CSDG is implementing the project that aims to strengthen the capacity of the institutions responsible for the full implementation of measures 5 and 6 of the National Strategy for Countering Violent Extremism (NSCVE), which relate to strategic communication in order to counter and prevent violent extremism. In the framework of the project, on 10th July, was organized the Workshop on Scientific...
The Center for the Study of Democracy and Governance with the support from Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Foundation Tirana Office, organized the Roundtable Discussion “The Administrative Approach in Fighting Organized Crime: Exploring the Possibility of its Implementation in Albania”. Participants from government institutions, civil society and media were introduced to the administrative approach concept and practice, which has been increasingly applied...
The Albanian Coordination Centre for Countering Violent Extremism organised on June 4th, 2018 the Western Balkans Regional Conference on “Countering Violent Extremism Together: Partnering for Success". The objective of the conference was to foster the partnership and cooperation among the Western Balkan countries by bringing together key stakeholders and raising awareness on the need to develop community oriented approaches...
In Pristina was organized the closing conference of the regional project “Western Balkans Security Barometer” (WBSB), which was implemented by the Kosovo Center for Security Studies, Center for the Study for Democracy and Governance and Belgrade Center for Security Policy. Western Balkans Security Barometer has a regional dimension by measuring not only the perception of Albanian citizens towards their institutions...
"The Center for the Study of Democracy and Governance and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Tirana organized on 5 July 2018 seminar “National Security Policymaking and Strategic Culture: European and Albanian Perspectives”. The aim of this seminar was to present the concept of the strategic thinking and culture and its importance, and to contribute to the building of strategic culture in...
Euro-Atlantic integration has been the dominant policy approach to achieving long term stabilization and development of Western Balkans region and in overall this policy has been effective in both aspects: Euro-Atlantic integration and regional cooperation. However, despite the progress made, the initial goals of regional cooperation - good neighbor relations, reconciliation, and mutual understanding - continue to be encountered by...
Regional security is one of the key elements in terms of consolidating and strengthening the regional cooperation on various crucial sectors. In this context, the Western Balkans Security Barometer (WBSB) seeks to capture the public opinion and attitudes of the citizens in Albania, Kosovo and Serbia on various aspects of security, including among others bilateral relations, cross-border cooperation and identity issues. The...
CSDG organized a workshop on qualitative research methods and the use of the analytical program MAXQDA with the participation of the Coordination Center for Countering Violent Extremism and the responsible institutions for the implementation of the National Strategy for Countering Violent Extremism (NSCVE). As part of the support component for strengthening research capacities, CSDG organized the Workshop "Qualitative Research Methods...
The Center for the Study of Democracy and Governance with the support of the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Tirana has implemented the Albanian Security Barometer 2022 (ASB). This is the fourth edition of the ASB, linking security with citizens opinions, in an effort to strengthen the influence of the public opinion on both the policy making processes in relation to security...