Capacity building opportunity: Project development and concept note preparation

All potential applicants of the 3rd Call for Proposals under the IPA Cross-border Cooperation Programme Bosnia and Herzegovina – Montenegro 2014-2020 are invited to participate in the Capacity building training on Project development and concept note preparation.

With the purpose of supporting potential applicants in the development of their project ideas and concept notes for Calls for Proposals of the IPA Cross-border Cooperation Programme Bosnia and Herzegovina – Montenegro 2014-2020 (IPA CBC BiH-MNE 2014-2020), the Directorate for European Integration of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Office for European Integration of Montenegro, invite all interested organisations/institutions to register for participation in the capacity building training on project development and concept note preparation.

The capacity building training will be implemented in both Programme countries through a series of 2-day workshops from late September through mid-October 2020. The agenda with dates and locations will be available at the IPA CBC BiH-MNE website (, at the beginning of September.

The criteria for participation in this capacity building training is relevance of the planned project idea and applicant organisations/institutions to the Programme Document and to the Thematic Priorities of the 3rd CfP which are:

TP 1: Promoting employment, labour mobility, social and cultural inclusion across the border

Specific objective 1.1. The access to the labour market and the environment for new employment generation are enhanced;

TP 2: Protecting the environment, promoting climate change adaption and mitigation, risk prevention and management

Specific objective 2.2. Climate change adaptation and mitigation measures and risk prevention and management measures are improved.

The number of participants is limited and therefore first-come first-served principle in addition to the relevance of applications will be applied in selecting the training participants.

The training is provided by the Technical Assistance funds and no admission fee is requested. Please be informed that the organiser will cover the accommodation expenses, while the travel expenses will have to be provided for by participants. In a case that pandemic continues webinar will be considered as substitute.

In order to express your interest for the capacity building training, please submit the completed application form available at the following link

no later than 31/08/2020.

All applicants will be informed about the status of their applications by 07/09/2020. For any inquiries, please contact