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Institute for Security, Defense and Peace
INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC CONFERENCE

THE BALKANS BETWEEN EAST AND WEST: OLD AND/OR NEW SECURITY CHALLENGES


September 5-7, 2017 / Ohrid, Macedonia/ Hotel Inex Gorica




CALL FOR PAPERS

Dear colleagues,

The Institute for Security, Defense and Peace, at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in co organization with Faculty of Security, University of Belgrade are pleased to invite scholars and researchers to submit paper proposals for the forthcoming annual international scientific conference to be held on September 5-7, 2017. This working title of the conference is “The Balkans between East and West: Old and/or New Security Challenges”. The idea of this event is to bring together scholars from Balkans and abroad for an exchange of research findings and perspectives on the various issues. The aim of the conference emanates because of academic challenges for the sharing of the knowledge and researching results for more sensitive questions, closely associated with the security challenges and the implications on the security of the Balkans states.
Among a vast list of possible themes to be discussed, we propose the following:

• THE BALKANS IN THE NEW CONSTELATION OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
• IMPLICATIONS OF THE NEW COLD WAR FOR THE BALKANS
• THE BALKANS AND REFUGEE CRISIS
• CRISIS IN THE EU AND EUROPEAN INTEGRATIONS
• ENERGY SECURITY OF THE BALKAN STATES
• TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT AND SECURITY
• MIDDLE EAST CRISIS AND ITS IMPLICATIONS ON SECURITY IN THE BALKANS
• MULTICULTURALISM AND THE BALKANS
• THE NEW SILK ROAD
• PERSPECTIVES OF NATO ENLARGEMENT TO THE BALKANS
• PRIVATIZATION OF SECURITY IN THE BALKAN STATES
• CRISIS OF DEMOCRACY IN THE BALKAN COUNTRIES