The K-FORCE project proposal has been selected for funding under ERASMUS+ program - Capacity Building in Higher Education. Project started with its implementation in October 2016, and will last for three years. The overall project objective is to foster modernization, accessibility and internationalization in the Disaster Risk Management and Fire Safety Engineering HE field in Western Balkan countries. This will be achieved through development of innovative master studies implemented in six HEIs in the region and PhD studies implemented at UNS, Faculty of Technical Sciences (FTS) as well as through continual knowledge improvement of staff already working in this field through newly developed LLL courses.