Watchdog of Consumer Justice Project

In the period from December 2019 – December 2020, the Institute for Strategic Research and Education (ISIE) will implement the project Watchdog of Consumer Justice: Strengthening Capacities of CSOs and Media to Monitor, Promote and Advocate for Consumer Protection in North Macedonia. The specific objectives of the project include: (1) improvement of the capacities of […]

This autumn at ISIE

It is a very busy period at ISIE this autumn. A number of initiatives have been finalized and several new projects have just started. At the beginning of the autumn, our team has released the Guide for addressing risk of delinquency among students (Macedonian |Albanian). We organized the presentation of the public procurement monitoring results […]

VET Study Promoted on April 24, 2019

The team of the Institute for Strategic Research and Education – ISIE (Mišo Dokmanović, Darko Spasevski and Katerina Shapkova Kocevska) has prepared a detailed study of the Vocational education and training system in North Macedonia. The policy study was prepared in the framework of the Macedonian Centar for Civic Education Education for Employment (E4E@MK) project, […] – Final Event and Policy Study Promotion

On February 26, 2019 the last event of ISIE project “Strengthening Capacities of Civil Society Organizations to Implement Referendums on Local Level” has been held at the Scientific Club of the Law School in Skopje. The final Policy study and brief have been promoted. Over 40 different stakeholders including civil society organizations representatives, civil activists, […]

RCC Tourism Development and Promotion Grant awarded to ISIE

The Institute for Strategic Research and Educations (ISIE) has received a Tourism Development and Promotion Grant to implement a project to boost the promotion of intangible cultural heritage of Skopje Old Town. The grant was awarded by Regional Cooperation Council Secretary General, Goran Svilanovic, at an official ceremony held in Sarajevo on November 9, 2018. […]

ISIE at NGO Leadership workshop in Warsaw

The President of Poland (1995-2005) Aleksander Kwaśniewski and Ambassador Daniel Fried, former Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs were among the speakers of NGO Leadership workshop held from October 22 – 26, 2018 in Warsaw. The workshop for strengthening the capacities of civil society organizations was organized by Fundacja Edukacja dla Demokracji, […]

International conference Whistleblowers and Higher Education – Sep.11, 2018

The International conference on Corruption in Higher Education with special emphasis on the Whistleblower’s Act was organized on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at the South East Europe University in Skopje. Download the conference program on the following link. For more information visit

Referendum trainings in Skopje Municipalities

In September 2018 the Institute for Strategic Research and Education – ISIE has organized three trainings to strengthen the capacities of local administration and civil society to initiate and organize referendum at local level. Butel Municipality, September 4, 2018, Program      Gazi Baba Municipality, September 6, 2018, Program   For more information visit

Handicraft law Regulatory Impact Assesment Promoted

The promotion of the study “From Regulatory Impact Assessment of Handicraft Law to Improvement of Business“ was held on July 5, 2018 /Thursday/ at 11AM at the Professor’s Club of Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, School of law. The publication was prepared within ISIE project From Regulatory Impact Assessment of Handicraft Law to Improvement of […]