The Western Balkan Countries in the Face of the Covid-19 Pandemic: Policy Recommendations

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Connections: The Quarterly Journal, Volume 19, Issue 2, p.125-131 (2020)


Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, COVID-19, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macednia, policy recommendations, Serbia, situation analysis


These policy recommendations reflect the findings of the First Virtual Meeting on “The Western Balkan Countries in the Face of the COVID-19 Pandemic,” convened by the PfP Consortium Study Group “Regional Stability in Southeast Europe,” 28 May 2020. The article includes a number of tangible suggestions for Western Balkan governments, as well as for the EU, EU member states and NATO decision-makers on how to confront the coronavirus and security-related challenges in Southeast Europe.