FES Kosova welcomes new Country Director

Mr. Rene Schlee has been appointed as the new Country Director of Friedrich Ebert Stiftung - Office in Kosova.


Before joining the Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung, Mr. Schlee worked for the United Nation’s International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on international security, providing technical assistance to Member States around the globe. Aside from the IAEA, Mr Schlee held different positions in business, academia and think tanks.

Mr. Schlee holds two master’s degrees. One in Political Science, Psychology and Philosophy from  the University of Heidelberg (Germany) and one in Strategic and Intelligence Studies from Aberystwyth University (UK),

Kosovo is Mr. Schlee’s first Western Balkan secondment and he is excited to work with FES Prishtina Office’s team as well as partner organizations old and new. FES-Prishtina staff are pleased to have Mr. Schlee as director of the team and are looking forward to implementing projects aimed at promoting social democracy within Kosovo and the region.


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10000 Prishtina
Republic of Kosovo

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