CHwB was founded in 1995 as an indpendant Swedish non-governmental organisation. The head office is situated in Stockholm.
The CHwB Albania office opened in 2009 and has been active in restoration, community engagement and conservation training, including the establishment of the Regional Restoration Camps.
The first CHwB office was opened in Sarajevo in 2000. Today, the staff here works with a variety of restoration projects and museum-related activities.
Since 2001 CHwB runs a local office in Pristina, where a project management organisation has been established with local architects, engineers urban-planners and economist.
CHwB also works outside of the Western Balkans. Currently projects in Belarus, Kenya and Syria are run by the Stockholm office.
The Regional Restoration Camps provide participants with engaging lectures and hands-on experience with interpretation, restoration and conservation, using traditional materials and techniques.
Balkan Museum Network
Founded in 2006, The Balkan Museum Network exists to celebrate, preserve and share the complex common heritage of the Western Balkans.