ISSD PROFILES

NEW BOOK BY SELIM IBRAIMI: “The decisive battle”-(The plague of border changes in Southeast Europe)

New book by Selim Ibraimi, author and journalist is coming in 2019.“The decisive battle”- (The plague of border changes in Southeast Europe), is the title of the new book. Stay tuned. Mr. Selim Ibraimi is also the author of two other books: “The Cold Peace” and “The Territory of the Silent War” with focus on the Balkans. SHORT BIO: Selim Ibraimi is ...

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THE NEPOTISM OF INTERNATIONAL GRANTS IN MACEDONIA

ISSD-The distribution of international grants in Macedonia is largely based on a network of nepotism rather than on a merit basis. This cycle describe the process of nepotism. There are several projects founded by embassies and international organization ( taxpayers) without impact in Macedonia. Graphic: ISSD-Macedonia-Institute for Security Studies and Development, 2018

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BOOK: “The territory of the silent war”-by Selim Ibraimi is released

ISSDMacedonia- The book “The territory of the silent war” (Trends and new dynamics in Southeast Europe) by author Selim Ibraimi is released on January 27, 2018. You may read the PDF version of the book in Albanian language by clicking on the link below     Territori-i-luftes-se-heshtur-2018-final   VIDEO 

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RATLIFF: “Selim explores the intricate geopolitical issues of the Balkans against the backdrop of the turmoil taking place within Europe”

BOOK REVIEW : “… Selim possesses the very great ability to absorb complex issues, dissect the critical points of an issue, and articulate thoese points eloquently as evidenced in his last book “Cold Peace”. Selim proposes another book about geopolitical trends taking place in the Balkans today. He examinies in detail the competing interests of the United States and Russia ...

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PETTIFER: A clear useful study showing importance of continuing U.S. presence in the Adriatic

BOOK REVIEW :”A clear useful study showing importance of continuing United States presence in the southern Balkans , the Adriatic particularly” -Professor James Pettifer, on the book ,”The territory of the silent war” by Selim Ibraimi, author… Date of release: Feb , 2018 BOOK REVIEW: ISSDMacedonia  

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Rusia është një gjëzë e mbështjellë me mister, në brendi me një enigmë

Është botuar në gjuhën maqedonase libri “Paqja e Ftohtë”-Dhjetëvjeçari i rikonfigurimeve gjeopolitike në Ballkan, nga gazetari dhe analisti shqiptaro-amerikan Selim Ibraimi. Botimi i parë në gjuhën shqipe doli në dritë vitin e kaluar duke zgjuar interesin e lexuesëve dhe botës akademike mbi zhvillimet gjeopolitike në Ballkan dhe ndikim e hershëm të Rusisë në rajon dhe Maqedoni. Redaktor i librit është ...

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Return of geopolitics

  Selim Ibraimi, managing editor of CSSDMacedonia was a guest in the “FJALA” Show-Skopje. The importance of Geopolitics, the Balkan Order, the position of Macedonia, Albanians and recent book editions, were part of the conversation with the host Salajdin Salihu.  

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Tirana: Countering Violent Extremism in the Balkans

Berat Azizi, researcher from the Center for Security Studies and Development -Macedonia (CSSD) participated in regional conference on Countering Violent Extremism in Tirana, Albania (12-13 July) The activity is implemented by CIJA U.S. (Commission for International Justice and Accountability) as part of the Western Balkans Countering Violent Extremism Initiative in cooperation with the US Embassy in Tirana and the Government of Albania. ...

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Skopje:Debate on Countering Violent Extremism (CVE)

From the debate on CVE, Skopje, Macedonia.What is next for the region? Foreign fighters,education and integration.Experts,journalists and representatives of religious community have discussed all causes and options how to prevent violent extremism in the Balkans.Themes: Dynamics,approaches,empowering local partners,the role of media to prevent violence,inter- culture,inter-faith, inter-dialogues, global and regional challenges, the role of Macedonia on CVE etc. Emerging violent extremism ...

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U.S. Elections: Live analysis with Selim Ibraimi and Berat Azizi

US elections and policy changes of administration for the Balkans and Europe. What next for Macedonia? Could Washington changes the strategy on Albanians? For more information please watch the video interview for TVART TETOVO, MACEDONIA with Selim Ibraimi and Berat Azizi. (CSSD-MACEDONIA)  

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