NEWS FROM MONTENEGRO

21.04.2017 - From Erasmus to Erasmus+ – A Story of 30 Years

This year the European Union marks the 30th anniversary of the Erasmus programme, its oldest programme in the field of education ...

21.04.2017 - Announcement of winners of the 2017 European Union Prize for Literature

We are pleased to announce the twelve winners of the 2017 European Union Prize for Literature ...

19.04.2017 - EU supports further professionalisation of Montenegrin media

The Delegation of the European Union to Montenegro presented today its new Media Professionalism Programme aimed at strengthening investigative journalism, media ethics and freedom of expression ...

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

07.04.2017 - Statement by President Juncker following the attacks in Stockholm

Our thoughts are with the people of Sweden following the tragic events in Stockholm today. On behalf of the European Commission, I would like to send my sincere condolences to the families of the victims and to salute the courageous work of the first responders who arrived so quickly on the scene. ...

07.04.2017 - Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the US strike in Syria

In response to the air strike that hit the town of Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib province on 4 April 2017, with many victims displaying symptoms of gas poisoning, the EU (in its Declaration 193/17 of 6 April 2017) has been unequivocal in its condemnation of the use of chemical weapon: the use of chemical weapons or chemical substances as weapons amounts to a war crime and identified perpetrators must be held accountable for this violation of international law. ...

24.03.2017 - The winners of the Roma Award for the Western Balkans and Turkey will be announced on 28 March

Roma integration continues to be a key priority in the enlargement process. The European Commission encourages the work done by non-governmental organisations in the Western Balkans and Turkey to improve the social inclusion of Roma. One of the initiatives to support this important work is the EU Roma Integration Award launched in 2014. ...