36 / REGIONAL SECURITY AND COOPERATION IN SOUTH EAST EUROPE

2 – 7 June 2014        Send to printer


Course directors

Lee Kendall Metcalf, Florida State University, United States
Radovan Vukadinović, University of Zagreb, Croatia


Course description:

The region of South East Europe is slowly approaching Euro-atlantic integration (EU and NATO), but there are still some unfinished issues (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo and Macedonia). The aim of the course is to analyze current security developments and challenges in the region among young scholars and leaders from the region but also from the United States (Florida State University). Regional cooperation is seen as the most important tool in process of stabilization of the region and its approach to NATO and the EU.


Course lecturers

Dragana Simić, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Lee Kendall Metcalf, Florida State University, United States
Lidija Čehulić, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Nedžad Bašić, University of Bihać, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Besfort Rrecaj, University of Prishtina, Kosovo
Olivera Injac, University of Donja Gorica, Montenegro
Lidija Georgieva, St. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, Macedonia
Miloš Šolja, Faculty of Political Sciences, Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Mile Lasić, University of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Martina Planinić, University of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Peter Stania, International Institute for Peace, Vienna, Austria


Work Schedule

Monday 2nd June

Arrival of the participants

Tuesday 3rd June

10.00- 10.15

Opening session

Prof. Radovan Vukadinović, University of Zagreb

Prof. Lee Metcalf, Florida State University

10.15-10,30

“WHO is WHO?”, Introducing Session

10,30-11,30

SEE Europe between Globalization and Marginalization

Prof. Radovan Vukadinović, University of Zagreb

Discussion

(how close the countries of SEE are to the new European and euroatlantic structures, the role and interests of the big powers in SEE, the main security problems in the region....)

11.30- 12,00

Break

12,00-15,00

Can small country be “the player” in international relations?

Croatia as a New member of NATO and European Union

Ivan Markota, Marija Komparic, Ivana Posarić and Lucija Jadrijević, University of Zagreb, Faculty of political sciences, M.A. Programme Foreign Policy and Diplomacy

Discussion

Wednesday 4th June

10:00-11,30

Presentations by:

Lyudmila Koroteeva

Ana Lominadze

11.30- 12,00

Break

12.00-14.15

Tea Ilijelava

Ivan Ristov

Martina Planinic

Thursday, 5th June

10:00-14,00

American Foreign Policy and SEE

Prof. Lee Metcalf, Florida State University

Participants from FSU with their presentations

Discussion

Friday 6hh June

10:00-14,00

U.S A. DAY

Presentations followed by discussion

Participants from FSU

Evaluation and Closure of the Seminar/

Awarding Certificates

Saturday, 7th June

Departure of the Participants


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