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  • Results of a national poll on the ongoing political crisis in Macedonia

    In the period of May-June 2016, ISSH-Skopje conducted a telephone survey in the 8 regions of the country, namely the Vardar, Southwestern, Southeastern, Pelagonia, Polog, the Northeastern region and Skopje. The survey was based on a representative sample of 900 respondents.


    It is our pleasure to invite you on 18th of June 2016 at 18o’clock at the premises of the Institute of social sciences and humanities Skopje on a lecture by Stanimir Panayotov titled “The Problem of Disembodiment in Feminist Poststructuralism”. The lecture will be followed with a commentry by Katerina Kolozova.

  • Invitation for Panel discussion

    It is our great pleasure to invite you on 16th of June 2016 at 11 o’clock at the premises of EU InfoCentre in Skopje on a panel discussion on the topic of “Technology of state capture: The case of Macedonia 2011 – 2016.”


    The state capture in Macedonia has been ongoing for years. Under the guise of EU integration oriented reforms, since 2011 mechanisms of legalizing pretension toward absolute rule of the executive branch have been established in Macedonia. Along with Hungary and other post-communist countries, Macedonia has been at the forefront of the rising “illiberal democracies” in Europe.

  • Memorandum of Understanding

    It is our great honor and exceptional pleasure to announce that the Postgraduate Programs in Cultural Studies and in Gender Studies of the Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities from Skopje (ISSHS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Institute of Cultural Inquiry (ICON) of Utrecht University.


    School for politics and critique 2016 - “Regional Political Forum on Marxist Theory and Practice in the Southeast Europe” / 24th – 27th June 2016, Ohrid, Macedonia

  • Freedom of expression, association and entrepreneurship in a captured state: Macedonia in 2015

    We are presenting the study: ” Freedom of expression, association and entrepreneurship in a captured state: Macedonia in 2015.” This study is a segment from the project “Analyses of the policies and laws that affect the freedom of expression,” supported by USAID and FOSIM.

  • Results of the survey on civic activism

    The Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities – Skopje conducted a survey on public opinion from November- December, 2015 for the purposes of the project “Civil Society Organizations for Advocacy and Promotion of the Right to Free Expression and Free Association” as part of CivicaMobilitas’ project on supporting civil society.

  • "IDENTITIES" Journal Vol 12

    ISSHS is proud to announce the issuing of the 12th volume of the Journal for Gender, Politics and Culture “Identities.” This issue is supported by the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Southeast Europe and is part of the ISSHS project "School of Politics and Critique 2015" "Identities" vol.12, "From Streets to Institutions: Horizontal Democracy and its Transformation into Protest Parties" is available in print and online at