Within the framework of the IPA II CBC Programme North Macedonia – Albania 2014-2020, the Delegation of European Union (DEU) in Skopje in cooperation with the Operating Structures (Ministry of Local Self Government and the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs), the Cross-Border Institution Building project (CBIB +3) and the Joint Technical Secretariat, organized a two-day training “Contract Award Procedures under CBC grant contracts (PRAG 2018)” with the CBC grantees under the 2nd Call for Proposals (CfP) of this Programme at Hotel “Karpoš”, Skopje, North Macedonia, on 27 and 28 of February, 2020. This training is the second one of the series of trainings organized by the EUDs, OSs, and JTS to support the implementation of the grants under this CfPs. The aim of the training/workshop was to support the grant beneficiaries in the implementation of the awarded grants to proper implement their projects and ensure effectiveness of project activities and results. Topics such as types of procurements under CBC grant contracts, fundamental principles of procurement procedures, general rules and specific advice, contract award procedures for supplies, service and works (steps, award criteria, documents, technical specifications, timeframe), single tender procedure, evaluation of tenders, practical exercises, etc, had been tackled and discussed among the participants. The workshop materials have been developed and delivered by the CBIB +3, DEU together with the JTS and had been provided as part and supported by the Technical Assistance Grant Contract to this IPA CBC Programme funded by the European Union. There were 28 attendees of 5 grantees, together with the EUD, OSs CBIB +3, and JTS experts.