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TANJA KARAKAMISHEVA-JOVANOVSKA

 

FACULTY OF LAW “IUSTINIANUS PRIMUS” SKOPJE, UNIVERSITY “SC. CYRIL AND METHODIUS”, 1000 SKOPJE, REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA

 

Full time professor on Constitutional law, Political System, Political Parties and Interest Groups and Contemporary Political Systems at the Faculty of Law “Iustinianus Primus” Skopje, University “Ss. Ciryl and Methodius“, Skopje at the departments of legal, political studies and studies for journalism;

 

Full time professor on Master studies for Constitutional Law - Constitutional Law of the EU, Constitutionalism and Human rights, Parliamentary Law, Political Parties and Interest Groups, Elections and Electoral Systems, Civil Society, Minority Rights, Public Opinion, European Law at the Faculty of Law “Iustinianus Primus” Skopje;

 

Visiting Associate Professor at the Interdisciplinary Studies for Public Administration in Bitola (in the period 2003-2007) teaching Constitutional Law and Political System;

 

Visiting Associate Professor at the South Eastern European University in Tetovo, teaching Introduction of the European Law and Political Parties (in academic 2006/2007 year)  

 

Substitute Member of the Republic of Macedonia in the Venice Commission, Council of Europe (http://www.venice.coe.int) (in the period 2008-2012),

 

Member of the Program Committee for the Configuration “Europe in a Changing World-Inclusive, Innovative and Reflective Societies”, European Commission, “HORIZON 2020”

 

National Contact Point for “HORIZON 2020” (starting from February 2014)

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

 

- 1989-1993- graduated lawyer (LL.B.) at the Faculty of Law in Skopje;


- February – June 1994 – worked as Associate on European Affairs in the Ministry of culture of the Republic of Macedonia;


- 1997 received LL.M degree from the Faculty of Law in Skopje where the thesis “Transformations of the Party Structure in the Republic of Macedonia” was defended;

 
- 2002 received PhD (Juris Doctor) degree from the Faculty of Law in Ljubljana, Republic of Slovenia where PhD thesis “Development of Electoral Systems in the Former Socialist Countries with Special Emphasis on the Republic of Macedonia” (under the supervision of the fulltime professor of Constitutional law, Prof. Ciril Ribicic) was defended;

 
- 2003 elected as Assistant Professor of the following subjects: Constitutional Law, Political System, Contemporary Political Systems and Political Parties and Interest Groups at the Faculty of Law “Iustinianus Primus” in Skopje;

 
- 2008 elected as Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law  

- 2012 elected as a Full Time Professor on the Constitutional Law and Political System Department at the Faculty of Law.

 

- Working as an national expert in the EU, OSCE projects, Council of Europe projects, GTZ projects, creating and developing ToR for the projects related to the National Version for the EU Legislation, Twining Project with the Republic of Slovenia,

- Coordinator of the Project "Reform of the EU: Political and Constitutional Perspectives", in the framework of the TEMPUS Project, Faculty of Law and Faculty for Economics, Skopje, 2005

- Member of the leader team in the project “Technical Support for Establishment of Public Training Institute for Judges” funded by the European Agency for Reconstruction (EAR), Skopje, 2005;

- Coordinator of the project “Regional Centre for Postgraduate Program in European Law and Integration”, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", 2006

- Member of the project “Tackling Constitutional Challenges on the Road to the EU: Perspectives from South-East European Accession Countries”, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, ZENITH, Skopje, 2012,

- Member of the TAIEX project, Privacy of public figures and freedom of information on 09/10/2012, Reference code: JHA 48785

- Coordinator of the project “Promotion of Scientific Research and Education on European Integration and Policy”, South East European Law School, GIZ Fund, Germany, 2013

- Coordinator of the Project EFB Think and Link, European Fund for the Balkans, Bringing the Western Balkans closer to the EU, 2013 

 

Author of the following publications:
 

1. “Elections and Electoral Systems”, Kultura, Skopje, 2004 (published in Macedonian and English language);

2. “Macedonian Politics”, Kultura, Skopje, 2004;

3. “Political Parties and Interest Groups”, Faculty of Law, Skopje, 2006 (Faculty book - coauthor with Professor Savo Klimovski);

4. “Constitutional law and Political System”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, edition 2006, (Faculty book);

5. Author of the course reader for the subject Contemporary Political Systems (Faculty reader);

6. “Guide for education of the representatives of the candidate lists for local elections“, Institute Eurobalkan, january 2005, Skopje

7. Editor of the Collection of papers from the pilot-training of trainee on theme “Law of the European Union“, October, 2005, Skopje

8. "Constitutional Law", Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2009, (Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Savo Klimovski and prof. Renata Deskoska).

