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Austria: Western Balkans Representatives are Meeting in Vienna

Published: June 3, 2014; 09:15 · (Vindobona)

The Western Balkans Conference and the Central European Initiative (CEI) Ministerial Meeting are currently discussing questions regarding the EU enlargement, the role of the EU as a peace project and the economic situation in the Western Balkans.

Western Balkans Representatives are Meeting in Vienna / Picture: © Wikipedia / Dragan Tatic

Two international events are currently taking place in Vienna, the Conference on the Western Balkans in the 1914-2014 context and the Meeting of the Central European Initiative CEI Ministers for Foreign Affairs.

Questions regarding the EU enlargement; the role of the EU as a peace project; the economic situation in the Western Balkans, as well as cooperation within the framework of the Central European Initiative (CEI) - this year celebrating its 25th anniversary - are on top of the Agenda of these two gatherings.

High-level representatives from Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kosovo*, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Czech Republic and Ukraine as well as EU Enlargement Commissioner Stefan Füle are participating in the meetings at the Hofburg Congress Center Redoutensäle in Vienna.