Prishtina Institute for Political Studies, as an implementing partner, together with Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH; as part of the project "Regional cooperation and competence development of parliamentarians in South East Europe on the topic of energy efficiency and climate protection" held a study trip to Berlin, Germany (6-9 June) with the purpose of introducing the MPs of six Western Balkan countries with the best parliamentary practices within the German Parliament in advocating for the implementation and improvement of energy efficiency, climate protection and urban mobility policy.
On 28 May 2018, the roundtable "European Reform Agenda: Challenges and Expectations" was held, where the policy monitoring report "The ERA of Stagnation" was launched.
On 23 May 2018, Prishtina Institute for Political Studies organized the thematic round-table on "Kosovo’s Membership into International Organizations: Council of Europe and INTERPOL". The panel of this round-table consisted of: Robert MUHARREMI (Researcher on International Relations), Veton ELSHANI (Head of Working Group for Membership in INTERPOL), Glauk KONJUFCA (MP/ Ex member of Kosovo Delegation in CoE), Gjylieta MUSHKOLAJ (Professor at University of Prishtina).
Prishtina Institute for Political Studies organized the thematic roundtable Kosovo’s Foreign Policy: Priorities and Challenges. The panel of this round-table consisted of: Behgjet PACOLLI (Foreign Minister of the Republic of Kosovo), Vjosa OSMANI (Chair of the Committee for Foreign Affairs, Diaspora and Strategic Investment), Ardian ARIFAJ (Advisor to Kosovo President), Lulzim PECI (KIPRED Institute) Ruairi O'CONNELL (Ambassador of United Kingdom to Kosovo).
Prishtina School for Political Studies held the second seminar (20-22 April) on "State as the Fundamental Framework of Governability: The Politics of Public Policies". This seminar explored the current context of the relationship between politics and public policy, especially in relation to Kosovo's development and state-building process.
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".
The second seminar of the School for Political Studies was held from July 21-23 and July 28-30. Over the course of six days the participants participated in lectures by public policy experts in the areas of political ideology and its effects on public policy.
The roundtable ‘Prospects of Kosovo membership to Council of Europe’ was held today. The goal of this roundtable was discussing the Kosovo membership to Council of Europe. Present in the roundtable were: Kosovo President Atifete Jahjaga, ex Foreign Affairs Minister Enver Hoxhaj, Human Rights Expert Gjylieta Mushkolaj and Fisnik Korenica Expert of law.