|Author (Corporate)||European Commission: DG Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations|
|Series Details||COM (2020) 315|
Communication published by the European Commission on 29 April 2020, setting out a package of support to the Western Balkans region in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and its aftermath.
This Communication addresses the immediate health and resulting humanitarian needs of the coronavirus pandemic, as well as help with the social and economic recovery. In addition, the Commission also outlines the broad parameters of longer-term support to be presented in further detail later on in the year.
The document was the European Commission's contribution ahead of a meeting between the European Union (EU) and the regional leaders.
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations|
|Subject Tags||Regional Dimension|
|Keywords||COVID-19 Outbreak, EU Civil Protection Mechanism, Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance [IPA], Macro-Financial Assistance [MFA], Western Balkans
|Countries / Regions||Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|