The space for civil society in the EU integration process is not sufficient and has to be broadened, especially with regard to issues crucial for democratic and European future of the Western Balkans. This change towards meaningful inclusion of civil society requires genuine efforts from both sides, the government and the civil society sector. The government needs acknowledge the role CSOs play as a bridge between administration and citizens, providing political bodies with insights and recommendations on how to create policies most contributing to well-being of their citizens. Read more here.
Source: European Western Balkans