EU enlargement towards the Balkans: What to do about Macedonia?

On 2 December, the European Policy Center hosted a panel discussion on the topic of EU enlargement in the Western Balkans. Nikola Dimitrov, Distinguished Fellow at The Hague Institute, spoke about the relationship between the EU and Macedonia, citing Macedonia as perhaps the most “damaging case against EU enlargement”, devolving from one of the EU’s biggest successes in conflict management to one of the biggest failures. Read more here.

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Abandoned Church of St Nicolas at Mavrovo National Park

Active: Primary Education in Macedonia

The Hague Institute for Global Justice, with the support of the Embassy of Switzerland in Macedonia is leading a six-month research project that will…

projects

Active: Distinguished Speaker Series

The Distinguished Speaker Series (DSS) showcases eminent practitioners in international affairs and is the centerpiece of the Institute’s high-level engagement with practitioners and academics in the city…

projects

Rule of Law

The Rule of Law Program fosters accountability and trust in societies in transition by supporting effective formal and informal justice institutions. The overarching goal…

New Publications: Making Water Cooperation Work

The Hague Institute has released the two final reports for its project ‘Water Diplomacy: Making Water Cooperation Work’. The two publications present research findings…

News Brief

The End of U.S. Leadership on Human Rights?

For a column in Dutch newspaper NRC, journalist Michel Kerres, diplomatic editor for the newspaper, spoke to Stephen Rapp, former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes…

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