Strengthening cooperation with Western Balkans Fund

Executive Directors of the International Visegrad Fund, Andor F. Dávid, and the Western Balkans Fund, Gjergj Murra, signed Memorandum of Understanding that will extend providing the technical assistance to the Western Balkans Fund. The International Visegrad Fund will continue to support projects aimed at strengthening civil society in the Western Balkans region as well as the ongoing cooperation between the two institutions.

The signing took place during annual meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the countries of the Visegrad Group (V4) and the Western Balkans organized under the Czech Presidency of the V4, held on February 27, 2020, in Prague. The meeting was also attended by the Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement, the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Croatia representing the Presidency of the Council of the EU, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia, and the Secretary General of the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs of Austria.