Project Title Cross–Border Civil Society Forum
Type of Contract/Category Grant contract
IPA Component


IPA 1 (2007-2013), Cross border Cooperation Programme: Republic of North Macedonia – Republic of Albania

1st call for proposals

Measure 1.3 Social cohesion
Functional Lead Partner, Lead partner and partners Functional Lead Partner: Macedonian Center for International Cooperation – MK

Lead Partner: Institute for Democracy & Mediation – AL

Sector of intervention: Cultural. Enhancing civil society cooperation
Action location/s AL– Dibra, Elbasan;

MK – Southwest, Polog

Project aim & Objective: To contribute towards strengthening the role of CSOs in the sustainable development of the cross-border region. Exchange of experiences and partnership building among CSOs on the both sides of the border
Results: Improved exchange of information and communication among CSOs; Increased networking capacities of the CSOs; Increased level of information provided for the public and other actors about the activities of CSOs in the cross-border region; Shared experiences, common interests identified and joined actions initiated among the CSOs from the cross-border region
Facts & Figures The key facts & figures relevant to the project:

Project duration: 12 months

Total Project Budget for the grant beneficiary in MK: € 58,046.00
Total Project Budget for the grant beneficiary in AL: € 44,353.53