9. "Perspectives of the Domestic Legal Framework for Organizing the Elections Viewed from the Corner of the International Election Standards and Good Practices-Guidelines for Precise and Consistent Election Legislation Directed toward Building the Capacity of the Election Process", author of the part "Cancellation and Repetition of the Voting", OSCE Mission in Skopje, December, 2008.

10. Textbook for the specialist high schools, “Rregullimi konstitucional i Republikës së Maqedonisë, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2008, (on Albanian language),

11. "Progress Report for Institutional Response Against Election Irregularities", Coalition "All5fairtrials", Skopje, December, 2008,

12. "Final Report on the Institutional Response Against Election Irregularities 2008-2009", Threelingual Report, Published by NGO "All4fairtrail" and supported by OSCE, June, Skopje, 2009,

13. Coauthor of the publication “Glossary on the EU Terminology”, September, 2009

14. "Political System", Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Savo Klimovski and prof. Renata Deskoska, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2009,

15. “Constitutional Law”, Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Savo Klimovski and prof. Renata Deskoska, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2009,

16. “Law of the EU-From Paris to Lisbon”, Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Vlado Kambovski, dr. Veronika Efremova, Vinsent Grafika, Skopje, 2012,

17. “Constitutional Law and Political System”, Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Savo Klimovski and prof. Renata Deskoska), Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2012

 

Author of chapters in the following University and High school textbooks:
 

1.Klimovski S., “Constitutional and Political System”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 1997;
2. Klimovski S., “Politics and Institutions”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 1999 (published in Macedonian, English and Chinese language);

3. Klimovski S., Mitkov V., Karakamiseva T., Treneska R., “Constitutional Order of the Republic of Macedonia”, editions 2003, 2004, 2005 (published on Macedonian and Albanian language);

4. “Constitutional law and Political System”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, editions 2000, 2003, 2006;

5. Klimovski S., Karakamiseva T., Treneska R., “Constitutional order of the Republic of Macedonia”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2006.

6. Collection of Papers, “Tackling Constitutional Challenges on the Road to the EU: Perspectives from South-East European Accession Countries”, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Zenith Association, Skopje, 2012

7. Policy paper, “Political Criteria for the EU Membership and Harmonization of the National Constitutions-the Experiences from the Member States and the Lessons for the Republic of Macedonia”, Skopje, 2014.  
8. Collection of Papers, “Macedonia on the Crossroads Between Rule of Law and State Etnification: Who Gets What, When, How?”, ASN 19th Annual Convention, 24-26 April, 2014, Columbia University, Harriman Institute, New York, USA,

9. Collection of Papers, International Association of Constitutional Law and The Department of Public and International Law at the University of Oslo, IXth World Congress "Constitutional Challenges: Global and Local" in Oslo 16 - 20 June 2014, https://www.jus.uio.no/english/research/news-and-events/events/conferences/2014/wccl-cmdc/wccl/papers/workshop9.html.

 

Translation of the publications:

 

1. From English on Macedonian language:

 

- “Media and democracy“, published by the Office of the Council of Europe in Skopje, 1998 and

- “Consolidate version of the Treaty on European Union and Treaty for Establishing European Community”, FEIM, Skopje, 2005 (co-translator Prof. Gordana Buzarovska).

 

Author of the following publications:
 

1. “Elections and Electoral Systems”, Kultura, Skopje, 2004 (published in Macedonian and English language);

2. “Macedonian Politics”, Kultura, Skopje, 2004;

3. “Political Parties and Interest Groups”, Faculty of Law, Skopje, 2006 (Faculty book - coauthor with Professor Savo Klimovski);

4. “Constitutional law and Political System”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, edition 2006, (Faculty book);

5. Author of the course reader for the subject Contemporary Political Systems (Faculty reader);

6. “Guide for education of the representatives of the candidate lists for local elections“, Institute Eurobalkan, january 2005, Skopje

7. Editor of the Collection of papers from the pilot-training of trainee on theme “Law of the European Union“, October, 2005, Skopje

8. "Constitutional Law", Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2009, (Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Savo Klimovski and prof. Renata Deskoska).

9. "Perspectives of the Domestic Legal Framework for Organizing the Elections Viewed from the Corner of the International Election Standards and Good Practices-Guidelines for Precise and Consistent Election Legislation Directed toward Building the Capacity of the Election Process", author of the part "Cancellation and Repetition of the Voting", OSCE Mission in Skopje, December, 2008.

