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Meeting informally in Sofia, EU foreign ministers discussed the newly proposed Strategy for the Western Balkans for the first time, the ways of strengthening the EU perspective of the region and preparations of the EU – Western Balkans Summit in Sofia. The European Union and the Western Balkans have
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 16/02/2018
All six partner countries of the Western Balkans- Albania, Bosnia Herzegovina, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo and Serbia- have a clear path to finally join the European Union, EU High Representative Mogherini said today announcing the new Strategy for 'A credible
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 06/02/2018
The Stabilisation and Association Council noted Albania's continued commitment to the reform agenda and underlined that, along with the other key priorities, judicial reform remained essential for Albania's progress on the EU path and could be transformative for other reforms.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 15/11/2017
In autumn 2017, the three-module CSDP training programme for Western Balkan partners took place in Brussels and Tirana. Altogether, about 60 participants attended all or part of the training. Austria and the Technical Assistance and Information Exchange Instrument (TAIEX) of the European Commission
Author: European Security and Defence College (ESDC) - Publication date: 13/11/2017
Started in 1985, the European Capitals of Culture are an initiative of the European Union. Over the years, this initiative has grown into one of the most ambitious cultural projects in Europe and one of the most popular with our citizens. Its aim is to celebrate the diversity of cultures in Europe
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NORWAY - Publication date: 26/10/2017
The EU remains firmly committed to the European integration of the Western Balkans, where working to "bridge differences and create spaces for cooperation" is the only way "to preserve and advance peace", which is clearly in the interests of EU citizens.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 05/09/2017