The European Union (EU) is soliciting innovative project ideas from consortia of established local civil society organizations1 from both Kosovo and Serbia that are in line with the following aims: 1) Communicate more and better to the larger public the benefits and the potential of the EU-facilitated Dialogue on the normalisation of relations between Belgrade and Pristina and how it positively impacts on lives; 2) Encourage public debates at all levels on how the Dialogue can further advance the
Border police from Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Chad participated for the first time in joint training on border management and on countering irregular migration. The African officers developed during the course their operational capacities in the control and surveillance of their borders.
EIB support for EUR 500 million new renewable energy investment by IREDA confirmed; New financing welcomed by government minister at International Solar Alliance summit; Strong future solar energy financing in India expected
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.