News

2022

May

10 May 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to give a lecture on migration organised by the Centre International de Formation Européenne.

6 May 2022

Gerald Knaus travelled to Moldova to meet with senior civil servants, politicians, and ministers in Chisinau to discuss the current war between Russia and Ukraine and the developments in Transnistria, refugees, and EU membership.

3 May 2022

ESI’s Gerald Knaus was invited to give a lecture on “Borders, migration and the future of asylum” organised by the University of Education Upper Austria.

April

27 April 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to participate in the 20th Symposium on Asylum Policy organised by the Cologne Refugee Council and Caritas Cologne.

25 April 2022

Kristof Bender was invited to debate EU enlargement policy at the “Wiener Dialog” organised by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Vienna.

22 April 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to the 14th European media Summit in Lech

20 April 2022

Gerald Knaus participated in a virtual panel on Azerbaijan’s Caviar Diplomacy “A Dollar for Your Soul” organised by students from the Harvard Law School Advocates for Human Rights.

12 April 2022

Gerald Knaus met with Italian politicians, MPs, civil society, and members of the Vatican in Rome. 

11 April 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to give a lecture on “Can intervention work? Stability and risks in the Western Balkans” at the NATO Defence College.

9 April 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to give a presentation on “Refugees, migration and the future of the EU-Turkey Relations.”

7 April 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to give a presentation on the Western Balkans and Russia for the Working Party on the Western Balkans Region (COWEB) organised by the Council of the European Union.

7 April 2022

Adnan Cerimagic took part in a workshop titled “How to deal with the threat of authoritarianism? Europe after the elections in Serbia and Hungary – and beyond.”

6 April 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to give a presentation on “Effective Policy Advocacy” at a methodological breakfast organised by Think Tank Lab and the German Council on Foreign Relations.

6 April 2022

Adnan Cerimagic took part in a roundtable titled “The Security Situation in Western Balkans vis-à-vis the Russian-Ukrainian War.”

5 April 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to give a presentation on “2015 to 2022: how do we manage? Empathy and its limits.”

1 April 2022

Adnan Cerimagic took part in a roundtable titled “The Security Situation in Western Balkans vis-à-vis the Russian-Ukrainian War.”

March

31 March 2022

Adnan Cerimagic took part in a conference titled “Launching of the digital civic centre of the Western Balkans.”

30 March 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to give a presentation at a debate on “Europe and the refugee crisis: what needs to be done.”

28 March 2022

Kristof Bender was invited to an off-the record expert meeting to discuss the process of EU enlargement in the Western Balkans at the Institute for Human Sciences (IWM).

24 March 2022

Gerald Knaus was invited to give a presentation on “Empty promises or a real perspective? The EU and the Western Balkans.”