Published third scientific paper in open access journal of category M22


From 02.01.2024, the third paper published in a journal from the SCI list is available in open access format. The article entitled “Challenges of the green transition for the recovery of the Western Balkans” was prepared as part of the implementation of project activities, and especially in accordance with Work Package 3. This scientific paper analyzes the challenges of the green transition of the countries of the Western Balkans region, with special attention given Republic of Serbia. It presents selected indicators that affect the capacity of the Serbian economy for circularity, the most important of which are: energy efficiency, resource productivity, economic growth, and waste management. The analysis showed that the most significant challenges of the green transition of the Republic of Serbia are: reform of the energy sector, increase in energy efficiency, low level of resource productivity, and high level of waste generation per unit of gross domestic product. The paper is available at: