AIIS Newsletter Issue 3 - March 2015

Foreign Policy Forum


  • AIIS proudly announces that it was listed among the best think tanks in the world according to the 2014 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report, read more in pg 1. 
  • Our latest Report: "Albanians and the European Social Model”, Read more in “Highlight”, pg 1-3. 
  • AIIS hosts the Foreign Policy Forum lecture "Talking today’s Kosova domestic and foreign policy" by Hashim Thaci, Minsiter of Foreign Affairs and deputy Prime Minister , Read more in “Our events”, pg 4. 


  • We host the new Dutch Ambassador in Tirana in a Foreign Policy Forum dedicated to the enlargement perspective of Albania and the Western Balkans. Read more in “Our events”, pg 4. 
  • We appear on several Television shows and debates to talk about various research projects that AIIS has undertaken during this time and bring our voices to the latest policy debates. Read more in “Other activities and contributions”, pg 4. 
  • Our staff and speakers meet up with the students in the University of Elbasan to discuss Europe, the EU and Albania’s path to integration in the framework of the European Forum initiative. Read more in “Our events”, pg 4. 
  • AIIS is always enriching its team. Two new interns join our projects logistical team. Read more about them in “Guests!”, pg 2.