Inter-ethnic cooperation in Kosovo: Can Kurti make use of this critical juncture?

For as much as the international community’s engineering of democratic institutions in Kosovo can be argued to have been ‘pathbreaking’, it has nonetheless laid the foundations to some of the…


The expectations of experts

From year to year, as the heaviest rains begin, a considerable part of Kosovo is flooded. Likewise from year to year elections are being held, since no government has so…


Is Kurti’s call to Kosovo Serbs for an internal dialogue an indecent offer?

The formation of, in all likelihood, the second Government of Albin Kurti coincides with the marking of the tenth anniversary since in Brussels the term “dialogue” became a buzzword in…


The day after the conclusive agreement between Kosovo and Serbia

    A conclusive agreement between Kosovo and Serbia is inevitable. It might take time, but what is sure is that it will most certainly come. To borrow from former…


They do matter

What effect does the legitimacy of a particular group have on the prospect of democratic reform, a hegemonic narrative of how a new state was formed, and the role that…


Citizens participation in decision-making processes in Kosovo

The legal framework for citizens participation in Kosovo's decision-making process has been evolving and adapting for years, striving for European standards. The international community and civil society have made a…


Time to break the vicious circle of the past

The case for an inclusive, citizen-centered strategy to dealing with the past   Kosovo citizens from diverse ethnic backgrounds believe that it is high time for Kosovo to come up…


New administration in Washington DC is an opportunity for normalization of relations between Kosovo and Serbia

Recent polls of public opinion in Kosovo show that over 75 percent of the citizens are not at all satisfied with the current status-quo in with respect to relations with…


Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue: A Kosovo Serb Perspective

After almost two years’ pause, the EU facilitated dialogue resumed on July 12 with a ‘telesummit’ for two delegations and EU dignitaries, followed by a physical discussion in Brussels on…