Policy Documents

Policy Document: Economic Hardship on the Rise: Yet, Strong Faith in Leadership and EU Accession Optimism, January 2011

EMA has the pleasure to share with you the key findings of survey entitled: “Gallup Balkan Monitor: Voices of Balkans”. This survey and its analytical report is implemented by the European Fund for the Balkans (EFB) and Gallup Europe. The survey is conducted every year and it measures perceptions of public opinion in the Balkan […]

Developing brain gain policies in the Western Balkans, July 2010

EMA as one of the partners of the regional project “Developing brain gain policies in the Western Balkans” implemented by Group 484 Belgrade and supported by European Fund for the Balkans (EFB) and Balkan Trust for Democracy (BTD), has prepared three products: 1. National Report “Developing Brain Gain Policies in the Western Balkans: Albania”, (July […]

Policy Study: Brain gain policies and their impact on the European Integration process, June 2010

EMA has the pleasure to share with you the policy brief: Policy Study-Brain gain Policies- june 2010. The policy paper brings back to the attention of stakeholders a sensitive issue yet to be addressed. It presents briefly the brain drain phenomena of the last twenty years in Albania as well as the main policy actions […]

Accessing Integration: Problems and Solutions to Adapting IPA in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Macedonia (May 2010)

EMA supported by Local Government and Public Service Reform Initiative of the Open Society Institute – Budapest, has produce a policy paper entitled “Accessing Integration: Problems and Solutions to Adapting IPA in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Macedonia”. This policy paper published in May 2010 presents the findings of the assessments carried out in […]

Policy Brief : The EU Spanish Presidency: Between hope and reality, March 2010

EMA has the pleasure to share with you the policy brief : “The EU Spanish Presidency: Between hope and reality” supported by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) and Think Tank Fund, Open Society Institute (OSI). Since the first of January 2010, Spain leads the EU. This is the fourth time that Spain holds the steering wheel of […]

Policy Paper: A tour on the Progress Reports of European Commission for Albania, December 2009

The paper “A tour on the Progress Report of European Commission for  for Albania” prepared by EMA’s research team and Mirela Bogdani, identified the progress achieved, existing shortcomings, as well as the recommendations provided. EC Progress Reports for Albania emphasized that the progress achieved during these years are mainly expressed in the adoption of laws, […]

Policy Brief: The EU Swedish Presidency and its implications to the enlargement process of Western Balkans, October 2009

EMA supported by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) has prepared a policy brief on “The EU Swedish Presidency and its implications to the enlargement process of Western Balkans“, which were published during the policy forum with the same title held on 16 October 2009.  The priorities of the EU Swedish Presidency, the ratification of the Lisbon […]

Policy Paper: Visa Liberalization – Implications of a proposal, September 2009

European Movement in Albania (EMA) supported by the Balkan Trust for Democracy (BTD), a project of the German Marshall Fund and Think Tank Fund, Open Society Institute (OSI) has prepared the latest policy paper “Visa Liberalisation – Implications of a proposal” which takes inspiration from the latest developments in this area as the EU Commission […]

Policy Paper: Albania’s application for membership in the EU, Time for tangible results, January 2009

EMA supported by the Think Tank Fund, Open Society Institute, has prepared the first of its series of Policy Papers: “Albania’s Application for EU Membership: Time for tangible results”. The latest developments with respect to the process of European integration of Albania and of other Western Balkans countries were the incentives for developing this paper. […]

Policy Study: Compendium Labour Migration Conference, March 2008

EMA in collaboration with other organizations from South East Europe, within the framework of the project “Migration and Development” implemented by Group 484-Serbia with the support of Balkan Trust for Democracy has prepared a publication related with Migration and Development issues: Creating regional labor market and labor migrants circulation as response to regional market demands. […]