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NEWS FROM MONTENEGRO

28.02.2018 - European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker visits Montenegro

The President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker visited Montenegro as part of an official tour of the Western Balkans. ...

27.02.2018 - President Juncker's Address in the Parliament of Montenegro (in French)

C'est à la fois un honneur et un plaisir de vous voir. Je suis content d'être là et je suis heureux d'être au Monténégro. C'est en fait ma première visite dans votre pays et on me dit que c'est un très beau pays, dont je ne vois pas les beautés du paysage parce
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09.02.2018 - Speech by Commissioner Johannes Hahn at the Parliament of Montenegro

This is an historic moment for Montenegro, the countries of the Western Balkans, the region, and Europe. Just a few days ago the European Commission presented its Western Balkans Strategy. ...

EU Assistance

21.02.2018 - EU to continue to support capacity building in investigative journalism

The EU will continue to support investigative journalism in Montenegro, it was announced at the conference “Investigative Journalism and the Ethical Code: Challenges and How to Achieve Professional Standards” organised by the Montenegrin Centre for Investigative Journalism (CIN) ...

13.02.2018 - Railway reconstruction good example of EU support to Montenegro

On 9 February the European Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, and Montenegrin PM Dusko Markovic visited a railway reconstruction project in Podgorica ...

21.12.2017 - Western Balkans Investment Framework

The West Balkans Investment Framework (WBIF) is a facility supporting socio-economic development and the EU accession process of the Western Balkan countries ...

EU NEWS

09.02.2018 - Sakharov Fellowship 4-16 June 2018 – call for applications

The European Parliament’s Sakharov Fellowship offers up to 14 human rights defenders selected from non-EU countries the opportunity to follow a two week intensive training in Brussels and the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) in Venice. It has been organised annually since 2016 further to an initiative taken by the Sakharov Prize Network at the 25th Anniversary Conference of the Sakharov Prize. ...

06.02.2018 - Western Balkans Strategy: a unique opportunity for a united Europe

As President Juncker announced in his 2017 State of the Union address, the Commission adopted today a strategy for 'A credible enlargement perspective for and enhanced EU engagement with the Western Balkans' (strategija), confirming the European future of the region as a geostrategic investment in a stable, strong and united Europe based on common values. ...

16.01.2018 - Plastic Waste: a European strategy to protect the planet, defend our citizens and empower our industries

The first-ever Europe-wide strategy on plastics, adopted today, is a part of the transition towards a more circular economy. ...