Greece: Western Balkans Conference today in Thessaloniki

Greece: Western Balkans Conference today in Thessaloniki

On Wednesday 15 September 2021 at 16.00, a special event will be held in the framework of the Conference on the Future of Europe entitled ” The Western Balkans join the dialogue on the future of Europe” under the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, responsible for European Affairs, Miltiadis Varvitsiotis, with the participation of representatives from the Western Balkan countries.

The event will take place in the “Olympias” hall (room 6) of the Vellidion Conference Centre and will take the form of a closed meeting.

Press statements in English will follow the closing of the proceedings (18.00).

At the invitation of the Deputy Minister, the event will be attended by: Deputy Prime Minister of North Macedonia for EU Affairs Nikola Dimitrov, Deputy Foreign Minister of Serbia Miroslav Gacevic, Foreign Minister of Montenegro Đorđe Radulović, Deputy Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Albania Megi Fino, Deputy Foreign Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bakir Sadović and Foreign Minister of Kosovo Donika Gërvalla-Schwarz. Gašper Dovžan, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Slovenian EU Presidency, will also participate, and a video message will be delivered by Olivér Várhelyi, European Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement./ibna