Sofia Priority Agenda on Strengthening Support
Albanian Daily News
Published May 17, 2018
One of the main issues in the EU-Western Balkans summit in Sofia is strengthening support to the rule of law and good governance which is comprised of 6 points. First, enhance support for judicial reform and efforts to fight corruption and organized crime including capacity building for corruption prevention. Second, extend rule of law advisory mission with increased support from Member States and from the EU. Third, enhance monitoring of reforms through more systematic, case based peer review missions. Fourth, introduce monitoring in the field of serious corruption and organized crime. Fifth, work towards better measurement of results in justice reform. Sixth, roll out support for the Western Balkans through European Endowment for Democracy in the area of independent and pluralistic media and civil society.