On 28 May 2018, the round-table "European Reform Agenda: Challenges and Expectations" was held, where the policy monitoring report "The ERA of Stagnation" was launched. The panel consisted of: Mrs. Albana MERJA from Group for Legal and Political Studies, Mrs. Dhurata HOXHA - Minister of European Integration, Mrs. Nataliya APOSTOLOVA - Head of EU Office in Kosovo, and Mrs. Gerrie WILLEMS - Dutch Ambassador to Kosovo. The panelists underlined the need for faster implementation of ERA by the relevant institutions, as a mean of improving Kosovo in several fields, most notably rule of law. The round-table was held as part of the project "Monitoring the Implementation of European Reform Agenda", implemented by Prishtina Institute for Political Studies, Group for Legal and Political Studies and GAP Institute, financed by MATRA programme under the MFA of the Netherlands.
On 27 December, the first meeting with journalists was held as part of the program “Journalists in the field of energy and environment”. During this meeting the detailed program was presented for the participants as well as the current situation in Kosovo regarding energy and environment policies.
On July 7, the Pristina Institute for Political Studies (PIPS) published the policy analysis "Rationalization of Independent Agencies and Regulators in Kosovo". The analysis drafted after a period of several months of research provides an overview of the current situation of public administration reform, namely the implementation of the rationalization of independent, executive and regulatory agencies.
School for Political Studies has held an online lecture & discussion with Dr. Gëzim Visoka on the topic "Peace through mutual recognition: The current situation in Kosovo and future opportunities".