CDESS experts participated in the training with the PES representatives from 6 WB countries from the region, which was held in Belgrade on 14.-16. September 2017. The first ever assessors training on benchlearning for representatives of Public Employment Services (PES) from the Western Balkans was organized by the Regional Cooperation Council’ (RCC) Employment and Social Affairs Regional Platform (ESAP) project, within the framework of the activity that CDESS is implementing in partnership with Budapest Institute for the RCC. Benchlearning, a tool assisting PES from Western Balkans to strengthen performance management and align their operations and practices with the EU PES, is an important contributor on the region’s EU accession path. More information about the training you can read here.