On 30 October, the School for Political Studies hosted Mrs. Flutura Kusari and Mr. Bardh Rugova to discuss legal and sociological aspects of freedom of expression and the phenomenon of "fake news", ahead of this year's World Forum for Democracy on Information and Democracy.
On 1 October we held a lecture on "Energy Transition as a Condition for Sustainable Development" with the School for Political Studies, as part of PIPS' commitment to raising awareness around energy and environmental issues.
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 commenced the Discussion Series #PIPSTalks. On 25th June our guest was the Head of Vetëvendosje Movement, Albin Kurti.
Between 31th of May and 1-2 June School for Political Studies held the Seminar on Foreign Policy and National Security.
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.
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".
On 15 July School for Political Studies held a discussion with Mr. Shpend Ahmeti, Mayor of the Municipality of Prishtina on the topic of "Effects of the pandemic on the Kosovar economy".