Independent media with professional standards and capacities are of high importance for a democratic society. As part of its programme in the Western Balkans, Forum Civil Peace Service supports media and cooperates on sensitive topics, particularly related to dealing with the difficult pasts in the former Yugoslavia.
forumZFD from Bosnia and Herzegovina in cooperation with the forumZFD Regional office in Belgrade, organized a two - day workshop, from 9 to 10 March in Sarajevo, on project proposal writing for EU funding opportunities for our local media partners. The training was based on practical works and ideas of participant’s concrete project ideas under guidance of our trainers, Miloš Antić and Bert van der Linde.
Eleven participants, representatives from forumZFD's media partners, such as online portal tacno.net, impuls portal Banja Luka, the BiH television BHRT, Foundation for Creative Development, online portal inforadar.ba, online portal zamisli.ba and portal balkandiskurs.com attended the training.
The aim of the workshop was to assist our partners in the development of their internal capacity in fundraising. First ideas of joint cooperation have already been developed and will be further elaborated.