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A Unified Voice of Western Balkans Youth

As a continuation of the seminar held in Tirana towards the end of 2018, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung organized a follow up seminar in Belgrade, from 21st to 24th March to elaborate on the ideas of youth representation that were presented previously. Representatives of national youth congresses were joined by...

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Young Generations for the New Balkans 2030: Towards Alternative Horizons

From the 12th to 13th March, a new component to the „Young Generations for the New Balkans 2030: Towards Alternative Horizons“ was held in Belgrade in a series of workshops and discussions. The event was supported by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Belgrade office as well as the FES Dialogue Southeast Europe.

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A New Economic Agenda for Southeast Europe

A recent gathering organized by the Regional Cooperation Council in collaboration with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Brussels, revisited the arguments presented in our June 2018 publication "A New Economic Agenda for Southeast Europe" in an attempt to enrich the debate among decision-makers.

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Activism and social engagement in the Western Balkans

A public panel discussion under the title “Towards an active utopia? Protest movements and activism in Southeast Europe" was held in Sarajevo, on the 7th of February as a part of our engagement with civil society. The event was co-hosted by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Dialogue Southeast Europe and has gathered...

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Academia in Dialogue: Protest Movements in Southeast Europe

From 5-7 December 2018, a gathering of representatives from various higher education institutions, civil society organizations and research institutions was held in Skopje within the framework of the event-series “Think Engaged: Academia in Dialogue”. The event was organized under the title ‘Alternative Democratic...

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Regional Youth Council Seminar Tirana

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung organized a three-and-a-half-day seminar from 29 November until 2 December 2018 for representatives of national youth congresses with the aim to create a unified voice of youth representation in the Western Balkans by interconnecting youth structures and work on a common agenda that would...

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Civil Society Forum Skopje 2018

Coming back to Skopje after two years, an interim edition of the Civil Society Forum (CSF) was held in the Macedonian capital on 7-9 October 2018. The event was attended by more than 60 representatives of civil society organizations bringing together old and new faces from a variety of backgrounds ranging from activist...

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The Western Balkans and the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council

Romania's presidency over the EU Council comes during a crucial period that will include the end of the United Kingdom's membership in March 2019, elections for the European Parliament (May 2019), further discussions on the MFF, as well as decisions on the Strategic Agenda 2019-2024 as well as high level appointments...

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The Legacy of the Praxis Group: From Marxist Humanism to the Future of Social Democracy

Between October 10th and 12th, the Croatian city of Split and the Island of Korčula were the venues of a conference organized on the legacy of the famous philosophical group from the former Yugoslavia, "Praxis".

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Academia in Dialogue: The Rise of the Nationalism in Europe

Nationalism and nationalist populism in Europe seem to be alive and well. Throughout Europe, right-wing populists − the key promoters of nationalist ideas – have lately captured record-high levels of electoral support.

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Publications

Youth Study Southeast Europe 2018 - 2019

The challenges confronting youth in Southeast Europe have been receiving increased international attention in the past few years. Addressing the...

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Political Trends and Dynamics: Romania and Bulgaria’s Membership in the EU: Progress, Challenges, Prospects

Our first Political Trends & Dynamics issue of 2019 focuses and serves also as the first part of a two-part series examining the linkages between...

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Political Trends and Dynamics: Ecology and Justice in Southeast Europe

Though rarely a topic of public debate, addressing the challenges of climate change is a particular issue for Southeastern Europe, owing to the...

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