European Agency for Reconstruction

The European Agency for Reconstruction used to manage EU's main assistance programmes in Serbia, Kosovo (under UNSCR 1244/99),[1] Montenegro and North Macedonia. The Agency was headquartered in Thessaloniki, Greece, with operational centres in Pristina (Kosovo), Belgrade (Serbia), Podgorica (Montenegro) and Skopje (Republic of Macedonia).[2]

European Agency for Reconstruction
Acting Director Adriano Martins

In December 2008, the EAR officially closed its doors as its mandate came to an end.[3][4] Since its creation in the aftermath of the Kosovo War, the agency handled a portfolio of almost three billion euros.


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  2. "European Agency for Reconstruction | Devex". Retrieved 2019-11-16.
  3. "House of Commons - European Scrutiny - Twenty-Ninth Report". Retrieved 2019-11-16.
  4. The Institutions of the European Union. Oxford University Press. 2017. p. 15.