LGID organized the kickoff event of the project “Monitoring and Assessment of the Decentralization Process in Albania” funded by Swiss Development Cooperation. The kickoff event aimed at launching the project to relevant decentralization stakeholders in Albania...


IDM in cooperation with the Parliamentary Committee on National Security of Albania organized a round table on the Draft Law “On National Security Strategy of the Republic of Albania”, which the Council of Ministers has recently submitted to the Parliament for adoption. 


IDM, in cooperation with the Parliamentary Committee on National Security of Albania (PCNS), organized on 11 July 2014, at Hotel Grand, Tirana, a round table concerning the Law on Private Security Companies, submitted by the Council of Ministers to the Parliament for adoption.


A Roundtable Discussion was organized by IDM on June 30th 2014 with Police reform stakeholders in Albania. The event marks the conclusion of a 12-month research and assessment component of the project "Strengthening Integrity of State Police" ...

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  1. With this initiative, the Think Tank Fund aims at supporting up to 15 “returnees” per year to assume posts in think tanks interested in attracting young staff. 

    Deadline: Tuesday, 15 July 2014 - 15:30
    For more information click HERE
  2. The Young Researchers Club will serve as forum, whereby, young researchers will have the opportunity to engage with policy makers in an informal setting. Click here to dowload the document. 

    The DEADLINE for the submission of the applications has been postponed to 30 June 2014.

    Deadline: Monday, 30 June 2014 - 14:00
    For more information click HERE
  3. Within the frame of the Regional Research Promotion Programme (RRPP), National Policy Dialogue on Research in Social Sciences in Western Balkans 2014-2016 are being implemented. Click here to download the document.

    Deadline: Friday, 20 June 2014 - 14:00
    For more information click HERE