Towards a New Thinking on the Western Balkans

27/02/2018, Rome

On February 27th, 2018 the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) hosted a closed-door discussion "Towards a New Thinking on the Western Balkans". The event was attended by representatives of the European Fund for Balkans (EFB), the Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group as well as several Italian experts. The aim of the roundtable was that of discussing the new Strategy of the EU Commission on 'A credible enlargement perspective for and enhanced EU engagement with the Western Balkans', adopted February 6th 2018, and provide recommendations for the drafting of a Balkan Declaration by the EFB, on the occasion of its 10th anniversary.

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