Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance (IPA II)

Reference: EuropeAid/165171/ID/MULTI


Government of the Republic of Serbia, Ministry of Finance, Department for Contracting and Financing of EU Funded Programmes (CFCU) in cooperation with Ministry of European Integration of the Republic of Serbia and Ministry of local self-government of the Republic of North Macedonia is launching the

1st Call for proposals for the following priority areas and specific objectives:

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

  • SO 1.1: Skills improvement and creation of employment opportunities in perspective sectors
  • SO 1.2: Development of an inclusive society

TP 2: Encouraging tourism and cultural and natural heritage

  • SO 2.1: Mobilising cultural and natural resources for joint development of sustainable tourism products and destinations

  • SO 2.2: Fostering joint risk management systems of natural and cultural sites, as well as human settlements, including disaster or emergency preparedness

Financial assistance from the 2016 and 2017 IPA Cross-border Programme Serbia – North Macedonia budget.

Concept notes must be submitted in a sealed envelope by registered mail, private courier service or by hand-delivery at the following address:

Ministry of Finance

Department for Contracting and Financing of EU Funded Programmes (CFCU)

Division for Tender Evaluation and Contracting

3-5, Sremska Str, VII floor/office 701,

11000 Belgrade, Republic of Serbia 

The deadline for the submission of concept notes is 27h of September 2019 (In the case of hand-deliveries, the deadline for receipt is at 27 September 2019, before 15:00 hours). Any applications submitted after the deadline will be excluded from the selection process.

The Guidelines for Applicants are available on the following web pages:;,,,,

Contact for additional information:

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