10. Textbook for the specialist high schools, “Rregullimi konstitucional i Republikës së Maqedonisë, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2008, (on Albanian language),

11. "Progress Report for Institutional Response Against Election Irregularities", Coalition "All5fairtrials", Skopje, December, 2008,

12. "Final Report on the Institutional Response Against Election Irregularities 2008-2009", Threelingual Report, Published by NGO "All4fairtrail" and supported by OSCE, June, Skopje, 2009,

13. Coauthor of the publication “Glossary on the EU Terminology”, September, 2009

14. "Political System", Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Savo Klimovski and prof. Renata Deskoska, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2009,

15. “Constitutional Law”, Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Savo Klimovski and prof. Renata Deskoska, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2009,

16. “Law of the EU-From Paris to Lisbon”, Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Vlado Kambovski, dr. Veronika Efremova, Vinsent Grafika, Skopje, 2012,

17. “Constitutional Law and Political System”, Faculty book-coauthor with prof. Savo Klimovski and prof. Renata Deskoska), Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2012

 

Author of chapters in the following University and High school textbooks:
 

1.Klimovski S., “Constitutional and Political System”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 1997;
2. Klimovski S., “Politics and Institutions”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 1999 (published in Macedonian, English and Chinese language);

3. Klimovski S., Mitkov V., Karakamiseva T., Treneska R., “Constitutional Order of the Republic of Macedonia”, editions 2003, 2004, 2005 (published on Macedonian and Albanian language);

4. “Constitutional law and Political System”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, editions 2000, 2003, 2006;

5. Klimovski S., Karakamiseva T., Treneska R., “Constitutional order of the Republic of Macedonia”, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2006.

6. Collection of Papers, “Tackling Constitutional Challenges on the Road to the EU: Perspectives from South-East European Accession Countries”, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Zenith Association, Skopje, 2012

7. Policy paper, “Political Criteria for the EU Membership and Harmonization of the National Constitutions-the Experiences from the Member States and the Lessons for the Republic of Macedonia”, Skopje, 2014.  
8. Collection of Papers, “Macedonia on the Crossroads Between Rule of Law and State Etnification: Who Gets What, When, How?”, ASN 19th Annual Convention, 24-26 April, 2014, Columbia University, Harriman Institute, New York, USA,

9. Collection of Papers, International Association of Constitutional Law and The Department of Public and International Law at the University of Oslo, IXth World Congress "Constitutional Challenges: Global and Local" in Oslo 16 - 20 June 2014, https://www.jus.uio.no/english/research/news-and-events/events/conferences/2014/wccl-cmdc/wccl/papers/workshop9.html.

 

Translation of the publications:

 

1. From English on Macedonian language:

 

- “Media and democracy“, published by the Office of the Council of Europe in Skopje, 1998 and

- “Consolidate version of the Treaty on European Union and Treaty for Establishing European Community”, FEIM, Skopje, 2005 (co-translator Prof. Gordana Buzarovska).

 

 

 

PUBLISHED PAPERS IN THE DOMESTIC JOURNALS AND REVIEWS:

 

1. “The Basic Remarks on the First Multi-Parties Elections in the Post-Communist Countries (two general tendencies)“, published in the Yearbook of the Faculty of Law in Skopje, 1996/1998;

2. “Electoral Model as a Dilemma…“, published in the Yearbook of the Faculty of Law in Skopje, 1999/2001;

- “Notion of the Elections“, published in Collection of papers, Faculty of Law, Skopje, 2001;

3. "The Nation and Ethnicity", published in Collection of papers "Euro-integration - ideas, realities, realization", Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2002;

4. "Some Theoretical Thoughts about the Relation between the Electoral and Party Systems", published in Collection of papers, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2002;

5. "The Politics and the New Time in the Eastern Europe: Post-communism or Nationalism?", published in Dijalog, no. 15, Review for societal theory and critics, Studentski zbor, Skopje, 1998/99;

6. "What is Democracy?", published in Pravnik, Legal Journal, Macedonian Lawyers Association, Skopje, 2000;

7. "For the Legal State", published in Pravnik, Legal Journal, Macedonian Lawyers Association, Skopje, 2000;

8. "The Medias and Democracy", published in Collection of papers "The Development of the Political and Legal System in the Republic of Macedonia", Faculty of Law, Skopje, 2000;

9. "The European Parliament and the Elections-Uniformed European Electoral Procedure YES or NO?", published in Collection of papers "Euro-integration of the Legal, Political and Societal System in the Republic of Macedonia", Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2002;

10. "The European Constitution-Reality or Imagination?", published in Evrodijalog no. 2, Journal for European Issues, Studentski zbor, Skopje, 2002;

11. "European Union and the Question of Sovereignty-Dilemmas and Controversies", published in Evrodijalog no. 3, Journal for European Issues, Studentski zbor, Skopje, 2002;

12. "Coalitions", published in Multi-ethnic Forum, Regional Project "The Bridges for New Balkan", (NGO Search for Common Ground), Skopje, 2002;

13. "The Political System of the European Union - System 'sui generis'", published in the Yearbook of the Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus" in Skopje, 2002/2003;

14. "Non-discrimination", paper published in Triangle, Final document, Care International Macedonia, Data Pons, Skopje, 2004;

15. "The Institutional Framework of the Countries-Applicants for the EU Membership", paper published in "Evrodijalog", Journal for European Issues, Studentski zbor, Skopje, 2003;

