Norwegian Ambassador to Kosovo and Albania, Mr. Jan Braathu was the next guest in the open lecture on the topic "Western Balkans, Current Problems and Road Ahead". During the lecture, Mr. Braathu focused on the main problems which is facing Western Balkans on the road to EU integration by addressing the political, economic and social elements. Among other things, he noted the lack of regional cooperation as a major obstacle in the development of the region.
The conversation continued further with the conclusion of the main challenges, especially in the field of "rule and law" which according to him, is one of the most important objectives that Albania must meet in order to be ready to become part of the European Union.
The event continued with the numerous questions from students and attendees about various aspects of the situation in the Balkans. At the end of the lecture, Mr. Braathu met with the group of students who participated in the International Jessup Competition. Group of members thanked Mr. Braathu for the support of the Norwegian Embassy to Kosovo and Albania in this competition.