Western Balkans - Harlem Désir’s participation in a forum (Paris, May 30, 2016)


Harlem Désir, Minister of State for European Affairs, will this afternoon take part in the opening session of the forum entitled “The Western Balkans within the European Union – new integration prospects?”

This meeting is being hosted at the Austrian Embassy by the Franco-Austrian Center, the French Institute of International Relations (IFRI) and the International Center for European Training.

A few weeks ahead of the summit on the Balkans to be held on President Hollande’s initiative on July 4 in Paris, Harlem Désir will reaffirm France’s commitment to reconciliation, cooperation and the European rapprochement of all of the region’s countries.