16. "The Principe of (Non)Discrimination", paper published in Collection of papers, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2004;

17. "The European Challenge Called Constitution", paper published in Collection of papers from the International Symposium "Contemporary Law, the Legal Science and the Iustinianus Codification", Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2004;

18. "The Nice Modification and the EU-What, How and How much is Changed?", paper published in Bulletin no. 3, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2004;

19. "The Political System of the Republic of Macedonia", text published in the Publication of MIAN, Skopje, 2004;

20. "The Executive Politics in the Political System of the EU", paper published in Collection of papers, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2004/2005;

21. "Review on the Organization of the Courts Systems in few European Countries (comparative overview of the constitutional and legal framework)", paper published in Bulletin no. 4, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2005;

22. "The European Experiences-Challenge in the Reform of the Court System in the Republic of Macedonia", paper published in the publication "Strengthening the Independence and Efficiency of the Judiciary", Balkan Human Rights Network, Skopje-Sarajevo, 2005;

23. "The European Standards in the Education of the Judges", paper published in the publication "Strengthening the Independence and Efficiency of the Judiciary", Balkan Human Rights Network, Skopje-Sarajevo, 2005;

24. "Comments on the Treaty of Nice", published in Consolidate Versions on the Treaty of EU and Treaty of EC, FEIM, Skopje, 2005;

25. "Financing of the Political Parties and Electoral Campaigns", paper published in the Collection of Papers of International Conference "Days of Law in Macedonia and France", Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2005;

26. "Collection of Election Laws So-Called Electoral Code of the Republic of Macedonia", paper published in the Journal for Political and Societal Issues, Political Thought, June, 2006;

27. "The International and European Electoral Standards With Special Emphases on the Code of the Venice Commission for Good Practice in the Electoral Issues", paper published in Collection of papers, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2006;

28. "For the Need of Introduction of Constitutional Complaint in the Republic of Macedonia", paper published in Publication "The Legal Framework of the Court Reform in the Republic of Macedonia", Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2006;

29. "What is the Future of the European Constitutional Treaty?", paper published in the Review of Papers, TEMPUS-Project JEP_17013-2002, "Continuing Education for European Issues: Establishing Training Centre for European Integration", Skopje, 200654.

30. "The Political Criteria in the Light of the Draft-National Program for Adoption of the EU Law", paper published in Forum Europaeum no. 6, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2006;

31. "The Law for Academy for Training of the Judges and of the Public Prosecutors-Advantage or Disadvantage for Independent Judiciary?", paper published in the Court Review, Association of Judges in the RM, No. 1, March, 2006;

32. "The Process of the EU Enlargement-Key Constitutional Momentum?", paper published in the Journal for Political and Societal Issues, Political Thought, no. 16, December, 2006;

33. "Non-discrimination and the Equality of the National Minorities-Basic Principles of the Multi-ethnical Political Community", paper published in the Collection of Papers Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2007;

34. "The Capacity of the EU Enlargement and the Accession of the Republic of Macedonia and the Countries from the Region in the EU", paper published in the Collection of Papers of the Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus" and Faculty of Law in the Moscow State University "Lomonosov", "The Actual Issues for the State and the Law in the Republic of Macedonia and the Russian Federation", Skopje, 2007;

35. "How much Absorption Capacity the EU Has?", paper published in the Collection of Papers, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2007;

36. "The EU Enlargement and the Conditionality as an Instrument", paper published in the Legal Journal, no. 187, November, Skopje, 2007;

37. "The Reform Treaty and the EU", paper published in the Collection of papers issued by Macedonian Academy for Science and Arts, Skopje, 2008;

38. "What Type of Democracy the EU Needs?", Legal Journal, February, 2008;

39. "The Political Parties into the EU Institutional Arena", Legal Journal, March, 2008;

40. "The European Parliament and the Reform Treaty", Legal Journal, April, 2008;

41. "The Impact of the European Court of Justice in the Process of Harmonization of the National Constitutional Law", Academic Debate "The Methods of Harmonization of the National Legislation with the EU Law", published in Collected Papers by the Macedonian Academy for Science and Arts, Skopje, 2008,

42. "How the Political Institutions in the Republic of Macedonia are Functioning and Cooperating?", FIOOM , Project "Good Governance", March, 2008, www.soros.org.mk,

43. "Voting of the Diaspora-Macedonian Democratic Challenge", Legal Journal, april, 2008,

69. "The European Constitutionalism-Conditions and Dilemmas", Legal Journal, June, 2008,

70. “The Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU – European Standards in the Area of Human Freedoms and Rights”, published in the Collection of Papers edited by the Macedonian Academy on Science and Arts, Skopje, 2009,

71. “Basic Remarks on the Organizational Systems of Power and the Need for Reform of Political Institutions in the Republic of Macedonia”, published in the Collection of Papers edited by the Macedonian Academy on Science and Arts, Skopje, 2009,

