Book of Essays “Kosovo-Serbia: A Different Approach”

As part of the project “Kosovo-Serbia: A Different Approach”, IPS Musine Kokalari in Pristina and the Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory in Belgrade have jointly published a book of essays with the same title. This book brings together intellectuals from various fields, such as law, political science, sociology, economics, etc. to discuss a different,

Conference “Kosovo-Serbia: A Different Approach”

The relationship between Kosovo and Serbia, or the lack thereof, remains one of the major obstacles to regional peace and cooperation. From fragile security to unstable peace; from economic stagnation to galloping immigration; from the violation of collective and individual freedoms to the violation of resources, the environment and workers’ rights. Regional cooperation and socio-economic

“Is Coal the Cheapest Solution?” – Health externalities due to coal based energy generation in Kosovo

By artificially keeping the price of electricity low and not calculating the external cost of energy generation, authorities are maintaining the myth that coal is the cheapest solution for energy production. Consequently, this excludes alternative energy sources as unaffordable. It is high time we start analyzing and calculating the cost as a whole and base

Social Watchdog 4: The Engagement of Public Institutions for Social Policies

The Social Watchdog is a project of the Institute for Social Policy – Musine Kokalari (ISP MK), which collects data, reviews and analyzes the work of the Members of Parliament (MPs), in terms of how much and how they discuss social policies while working in committees and plenary sessions. The purpose of this project is

Social Watchdog 3: Support for the Employment of Women and Youth

The Social Watchdog is a project of the Institute for Social Policies Musine Kokalari which reviews and analyzes the work of the Government of the Republic of Kosovo from the aspect of social policies. The analysis “Support for the Employment of Women and Youth: Uncertainty between the Amount paid and Effect Achieved” is the third

Social Watchdog 2: The (Incomplete) Support for Unemployed Mothers

The Social Watchdog is a project of the Institute for Social Policy Musine Kokalari which reviews and analyzes the work of the Government of the Republic of Kosovo from the aspect of social policies. The analysis The (Incomplete) Support for Unemployed Mothers After Childbirth is the second edition in a series of publications evaluating the

Social Watchdog 1: Minimum Wage as an Effective Tool for Social Protection

The Social Watchdog is a project of the Institute for Social Policies Musine Kokalari which reviews and analyzes the work of the Government of the Republic of Kosovo from the aspect of social policies. The Minimum Wage Analysis: An Effective Tool for Social Protection and an Element of the Development Strategy is the first edition

Environment as a Space for Citizenship Development and Regional Cooperation

Chairman of the Board of the Institute for Social Policy Musine Kokalari, Belgzim Kamberi participated in the Public Tribune’s panel with the topic ‘New environmental and citizens’ voices in the Balkans’ held in Paris. Presenting the research results of our Institute on hydropower plants and concrete local cases, such as the activism of NGOs and