Policy Reports and Briefs

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Albania: Impeachment of the President, subject to the meaning of “serious violation”

The new Balkans Group article “Albania: Impeachment of the President, subject to the meaning of “serious violation”, analyzes and outlines the potential scenarios following the impeachment of President Ilir Meta, voted in the Parliament of Albania on 9 June...

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Albania: Impeachment of the President, subject to the meaning of “serious violation”

The new Balkans Group article “Albania: Impeachment of the President, subject to the meaning of “serious violation”, analyzes and outlines the potential scenarios following the impeachment of President Ilir Meta, voted in the Parliament of Albania on 9 June...

Policy Article

Women in Politics III – Gender Representation at Local Level

16 March 2021 The latest article on Women in Politics presents data on women’s representation in local institutions and enterprises. Following the deep gender gap in politics and governance at the central level, an under-representation of women is evident...

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Women in Politics III – Gender Representation at Local Level

16 March 2021 The latest article on Women in Politics presents data on women’s representation in local institutions and enterprises. Following the deep gender gap in politics and governance at the central level, an under-representation of women is evident...

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Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans

The new Balkans Group policy report “Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans” presents a comparative analysis of the Regional Economic Area, the so-called “mini-Schengen” and the Common Regional Market. Many regional initiatives have been built up in the Western Balkans over the past...

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Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans

The new Balkans Group policy report “Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans” presents a comparative analysis of the Regional Economic Area, the so-called “mini-Schengen” and the Common Regional Market. Many regional initiatives have been built up in the Western Balkans over the past...

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Kosovo’s Constitutional Court Review and Snap Elections: Legal Analysis, and Scenarios

The latest Balkans Group article “Kosovo’s Constitutional Court Review and Snap Elections: Legal Analysis, and Scenarios”, outlines the possible scenarios following the ruling of the Constitutional Court which found that the election of the government of Prime Minister Avdullah...

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Kosovo’s Constitutional Court Review and Snap Elections: Legal Analysis, and Scenarios

The latest Balkans Group article “Kosovo’s Constitutional Court Review and Snap Elections: Legal Analysis, and Scenarios”, outlines the possible scenarios following the ruling of the Constitutional Court which found that the election of the government of Prime Minister Avdullah...

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The Albanian Geopolitical Factor in the Western Balkans

The Institute for Democracy and Mediation (IDM) in cooperation with the Balkans Policy Research Group (BPRG) and the European Policy Institute (EPI) published a survey report which investigates the role and potential of the Albanian geopolitical factor in Albania,...

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The Albanian Geopolitical Factor in the Western Balkans

The Institute for Democracy and Mediation (IDM) in cooperation with the Balkans Policy Research Group (BPRG) and the European Policy Institute (EPI) published a survey report which investigates the role and potential of the Albanian geopolitical factor in Albania,...

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Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans – An overview of the Regional Economic Area and the “mini-Schengen”

The new Balkans Group policy article “Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans” presents an overview of the two most debated agendas on regional cooperation — the Regional Economic Area (REA) and the “mini-Schengen”, with another on the horizon – the Common Regional Market....

Policy Article

Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans – An overview of the Regional Economic Area and the “mini-Schengen”

The new Balkans Group policy article “Regional Cooperation in the Western Balkans” presents an overview of the two most debated agendas on regional cooperation — the Regional Economic Area (REA) and the “mini-Schengen”, with another on the horizon – the Common Regional Market....

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Kosovo: Migration Trends Require a New Policy Response

The new Balkans Group policy report “Kosovo: Migration Trends Require A New Policy Response” provides an in-depth analysis of Kosovo’s migratory trends, which have shifted from irregular to regular migration, its institutional structure for migration governance, and the potential...

Policy Report

Kosovo: Migration Trends Require a New Policy Response

The new Balkans Group policy report “Kosovo: Migration Trends Require A New Policy Response” provides an in-depth analysis of Kosovo’s migratory trends, which have shifted from irregular to regular migration, its institutional structure for migration governance, and the potential...

Policy Article

Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue: Path to the Agreement

The new Balkans Group policy article Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue: Path to the Agreement, addresses the missing elements of the dialogue and looks at the roles all actors are playing: the facilitators, the countries involved in supporting this process, as well as Kosovo...

Policy Article

Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue: Path to the Agreement

The new Balkans Group policy article Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue: Path to the Agreement, addresses the missing elements of the dialogue and looks at the roles all actors are playing: the facilitators, the countries involved in supporting this process, as well as Kosovo...