is the executive director of New Social Initiative. As the executive director, Jovana is responsible for advocacy, strategic communication, fundraising, and leading the team of staff through the implementation of the strategic plan. She is a member of the Preparatory Team for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, whose task is to prepare the technical and legal infrastructure for the TRC in Kosovo. More recently, Jovana has worked as a consultant for the World Bank Kosovo Office, Royal Norwegian Embassy in Pristina, and swisspeace, providing analysis of Belgrade-Pristina relations and Kosovo Serb political life. She worked for the EU election observation missions, deployed to Kosovo to observe municipal and legislative elections in the aftermath of the signing of the Brussels Agreement. Jovana is an alumnus of the USAID’s Transformational Leadership Scholarship and Partnership Program and holds MA in International Studies from Joseph Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver, with specializations in conflict resolution and international development and BA from Faculty of Political Science, University of Belgrade.
is a civil society activist from Leposavic. Marko studied at the Faculty of Technical Sciences in Mitrovica, as well as at the Technical School in Leposavic. Mr. Milenković has several years of experience in project management, especially on the topics of citizen participation in the local decision-making process, transparency and accountability of local governments.
is also Liaison officer responsible for managing web sites for 4 municipalities in North Kosovo, Leposavic, Zvecan, Mitrovica and Zubin Potok. She is a civil society activist and Bachelor of Economics at the Faculty of economics, University of Pristina. Isidora participated in several trainings related to Civil Society, Social Media and human rights, she participated in various academies for National Democratic Institute "Week of Women 2019" and "Women's Leadership Academy".
is responsible for managing the finances of all NSI’s project and for the overall NSI’s administrative and financial matters. She has been engaged as a Financial Officer in projects funded by various embassies in Kosovo. In her previous engagements, she has also worked on economic empowerment of women and youth. Dijana holds BA from International Sales and Marketing at International Business College and MA from Faculty of Philosophy in North Mitrovica.
was born on 05 April 1996. She graduated from the Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade and she is currently pursuing her master’s degree in International Commercial Law at the same Faculty. Since the beginning of her studies, she has been involved in many NGO programs and participated in numerous summer schools. Her professional experience includes working in NSI as Program Assistant, as well as engaging in a EU Election Observation Mission and legal internship that she has done during her studies.
graduated from the Faculty of Economics, University of Prishtina and is currently pursuing a master's degree in Business Economy. She has participated in numerous trainings and summer schools organized by regional organizations related to leadership, human rights and public appearance. Some of that are for National Democratic Institute “Young Leadership Academy”, “Women’s Leadership Academy” and “Week of Women 2019”, and for OSCE “Dialogue Academy for Young Women”.