On Wednesday, October 30, the Ambassador (ret.) Dimitris Moschopoulos and Alexandra Voudouri, Diplomatic Affairs Editor at Athina 9.84 and Macropolis.gr, informed briefly the members of the Democracy in Europe Organisation (DEO) on the latest developments in the Balkans and the Greek foreign policy at a special event, which was organized by the Democracy in Europe Organisation (DEO) and the South East Europe Programme- ELIAMEP at the European Commission Representation Office in Athens.

Lampros Kontogeorgos, Communication Assistant to the Head of the European Commission Representation Office in Greece, opened the event, giving information on the economic growth in Greece over the past four years and he presented briefly the actions of the Representation Office.

Continuing, Ms. Voudouri spoke about Greece’s position on the issue of the Western Balkans’ EU accession, with a special reference to the Prespa Agreement and the consequent parliamentary competition about it, both in Greece and North Macedonia.

Mr. Moschopoulos referred to the relations between Kosovo and Serbia and the international community’s policy in the region, expressing optimistic views regarding the implementation of the Prespa Agreement and the re-discussion of the EU perspective of North Macedonia.

The speakers were then given the opportunity to answer questions of the audience.