4 April 2003
ESI brainstorming in Rome
ESI organised a three day brainstorming in Rome, reviewing progress and discussing results of ESI research on the divided town of Mitrovica, the private sector in Kosovo and Macedonia, ongoing research in Bosnia, the link between democratisation and "democratic planning" and EU cohesion policies. ESI also met with key officials in the Foreign Ministry and the Ministry of Productive Relations and with Italian analysts.
About us
Photo credits
Alan Grant is an Irish photographer who travelled extensively in the Balkans and other countries and regions of the world. Thanks to him, ESI is able to show fascinating pictures of the Balkans: the facades of Tirana, the painted mosques of Travnik, the fabulous old houses of Plovdiv and the spectacular blue of water - dark in the Bay of Kotor, emerald in the river valleys of Bosnia, deep blue in Ohrid, twinkling in the Aegean Sea and on the Bosporus.

You can find out more about Alan Grant on his websites:
Jonathan Lewis lives between London and Istanbul. He moved to London and spent many years studying photography and now specialises in photojournalism, documentary photography and commercial work for a wide variety of private and commercial clients in the UK, Europe and Turkey. His work has appeared in a number of magazines and publications and is used on the ESI website as well.

You can find out more about Jonathan Lewis on his website www.jonathanlewisphoto.com