If you wish to attend, please fill in this Expression of Interest form by Tuesday, 8 February 2022. The training will be delivered by experts in the field and will take place online using Microsoft Teams on 23 February 2022. Participation is free of charge. Read more
EU4Dialogue has announced a grant scheme for Georgia.
10/02/2022 EU4Dialogue grant scheme: Applications open for Georgia
The EU-funded project ‘EU4Dialogue: Support to Conflict Transformation in the South Caucasus and the Republic of Moldova‘, implemented by the UNDP, has announced a grant scheme to improve living conditions, promote socio-economic development and enhance human security in conflict-affected communities of the South Caucasus. Read more
Closing date: 10 February 2022
Book: Impact of Macroeconomic Determinants on Economic Growth in the Western Balkans, 2000-2017 by Alla et al.
This study aims to investigate some of the main macroeconomic determinants that have influenced the economic growth in 6 Western Balkan countries (Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia). Read more
Book: Challenges and Barriers to the European Union Expansion to the Balkan Region by Costa
This book addresses critical issues and challenges in the EU and the emerging trends for the EU’s future. Covering topics such as enlargement policy, integration, NATO, and political challenges, this book is a valuable resource for post-grad students of political science and international affairs, faculty of higher education, researchers, academicians, politicians, world leaders, and policymakers.
COORDINATE will launch the first call for Transnational Access Visits on 25 January 2022.
COORDINATE will launch the first call for Transnational Access Visits on 25 January 2022. These visits will enable researchers and policy practitioners in the area of children and youth wellbeing to visit research infrastructures and access international birth cohort, panel and cross-sectional survey data.
The deadline for applying is 25 February 2022. Find more details about the call here
EU funding has successfully promoted research & innovation (R&I) in the Western Balkans (WB).
EU funding has successfully promoted research & innovation (R&I) in the Western Balkans (WB), fostering valuable synergies with EU Member States. Click the link below to learn more & watch the testimonials video featuring WB researchers who benefitted from EU funding grants!
The European Centre wishes you a delightful season blessed with happiness, joy and love with your family and friends. Best wishes and a prosperous happy New Year 2022.
On 15 and 16 December 2021, our colleagues, Kai Leichsenring, Magdi Birtha, and Veronica Sandu provided a training on Ageing and long-term care, as part of the Bridge Building Peer Reviews and Trainings project. The training was attended by almost 20 participants, including government officials from the Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine, as well as by actors from regional authorities, researchers and civil society representatives, who are working on improving long-term care policies and developing social services for older people with care and support needs.
The 2022 RSA CEE Conference will be held in the first half of 2022. It is the third event in a series which started in 2017.
2022 RSA Central and Eastern Europe (CEE)
Bridging Old and New Divides: Global Dynamics & Regional Transformations
The 2022 RSA CEE Conference is the third event in a series which started in 2017 in Cluj, followed by Lublin in 2019. The format of the 2022 conference (online, hybrid or in-person) will be decided on in the first half of 2022. Read more about the conference.