AIIS ranked among best think tanks in Europe for 2020

We are privileged to share with you the good news that the Albanian Institute for International Studies (AIIS) has been reconfirmed among the world’s best think tanks by the 2020 Global Go To Think Tank Index issued by the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program at the Lauder Institute of the University of Pennsylvania. The report can be accessed at the link:



AIIS ranked:

- 20th in Think Tanks in Central and Eastern Europe, climbing up from the 23rd one in which it was ranked last year.

- 90th among the best think tanks for the specific fields of foreign policy and international relations.

- 86th on the global list of think tanks that work in the field of defense and security.




As for every one the pandemics has not been an easy time for us. We have been working every day to adjust and adapt. We would like to thank our valuable partners, supporters and enablers for standing by us with their trust and support in these challenging times. This would not have been possible without you, and we remain grateful.



At AIIS we shall continue to work intensively in collaboration with our international network to implement successful projects and bring forward new ideas that assist our country’ and our region’s democratic future and European integration. Please do not hesitate to share this with your network and to pitch us suggestions, comments and articles for our next issues.