Digital Crossborder Debates - Balkan Trafik


The Balkan Trafik Festival organizes a series of debates, between the cities of the Western Balkans and Brussels as European capital. The 6 themes unite us and are based on our European values.

For a full day, on Wednesday April 21, the festival will connect Brussels, Istanbul, Belgrade, Skopje, Tirana, Pristhina, Bucharest, Sarajevo through their European, regional and municipal representatives.

This organization is made possible thanks to the support of our main partner DG REGIO-Interreg but also of DG NEAR & Young European Ambassadors and Friends of Europe.




Debates #1 through #5 are organized in collaboration with the European Commission-DG REGIO-Interreg.
For DEBATE #6 in collaboration with the European Commission-Directorate-General for Neighborhood and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR), Balkan Trafik Festival invited a panel of Young European Ambassadors in the Balkans (YEA) around the table.

6 debates:

  • 11.00-11.45: DEBATE #1 Together with our diversities     in collaboration with DG REGIO
  • 12.30-13.15: DEBATE #2 Freedom of expression     in collaboration with DG REGIO
  • 14.00-14.45: DEBATE #3 Environment     in collaboration with DG REGIO
  • 15:30 – 16:15 : DEBATE #4 Inclusion      in collaboration with DG REGIO
  • 17:00 – 17:45 : DEBATE #5: Youth     in collaboration with DG REGIO
  • 18:30 – 19:15 : DEBATE #6: Young Activism      in collaboration with DG NEAR