72. „On the new challenges of the European Constitution and the need of Europeanization of the Macedonian Constitution”, Collection of papers, Tackling Constitutional Challenges on the  road to the EU: Perspectives from South-East European Accession Countries, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and Zenith Association, Skopje, November, 2012

73. „Principle of Secularism and the Right of Religious Education – European standards vs. the Case of the Republic of Macedonia“, Iustinianus Primus Law Review, Volume 4, 2013

74. Gordana Siljanovska-Davkova, Tanja Karakamisheva-Jovanovska, “CONSTITUTIONAL ASPECTS OF THE LIMITATION OF MANDATES”, Iustinianus Primus Law Review No. 7, July, 2013 and 85 others.

 

10. Published papers in foreign publications:

 

1. “Non-discrimination“, Triangle, Three Universities responding to Ethnic Divides, Care International Macedonia, DataPons, Skopje, 2004.

2. “Suspend or Continue the Ratification Process of the European Constitutional Treaty?”, Legal Association, Srbia, Legal Journal for Theory and Practice, Legal Life, Belgrade, no. 12/2005;

3. “What is the Future of the European Constitutional Treaty?”, Electronic library, Centre for European Constitutional Law Themistokles and Dimitris Tsatsos Foundation, Athens, Greece, 2005;

4. “Theoretical Relationships between the Electoral and the Party System”, Legal Association, Srbia, Legal Journal for Theory and Practice, Legal Life, Belgrade, no. 12/2006;

5. “The Prospects of Europe’s”, Proceedings, Tempus JEP_17013-2002, “Continuing Education in European Affairs: Establishment of European Integration Training Centre”, Skopje, 2006;

6. “Le Financement Des Partis Politiques Et Des Campagnes Electorales”, Recueil De Textes De La Conference Internationale “Journees Franco-Macédoniennes du Droit – 200 ans du Code Civil, Universite “Saints Cyrille et Methode”, Faculte De Droit “Justinien I”, Skopje, Novembre 2004, Prosvetno delo, Skopje, 2005.

7. “Political System of the EU – system 'sui generis'”, Legal Association, Srbia, Legal Journal for Theory and Practice, Legal Life, Belgrade, no. 12/2007;

8. “European Constitution – Dilemma’s and Perspectives”, paper published in the Collection of Papers of the Faculty of Law in Nis, Republic of Serbia, 2007;

9.“European Constitution-Legal Revolt or Legal Revolution?”, Lawyer Association of Serbia, Budva Lawyer Days, Republic of Serbia, Belgrade, 2007;

10. "Political Parties and Electoral Systems", published in the Collections of Papers “Elections and Political Pluralization in the first years of the Post-Communist period”, Vol. 3, No. 1, February 2008, CEU Budapest, Hungary,

11. Тања Каракамишева, „Потенциал расширения Европеňского союза и прием Республики Македонии и стран региона в Европеňскиň союз, Сборник научньіх статеň профессоров и преподавателей юридического факультета Юстиниана І Университета Св. Кирилла и Методия и Юридического факультета МГУ им. М.В. Ломоносова, 2008 

12. “The European Court of Justice – European Supreme Court or Constitutional Court?”, Collection of Papers „Constitutional and International Warrants for the Human Rights”,   published by the Faculty of Law in Nish, Republic of Serbia, 2008,

13. “The European Court of Justice and the Human Rights Protection”, Legal Association, Srbia, Legal Journal for Theory and Practice, Legal Life, Belgrade, 2008;

14. "Characteristics of the System of Organization of Power in the Republic of Macedonia (A Special Emphasis on the Principle of Parliamentary System of Democracy)", (forthcoming), Andrássy University of Budapest, Hungary, 2008,

15. Replies to the Questionnaire “Cancellation of Election Results”, UNIDEM Seminar, Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta, Malta, 14 – 15 November 2008, http://www.venice.coe.int/docs/2008/CDL-UD(2008)004-bil.asp.

16. Paper “Constitutional Complaint-Procedural and Legal Instrument for Development of the Constitutional Justice (Case study-Federal Republic of Germany, Republic of Croatia, Republic of Slovenia and Republic of Macedonia), World Conference on Constitutional Justice on theme: “Influential Constitutional Justice: its influence on Society and on developing a global human rights jurisprudence”, organized by the Constitutional Court of South Africa and the Venice Commission, Cape Town, 23-24 January 2009,

http://www.venice.coe.int/WCCJ/Papers/MKD-Karakamisheva_E.pdf.

17. Paper "The European Election Standards and the Necessary Measures to Eliminate the Practice of Family Voting", Report for the Venice Commission, Council of Europe, e-library, http://www.venice.coe.int, 2009,

18. Paper "The European Standards in the Functioning of the Macedonian Election Management - Legal and Political Perspective", Report for the Venice Commission, Council of Europe, e-library, http://www.venice.coe.int, 2009.  

