This webinar took place on April 16th in order to address the impact and implications of the on-going COVID-19 crisis on the Western Balkan countries. The event offered an opportunity to discuss the multidimensional effects of the pandemic on the Western Balkan states and societies, from national and EU perspectives. Particular attention was devoted to the challenges that the current crisis poses for the functioning of democratic institutions and medium-long term responses of the Western Balkan economies.
Adi Ćerimagić, Researcher at European Stability Initiative (ESI)
Renzo Daviddi, Consultant and former officer at the European External Action Service (EEAS)
Krisela Hackaj, Director of the Cooperation and Development Institute (CDI)
Zoran Nechev, Researcher at the Institute for Democracy Societas Civilis (IDSCS)
Srđan Majstorović, Chairman of the Governing Board of the European Policy Centre (CEP)
Gabriele Rosana, Managing Editor Affarinternazionali.it