News

т

item

IDSCS and AIIS coordinated the final study visit in Skopje and Tirana as part of the Think Balkans project

As part of the ‘Cooperation Instrument for the Western Balkans Think Tanks – THINK BALKANS’ project, financially supported by...

item

Local elections 2021 in North Macedonia and the role of the anticorruption institutions

The citizens’ choice in these local elections will determine who will be leading the local community and in which...

item

Memorandum of Cooperation signed between the Cabinet of the President and the Institute for Democracy

The Cabinet of the President of the Republic of North Macedonia and the Institute for Democracy signed a Memorandum...

item

Tackling corruption as a priority of the international community. What can the Parliament of North Macedonia do?

In the past period, we have witnessed a prioritization of the fight against corruption by key actors of the...

item

Call for participants for 4th Leadership academy for development

The Institute for Democracy (IDSCS) in cooperation with the Center for Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law (CDDRL)...

item

Improving the information position of the parliaments of Albania, Kosovo and North Macedonia

Alike in most countries, the parliaments of Albania, Kosovo, and North Macedonia are affected by an information paradox: MPs...

item

Video: How restructured supply chains can help both EU and the Western Balkans?

What if European companies diversify their supply base and move part of the production plants to the Western Balkans?...

item

IDSCS was part of the panel dedicated to the lessons learned from the long-standing disputes in Southeast Europe, part of the “Prespa Forum for Dialogue”

As part of the Prespa Forum Dialogue today was organised a panel discussion titled “In Search for Agents of...

item

The first event on Western Balkans contribution to the Conference on the Future of Europe was held within the “Prespa Forum Dialogue”

Institute for Democracy “Societas Civilis” in cooperation with the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) and with support of...

item

Representation of the Interests of the Citizens by the Members of Parliament – Truth or Myth

According to data from field surveys conducted in 2018-2021 by the Institute for Democracy (IDSCS) as part of the...

item

IDSCS coordinated study visits by the Visegrad Group researchers to the Western Balkans capitals

Under the auspices of the ‘Cooperation Instrument for the Western Balkans Think Tanks – THINK BALKANS’ project, financially supported...

item

IDSCS and RCC co-organised a conference on benefits of diversification of European supply chains to the Western Balkans

The Institute for Democracy and the Regional Cooperation Council yesterday co-organised the international online conference “Time to move to...

item

IDSCS participated at the “Civil Society & Think Tank Forum I: Road to Berlin”

Between June 1 and June 2, IDSCS participated at the Western Balkans “Civil Society & Think Tank Forum I:...

item

MIRROR MIRROR ON THE WALL, HOW ARE ANTI-CORRUPTION EFFORTS GOIN’? National Strategy oversight guidelines

The oversight over the implementation of the national Strategy for Fight Against Corruption is an important mean that should...

item

IDSCS and A.L.T.R.I co-organised a closed hybrid workshop about the judicial culture in the Western Balkans

The Institute for Democracy (IDSCS) and the Albanian Legal and Territorial Research Institute (A.L.T.R.I) co-organised a closed hybrid workshop...

item

IDSCS and Stanford University organised the final lecture for the LAD Balkan Alumni

  Institute for Democracy in partnership with Stanford University organised the final event for the LAD Balkan Alumni on...

item

Centralized efforts, fragmented responsibilities: Government anticorruption plans and the role of the Parliament

Anti-corruption policies and narratives are gaining ground in the government agendas in the Western Balkans region. North Macedonia is...

item

The new EU accession methodology. Is it enough to pull the Western Balkans in?

In times when the European Union is struggling to grow stronger from the crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic,...

item

IDSCS and Stanford University organised a lecture titled “American Democracy: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly”

On 29 April 2021, the Institute for Democracy in partnership with Stanford University organised a lecture on the topic...

item

Citizens’ information about the work of the Assembly of the Republic of North Macedonia

The source of legitimacy of MPs to hold sessions and take action and decisions in the Assembly derives from...

item

Polish-German Reconciliation: Lessons for the Western Balkans

Seventy-five years after World War II most outsiders might think that the goal of full reconciliation between Poland and...

item

North Macedonia’s accession process to the EU and the role of the European Parliament

On 15th of April KAS and IDSCS organized the online conference titled “North Macedonia’s accession process to the EU...

item

IDSCS and Stanford University organised the first LAD Balkan Alumni reunion event

On 9 April 2021, the Institute for Democracy in partnership with Stanford University organised a case study lecture on...

item

Policy study on crisis management

The crisis management system is organized and implemented for prevention, early warning and dealing with crises that pose a...

item

Strengthening Oversight of Intelligence in Albania, Kosovo, and North Macedonia

Establishing democratic oversight of the intelligence community in developing democracies such as Albania, Kosovo, and North Macedonia is highly...

item

Combating corruption during a pandemic: reduced efforts and stagnation

The fight against corruption must continue in times of crisis. Dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic has shown that reduced...

item

North Macedonia in 2020: Major events that shaped politics in North Macedonia in 2020

In this short text, the Institute for Democracy gives an overview and analysis of the main political events in...

item

Europol and Differentiated Integration

Europol has become a hub for differentiated integration. Initially a small anti-drugs unit, the EU’s police agency is now...

item

What is the cost and what should be the cost of the fight against corruption?

The fight against corruption is not free of charge. As a multidimensional issue, the fight against corruption requires political,...

item

IDSCS and DGAP co-organised the conference reflecting on the German Council Presidency

The Institute for Democracy in cooperation with the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) today co-organised virtual event titled...

На почеток