Sladjana Lazić

Sladjana Lazić

Dr. Sladjana Lazić is a peace and conflict researcher with a regional focus on the Balkans and Latin America. She studied political science at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway) and University of Belgrade (Serbia). At the moment Sladjana is a BiEPAG fellow at the Center for Southeast European Studies, University of Graz.

EU Enlargement Strategy: Rethinking Reconciliation?

The fact that the EU’s newly released Enlargement Strategy for the countries of the Western Balkans mainstreams regional reconciliation and transitional justice (TJ) as one of the three crucial areas that require comprehensive and convincing reforms should not come as a surprise. This emphasis on reconciliation and TJ could have been expected, bearing in mind some of the developments in the region over the past few years. Those include:...