Who are we and what we do

The Kosovar Institute for Policy Research and Development (KIPRED)

The Kosovar Institute for Policy Research and Development (KIPRED) is dedicated to advancing democratic values, peace, human rights, and environmental sustainability in Kosovo and the Western Balkans. Founded with a vision to catalyze positive change through evidence-based, non-partisan research, capacity building, and strategic advocacy, KIPRED has consistently played a pivotal role in shaping the policy landscape of Kosovo and the broader region. Our mission is driven by an unwavering commitment to upholding democratic principles, justice, and a healthy environment.

KIPRED’s research spans foreign and security policies, European integration, governance practices, environmental sustainability, inter-ethnic relations, and political parties. We utilize a multidisciplinary approach that blends rigorous research, policy analysis, and advocacy. By engaging a diverse range of stakeholders—including government officials, civil society organizations, international partners, and the media—we ensure our work has a broad and lasting impact. Our goal is to build a society where every individual can live with dignity, security, and a healthy environment.

In essence, KIPRED is a beacon of progressive change, diligently addressing the pressing issues of our time and paving the way for a brighter future for Kosovo and the Western Balkans.