Gëzim Krasniqi

Gëzim Krasniqi

Gëzim Krasniqi,PhD, is the Alexander Nash Fellow in Albanian Studies at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London (UCL). His main research interests include nationalism, nationalist movements, citizenship and politics in the Balkans.

The challenge of moving from normalised dialogue to normalised relations

Five years since the beginning of the Kosovo-Serbia dialogue and three years since the signing of the ‘First Agreement of Principles Governing the Normalization of Relations’, the EU-facilitated dialogue’s record is mixed and contested. The April 2013 document establishing the parameters for including northern Kosovo within Prishtina’s legal framework, while increasing autonomy for the predominantly Serb municipalities (especially those in the north) and providing the opportunity for closer cooperation through the Association/Community of Serb majority municipalities, as well as the...