Grassroots Europeanisation in the Western Balkans is just starting: Visa facilitation Cover Image

Grassroots Europeanisation in the Western Balkans is just starting: Visa facilitation
Grassroots Europeanisation in the Western Balkans is just starting: Visa facilitation

Author(s): Specified No Author
Subject(s): International relations/trade, Transformation Period (1990 - 2010), EU-Accession / EU-DEvelopment, EU-Legislation
Published by: Analytica
Keywords: Western Balkan countries; visa facilitation; EU integration; europeanisation; EU legislation;
Summary/Abstract: In April 2007, the Western Balkan countries initialed visa facilitation agreements that will allow more simplified procedures when applying for visas for entering the EU countries. Readmission agreements were also initialed between the countries of the region and the European Commission that will require from the countries to take back all of their citizens found to be residing in the EU illegally. Macedonia signed the agreement in Brussels on 13 April, while Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Montenegro signed theirs in Zagreb, on 14 April.

  • Page Count: 7
  • Publication Year: 2007
  • Language: English