19. Article “Paying for the European Parliament Votes: European Political Parties and the New EU Campaign Funding for the June 2009 Elections”, ACEEEO Journal, (forthcoming), 2009

20. “The Macedonian Elections -Among the European Acquis and the Balkan Mentality”, 2009

21. “The Human Rights in the Republic of Macedonia Seen Through the Constitutional Lens and Democracy Practice”, Frankfurt Unidem Seminar, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany, May 2009,

22. Revija za evropsko pravo “LEGAL PRINCIPLES VERSUS FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS POST-LISBON”, Republic of Serbia, 2013

23. ScieConf 2013 Proceedings, “THE EU ENLARGEMENT AND THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA – QUEST FOR POSSIBLE OUTCOME”, The 1st International Virtual Conference on Advanced Scientific Results (SCIECONF-2013),
Zilina, June 10. - 14., 2013, Slovakia, ISBN:978-80-554-0726-5, ISSN: 1339-3561,

24. Proceedings in Global Virtual Conference Workshop, The 1st International Global Virtual Conference Workshop, Published by EDIS-Publishing Institution of the University of Zilina, Republic of Slovakia, ISBN:978-80-554-0679-4, title: “POLITICAL LEADERSHIP-PANTA REI PHENOMENON”

25. Proceedings in International Conference “The European Union in the 21st Century: Challenges and Perspectives”, Published and Organized by Macedonian Institute for European Studies, 17-18 May, 2013, Skopje, title: “EUROPEAN EXTERNAL ACTION SERVICE AND WESTERN BALKANS REGION-NEW CHALLENGES FOR THE EU”

26. Proceedings in Virtual Scientific Conference, HASSACC, Human and Social Sciences at the Common Conference, 18-22 November, 2013, Slovak Republic, Published by EDIS-Publishing Institution of the University of Zilina, Republic of Slovakia, ISBN: 978-80-554-0808-8, ISSN: 1339-522X, Publication year: 2013, title: “MODERN DEMOCRACY AND THE LIMITATION OF MANDATES IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD” and 30 others

 

 

11. Participation in the most relevant seminars, conferences and research projects:
 

1. Postgraduate International Summer School on “Post – communist Transition and European Integration Process” at the University Training Center in Bertinoro (Forli) – Italy, 1995;

 2. Workshop on “Social Sciences and the Challenge of Transition”, Council of Europe, held in Bled, Slovenia, 11 – 13 June, 1998;

3. International Forum ELPIS for Europe, “The European and Comparative Dimension of Law Teaching in Europe”, Sani – Chalkidiki, 14 – 15 May, 1999;
4. Lecturer at the seminar “Contemporary Communications Technologies” organized by the Council of Europe and the Ministry of information of the Republic of Macedonia,

Prilep, 2-3April,1999;

5. International conference “Elections and Electoral Systems in Eastern Europe” organized by ACEEO, Warsaw, Poland, June 2000;

6. Participation in the project “Democratic Electoral Process and Electoral Legislation” managed by the NGO's Agency for local democracy, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia 2002;
7. Participation in the project “Individual Voting Rights of Women as a Precondition for Democracy” organized by the Office of the Council of Europe in Skopje, 2003;
8. Since 2001 member in the Faculty mega-project “Euro-Integration of the Legal, Political and Societal System of the Republic of Macedonia”;

9. Local expert in one-year project "Technical Assistance to Support the Creating of a Training Institute for the Judiciary", An EU funded project managed by the European Agency for Reconstruction, Centre for European Constitutional Law, Human Dynamics and Altair Asesores, Skopje, 2005;

10. Participation in the project for drafting new Law for Political Parties in the Republic of Macedonia organized by the Office of the Council of Europe and Ministry for Justice of the Republic of Macedonia, Skopje, 2003;

11. Participation in the project for drafting new Law for Financing the Political Parties in the Republic of Macedonia, organized by the Office of the Council of Europe and Ministry for Justice of the RM, Skopje, 2003;

12. Participation in the Regional Conference “Regional Cooperation and Tolerance Among the Peoples in the Balkans”, Sofia, 20 -21 November, 2003;

 13. Member of the project “Are there some discriminated groups in the Republic of Macedonia” organized by Care International – Macedonia, 2003;

 14. Participation in the project “Continuing Education in European Affairs: Establishment of European Integration Training Centre”, Training for Trainers, Tempus JEP, 2004;

 15. Participation in the project for translation of the Treaties of the European Union and the European Communities, funded by the Government of the Republic of Macedonia and GTZ, 2004;

