Programme Director, Institute for Democracy and Mediation
Gjergji Vurmo is IDM’s Programme Director/ Manager of EU and the Balkans Program, as well as a senior researcher on good governance, civil society, security and Western Balkan’s EU accession. His work focuses on governance, the European Union, and a number of security-related issues, including radicalism and violent extremism. He is the author of several IDM studies and reports related to civil society development, governance and anti-corruption, EU accession process, radicalism and violent extremism. Mr. Vurmo has served as a Steering Board member of various networks of research institutes in the SEE region (PASOS, BCSDN) and is a contributor to the WB region for various EU think tanks.