My Articles About Western Balkan - Thomas Waitz

PAKS-2 Local inspection with experts: earthquake hazard for nuclear power plant definitely proven

In the blazing midday heat, our delegation consisting of myself and the energy spokesman in the Austrian National Council, Martin Litschauer, arrived at the Paks nuclear power plant in Hungary for a local inspection. We visited the site where two new reactor units are to be built directly adjacent to the existing nuclear power plant. […]

New Report on Deforestation in Croatia

The new Report on Deforestation in Croatia shows Massive Corruption and Ecological Mismanagement which has led to severe illegal clear cuts in...

Open Letter to Edi Rama: Protect the …

The approval procedure for a hydroelectric power plant on one of the last wild rivers in Europe, Vjosa, was discontinued. The Albanian...

EU-Western Balkans Summit: enlargement …

New developments are afoot in European enlargement policy! The European Council decision of 26 March to open EU accession negotiations with Albania...

Call to uphold the democratic will …

We, the undersigned, note with growing concern the political developments in recent days in the Republic of Kosovo. We urgently warn against...

Open letter to Thaçi: Protect Kosovos …

Following the no-confidence vote of 23 March against Prime Minister Albin Krtin’s Government, democracy in Kosovo is under attack. The announcement by...