16. Participation in the project “Is the Referendum Holding Back the Process of the Euro- Atlantic Integration of the Republic of Macedonia”, organized by the Forum on Euro Atlantic Integration of the Republic of Macedonia (FEIM) and Euro Balkan Institute, 2004;
17. Participation in the project “Initative for Legal Reforms in the Electoral Legislation” organized by the NGO's Association MOST, Skopje, 2004;

18. Participation in the seminar “Legal and Institutional Aspects of European Integration”, Faculty of Economy, Skopje, 2004;

19. Participation in the project “Technical Support for Establishment of Public Training Institute for Judges” funded by the European Agency for Reconstruction, Skopje, 2005;
20. Participation in the project “The Process of Decentralization in Macedonia: Prospects for Ethnic Conflict Mitigation, Enhanced Representation, Institutional Efficiency and Accountability” organized by IRIS, Institute for Democracy, Solidarity and Civil Society and funded by Freedom House – Budapest and USAID, 2005;

 21. Coordinator of the project “Regional Centre for Postgraduate Program in European Law and Integration”, Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", 2006;
22. Participation in the project “Promotion of Citizen’s Friendly Decentralization Process by Applying UK’s Best Practice” managed by the NGO's Zors Alka, Skopje, 2006;
23. Participation in the seminar “European Foreign Policy” by Professor S. Keukeleire, College of Europe, Brugge, Belgium, 2005;

24. Participation in the seminar “Politics and Policies of the European Union” by N. Nugent, College of Europe, February 2005;

25. Expert on the summer school "European Integration and the Decision-making Processes in the EU", Struga, 2005;

26. Member of the project "Making democratic institutions work", Office of the Council of Europe in Skopje, 2003;

27. Member of the project "Light", Institute Eurobalkan, Skopje, 2004;

28. Member of the project "Local Elections and Electoral Education", organized by the NGO FEIM, Skopje, 2005;

29. Member of the project "Making Opinion Relating to Suggestion for Constitutional Changes of the Articles 99, 105 and 106, Law for Courts, Law for Public Prosecutors of the Republic of Macedonia and Law for Court Council of the Republic of Macedonia", in the context of the reforms of the judicial system in the state, Project financed by the EAR, 2005;

30. Project manager "Inter-parties Democracy in the Republic of Macedonia-What is missing?", Institute Evrobalkan, Skopje, 2006;

31. Member of the UNDP Project in cooperation with the State Electoral Commission of the Republic of Macedonia, "One Voter-One Vote: review on the family voting and proxy voting (2007-2009)";

32. Manager and coordinator of the courses "The Decision-making Process in the EU" and "Constitutional Law of the EU-Challenges and Perspectives", Institute Evrobalkan, 2007;

33. Local expert for Constitutional Law and Political System (VENDOR-UNDP) in the Development Program of the United Nations, 2007;

34. Lecturer on the School on European Studies “EU – Train in One Direction!? – Rome, Nice, Brussels” – 26 August – 15 September, Ohrid, 2007;

35. Participation of the seminar "Analyses of the Institutional Framework for Managing with the Euro-Atlantic Process of Integration of the Republic of Macedonia", Skopje, 9th of December, 2003;

36. Participation of the seminar "Higher Education Support for Social Sciences in Macedonia", Civic Education Project funded by the US Department of State, Ohrid, 2003;

37. Participation of the scientific debate "Application for the EU Membership and what is next?", Hotel Alexander Palace, Skopje, March, 2004;

38. Participation of the seminar "Regional Cooperation in the EU Integration Process of the Balkan", Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus", Skopje, 2004;

40. Participation on the International Round Table organized by FEIM "France, Macedonia, Europe-Past, Presence, Future", Skopje, Krusevo, Bitola and Ohrid, 11-15 May, 2004;

41. Participation in the seminar "Reform of the Electoral Legislation", MOST, 3th of September, 2004;

42. Participation in the seminar "Financing the Electoral Campaigns", MOST, 18th October, Skopje, 2004;

43. Participation at the Round table organized by FEIM in cooperation with the Institute Evrobalkan "The Suggestions for the Newly Territory Map of the Republic of Macedonia", hotel Kontinental, Skopje, 2004;

44. Participation at the Round table organized by FEIM "Slovenia, Macedonia, Europe - Challenges in the European Integration", hotel Alexander Palace, 26th of October, 2004;

45. Participation in the seminar organized by FEIM "Reconstructing of the Security System of the Republic of Macedonia - debate on the Law for Crises Managing", hotel Alexander Palace, Skopje, 26th of October, 2004;

46. Coordinator of the Project "Reform of the EU: Political and Constitutional Perspectives", in the framework of the TEMPUS Project, Faculty of Law and Faculty for Economics, Skopje, 2005;

47. Participation in the seminar "Legal and Institutional Aspects of the EU Integration", moderators Prof. Patricia Conlan, University of Limerick, Prof. John L. Pratschke, University of Limerick, Prof. Malcolm Anderson, Faculty of Economics, Skopje, 2004;

