Pivotal Place: Western Balkans

The countries of the Western Balkans are working to realize their European integration aspirations, as accession brings with it the promise of stability and rule of law—necessary prerequisites for long-term peace, prosperity, and democracy. The Fund’s work in the Balkans, and especially in Serbia, Montenegro, and Kosovo, gives special attention to democratic practice and sustainable development requirements.

The Balkan Investigative Reporting Network has played a critical role in collecting and disseminating the information that is the basis of a democratic state.
"Truth in Translation," a multimedia project produced by Colonnades Theatre Lab, Inc. tells the story of South Africa's search for post-Apartheid reconciliation and justice.