LSEE Research Network on Social Cohesion in the Western Balkans, with support of Institute for Strategic Studies and Prognoses organized Regional Workshop “Barriers to Inclusive Growth in the Western Balkans”. The two days’ workshop brought together members of the LSEE Research Network on Social Cohesion in the Western Balkans to present their research findings on these issues, focusing on the sectors of Education, Employment and Social Protection. Ms. Jadranka Kaludjerovic, Mr. Milika Mirkovic and Mr. Vojin Golubovic presented their research on employment and education. The workshop also aims to
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The first meeting of the policy working group on Vocational Education and Training (VET) took place at the headquarters of the European Training Foundation (ETF) in Turin, Italy on the 16th & 17th June. Milika Mirkovic has presented results from the baseline survey across the seven schools in Montenegro.
ISSP was the organizer of 6th Steering Committee meeting held from 03.-05. December in Podgorica. The participants of the meeting were the representatives of 12 Institutions for Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Montenegro, Portugal, Spain and Slovenia.
The aim of the meeting was to summarize the current implementation and progress of the project, as well as an overview of implemented activities. Also, they agreed on the next steps and identified the remaining obligations in the project and their dynamics, until the end of the project in May 2015 years. During the visit by 25 representatives of the
Two representatives of ISSP have participated in consultative meeting on preparing Systematic diagnostic assessment for Montenegro, organized by the World Bank Group. Systematic diagnostic assessment is a document that comprehensively identifies the challenges and constraints to accelerate progress in the reduction of poverty and enhancement of general prosperity in Montenegro. This document will represent a basis for new strategic framework for partnership between the World Bank and Montenegro.
ISSP Program Director, Jadranka Kaludjerovic has taken part in the second international multidisciplinary conference organized by Montenegrin Academy of Arts and Sciences: Main trends in young scientists research in modern science: Change of paradigm from atom to bit. Ms. Kaludjerovic presented her research on business cycles and economic crisis.
The agenda of the event in Montenegrin can be found here.
Association of Economists and Managers of Montenegro is organizing the nineteenth Milocer Regional Development Forum in the period 15.-18. September 2014 in Hotel “Maestral” in Przno. The theme of this year’s forum will be: Creativity, Innovation, Design.
You can find agenda here: