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Lunch Debate, 14/06/2018


Lunch Debate

Western Balkans and the EU: next steps…?


Following the recent EU-Western Balkans Summit and in view of the upcoming meeting of the European Council, COMECE and the European Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung invite you to join a discussion entitled “Western Balkans and the EU: next steps…?”.


This lunch event will take place at the COMECE Secretariat on Thursday, the 14th of June 2018 from 12:00 to 14:00.


Representatives of the Church, youth and EU institutions will engage in a dialogue on a credible European integration process. They will have the opportunity to exchange perspectives on the path towards EU-membership and on the necessary steps that can be taken on the side of the EU, as well as of the Western Balkans.


This event will be held in English. A light lunch will be provided.


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  • H. E. Mgr. Ladislav Nemet SVDBishop of Zrenjanin/Serbia, President of the International Bishops’ Conference of St. Cyril and Methodius
  • Ms. Mare Ushkovska, Youth Representative and PhD candidate in International Law from the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia;

  • Fr. Olivier Poquillon opCOMECE General Secretary;
  • Dr. Hardy OstryHead of the European Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung;
  • A representative of the EU Commission, DG NEAR (tbc).


  • Corina StratulatSenior Policy Analyst at EPC.


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