NEWS FROM MONTENEGRO

18.05.2017 - Visit by Director-General Danielsson to Montenegro

Director-General for EU Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Christian Danielsson paid an official visit to Montenegro, where he met with Montenegro's officials ...

11.05.2017 - EU Awards for Investigative Journalism presented in Montenegro

Jelena Jovanovic, journalist at daily newspaper "Vijesti," won the first prize of the EU award for investigative journalism for stories published in 2016 ...

11.05.2017 - Review meeting on EU-CoE Horizontal Facility Actions in Montenegro

The first meeting to review the implementation of the joint programme of the European Union and Council of Europe “Horizontal Facility for the Western Balkans and Turkey” (Horizontal Facility) was organised in Podgorica on 10 May 2017 ...

EU Assistance

23.02.2017 - Rehabilitation of Ćafe waste dumpsite begins with EU support

The works for closing the illegal waste dump of Ćafe near Bar, financed with EU support, were officially launched today. Once the rehabilitation of this site is completed ...

06.02.2017 - National SOS parent line 080 888 888 launched in Montenegro

The first national SOS parent line was launched today in the UN Eco House in Montenegro in the framework of an EU-funded project "Protecting children from violence and promoting social inclusion of children with disabilities in Western Balkans and Turkey." ...

13.01.2017 - EU grants €22.9 million to Montenegro

The European Commission has adopted on 2 December the 2016 Programme for Montenegro, granting EUR 22.9 million to support Montenegro in carrying out reforms on its path to EU membership ...

EU NEWS

24.05.2017 - Federica Mogherini hosts an informal gathering with Prime Ministers of the Western Balkans partners

Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, hosted an informal gathering with the Prime Ministers of the Western Balkans partners, Prime Minister of Montenegro Duško Marković, Prime Minister of Kosovo* Isa Mustafa, Prime Minister of Albania Edi Rama, Prime Minister of Serbia Aleksandar Vučić, Prime Minister-designate of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Zoran Zaev, and Bosnia and Herzegovina Council of Ministers Chairman Denis Zvizdić to discuss the way forward for the region's EU membership perspective. ...

24.05.2017 - The Western Balkans and Turkey to deepen economic and social reforms with the EU

In the annual Economic and Financial Dialogue with the EU held today, the Western Balkans and Turkey agreed to speed up economic and social reforms in order to strengthen macroeconomic stability and boost competitiveness and inclusive growth. ...

23.05.2017 - Statement by Juncker following the attack in Manchester

Following the attack in Manchester, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker issued a statement saying: “It breaks my heart to think that, once again, terrorism has sought to instil fear where there should be joy, to sow division where young people and families should be coming together in celebration. (…) Today we mourn with you. Tomorrow we will work side by side with you to fight back against those who seek to destroy our way of life.” ...