Last week started with cabinet changes in the Macedonian government following the resignation of the minister of education. At the same time, reports from the country are showing 4% growth in industrial production, placing Macedonia ahead of some EU countries in terms of economic recovery.
The Fifth Annual RRPP Conference on Social, Political and Economic Change in the Western Balkans was held in Belgrade on May 24-26th 2013. More than hundred researchers from the region and beyond took participation in this event. During the first day of the conference, the opening ceremony, key note speeches and the research fair took place.