In Belgrade, on September 19, 2022, a public debate will be held within the network “Western Balkans towards the European Union”, which brings together 17 civil society organizations, universities, and institutes from 16 different countries.
The public debate will refer to the issue of inequality in the Western Balkans region, as well as a youth vision of Europe and raising the level of youth participation in socio-political life in WB6.
On September 20, members of the WB2EU network will meet with the organizers of Europride and representatives of the coalition movement “MORAMO”.
5th Ideas go Public Lab will focus on both social dimension and democratisation from below national perspectives on the path to European Union.
The “WB2EU” network consists of 17 renowned think-tanks, do-tanks, higher education institutes and policy centres from the countries that will be most decisive for the enlargement process in the upcoming years. Other than Foundation BFPE for a Responsible Society, members of the network are: Austrian Society for European Politics (ÖGfE), Austrian Institute for International Affairs (oiip), Cooperation and Development Institute (CDI), University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Political Sciences, Change Experts Group, Politikon Network (PIN), EUROTHINK – Center for European Strategies, New Bulgarian University, Centre for European Refugees, Migration and Ethnic Studies (CERMES), Institute for Development and International Relations (IRMO), EuropaNova, Institut für Europäische Politik (IEP), Department for Political Science & International Relations, University of the Peloponnese, Andrássy University, International Affairs Institute (IAI), GlobalFocus Center, University of Ljubljana – Centre of International Relations (CIR)