48. Participation on International Symposium "Contemporary law, Legal Science and the Justinian Codification", Ohrid, 2005;

49. Participation in the scientific debate "Draft-Amendments of the Constitution Related with the European Standards for Judiciary and Public Prosecution", FEIM, Skopje, 2005;

50. Participation at the training-seminar for media as a lecturer "Changing EU", Struga, 2005;

51. Lecturer at the summer school "European Integration and EU's Decision Making Process", Struga, 2005;

52. Participation in the seminar for preparation of the National Version for the EU Legislation, Twining Project with the Republic of Slovenia, Skopje, 18-20 April, 2005;

53. Participation in the seminar "Application of the European Standards for the Judicial System in the Republic of Macedonia", Faculty of Law, Skopje, 2005;

54. Participation in the seminar "Women's in the Electoral Process", organized by Friedrich Naumann Stiftung, Office of the Council of Europe in Skopje and Woman's NGO, 4-5 of March, 2005;

55. Participation in the seminar organized in the Faculty of Law "Legal Framework of the Current Judicial Reform", Skopje, 15th of March, 2006;

56. Public debate on the Draft-Electoral Code in organization of the NGO Most and Ministry for Justice of the RM, hotel Alexander Palace, 15th of February, 2006;

57. Participation at the Kopaonic Law School "Law and the Universal Values", in organization of Lawyers Association of the Republic of Serbia, December, 2005, 2006, 2007;

58. Participation at the International Conference "25. Years of Discrimination Law - Guarantees and Legal Methods Against Discrimination", ELSA, Mavrovo, 31.10.-3.11.2006;

59. Lecturer in the seminar "The Political Values and the Political Processes", on theme: "Basic Principles of the Functioning of the Public Administration", Skopje, 17th of April, 2007;

60. Participation on the workshop "Draft-Law for Higher Education in the context of the European Standards", Faculty of Law, Skopje, 2007;

61. Participation on the scientific debate in the Macedonian Academy on Sciences and Arts "The Evolution of the European and Macedonian Constitutionalist", 10th of December, 2007. 

62. Local expert for Constitutional Law and Political System (OSCE-ODHR), 2008, Office of OSCE in the Republic of Macedonia

63. Participation in the International conference organized by the Andrássy University of Budapest in concert with the Konrad Adenauer Foundation “Two Decades of Parliamentarism in Eastern, Central Eastern and South-East Europe: Attempt at an Account” with presentation of the paper “System of Organization of Power in the Republic of Macedonia (with special emphasis on the principle of parliamentary democracy)”, 28 April – 01 May, 2008, Budapest, Republic of Hungary,

64. Local expert in the Spillover Monitor Mission of OSCE in Skopje.

65. Participation at the Unidem Seminar "Cancellation of Election Results", Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valleta, Malta, 14-15 November, 2008,

66. Participation at the Seminar "State Election Commission and the Functioning of the Macedonian Election Administration" with paper "European Standards in the Functioning of the Macedonian Election Management - Legal and Political Perspective", organised by the Council of Europe and SEC, Hotel Arka, December, 2008,

67. World Conference on Constitutional Justice, Cape Town, 23–24 January 2009, Theme: “Influential Constitutional Justice: its influence on society and on developing a global human rights jurisprudence”organised by the Constitutional Court of South Africa and the Venice Commission,

68. Follow-up seminar organized by the UNDP, project title: “One voter-One ballot: Addressing Proxy and Family Voting in Macedonia”, seminar title: “Interaction of Central and Local Governments and other Stakeholders in Combating Proxy and Family Voting, 3 February, 2009, Hotel ‘Holiday Inn’, Skopje

69. Participation at the round table "Institutional Response of the Election Irregularities-Dilemmas and Challenges", Holiday Inn, Skopje, 26th of February, 2009, and many more.

70. Participation as a lecturer at the Second Seminar of the School of Politics “Macedonia during and post the elections”, organised by FORUM and Council of Europe, with a paper “The Macedonian Elections-Among the European Acquis and Balkan Mentality”, Kocani 26-29 March, 2009

71. Participation in the UNIDEM Seminar “Human Rights”, in Frankfurt, May, 2009, and many others


12. Membership in professional organizations:


- Member of the State Electoral Commission of the Republic of Macedonia (from 1999 - 2001);
- Member of the International Association for Electoral Systems (ACEEO) (from 1999 - 2001)
- Permanent Trainer/Educator for Constitutional law at the Academy for Training of Judges and Public Prosecutors in the Republic of Macedonia

- Member of the Advisory & Analyses Group Team for giving the consulting services of the Government of the RM (2005-/)

- Macedonian Representative to the European Jean Monnet Commission for giving an Awards to the Media Representatives in the EU

- Consultant in CARE International Project "Triangle"

 

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