On 14 October 2021, the Institute of International Politics and Economics (IIPE) organized in cooperation with the Hanns Seidel Foundation (HSF) an international roundtable dedicated to the application of the EU’s revised enlargement methodology in the Western Balkans.
Following the introductory remarks by the IIPE and HSF representatives, speeches were given by Prof. Maja Kovačević from the University of Belgrade’s Faculty of Political Sciences, Prof. Milenko Petrović from the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, Prof. Aneta Cekikj from the Instutute for Sociological, Political and Juridical Research in Skopje, North Macedonia, Prof. Goran Bandov from University of Zagreb and Dr. Helena Bauerova from the Metropolitan University in Prague. On behalf of the Europa-Institut, Dr. Mareike Fröhlich LL.M. attended the round table.
Dr Miloš Petrović from the IIPE commented on their findings. The roundatble was concluded with the discussion ensued regarding the perspective and expectations from the revised enlargement policy in the Western Balkans.