Tirana – ESI talks about EU enlargement with the Western Balkans civil society organisations

15 October 2023
Adnan Cerimagic speaking at a panel in Tirana
Adnan Cerimagic speaking at a panel in Tirana. Photo: BSC 2023

ESI senior analyst Adnan Cerimagic took part in the 2023 Tirana Civil Society and Think Tank Forum (CSF) which took place on 14 and 15 October 2023 under the title “Unlocking Progress: The European Future of the Western Balkans.”

The CSF 2023 describes itself as “a series of events aimed at fostering dialogue, sharing best practices, and developing policy recommendations among civil society representatives, think-tankers, and experts from the Western Balkans. The forum seeks to contribute to regional cooperation, EU-related reforms, and the accession process in the Western Balkans. The CSF is organised as part of the Berlin Process Summit.” More here.

Adnan spoke at a panel titled “The Politics of Enlargement: How to seize the new momentum?” where he presented some of the ESI’s research analysis.

Other panelists included in the discussion forum were: Viola von Cramon-Taubadel, Member of European Parliament, European Green Party, Ditmir Bushati, Former Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs of Albania, Nikola Dimitrov, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of the North Macedonia, Ana Krstinovska, Research Fellow, ELIAMEP; President, ESTIMA, Alexandra Voudouri, Research Fellow and Journalist, ELIAMEP.