Blog

Ukraine saw a huge explosion of popular mobilization during the Euromaidan protests in winter 2013-2014, when t wenty percent of Ukrainians took part in the movement by either protesting or supporting the protesters. The...
I was born in 1991 when my country gained independence from Yugoslavia. The 90s added a new word in the Oxford dictionary, to balkanize = to divide (a region or body) into smaller, mutually hostile states or groups. Therefore, the Balkans became a synonym for destruction. As I was growing up, the ghosts from the war kept haunting the older generations. The independency brought uncertainty on an economic, social and...
Negotiating the next seven-year budget of the European Union is never a dull process. Nor is it an easy one. The European Commission is faced with the Herculean task of brokering a unanimous agreement among 27 national governments, all of which have diverging views on spending priorities and the size of the purse itself. Add in the departure of the United Kingdom to the calculation and you may ask yourself if any ambitious...

Get alerts for new blogposts.