NEWS FROM MONTENEGRO

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. ...

06.02.2018 - Western Balkans Strategy

Serbia and Montenegro are the only countries in the Western Balkans that have received a clear timetable for possible EU accession in 2025 and this can be achieved if these two countries progress in the reform process ...

06.02.2018 - Montenegrin workers need to be ready for benefits EU provides

Entry into the European Union will have a favourable impact on employment in Montenegro and provide an opportunity for an improvement in the life and business space of its citizens and workers ...

EU Assistance

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 ...

23.11.2017 - Erasmus+ info day

During a presentation organised by the National Erasmus Office in Montenegro, participants could hear how Montenegrin higher education institutions can use the opportunities of the Erasmus+ programme ...

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. ...