About ICS

The Institute of Communication Studies is a leading research organization in the field of journalism and media studies, public relations and corporate communications. Our mission is to contribute towards strengthening of Macedonian democracy by working with media, civil society and public institutions, educating a critical public that will ask for greater transparency and accountability through engagement in the policy creation process.


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Although Res Publica started out as a research edition created by ICS, the platform is best known for academic blogs written by experts and civic activists on important topics of public interest. In addition to blogs and research, Res Publica also publishes vlogs and podcasts.

Home (Дома)

Home (Дома) started as a part of the online platform Just Ask, focusing on environmental protection. Today, there you can find a host of materials that analyze, research and educate about the environment, prepared by a network of collaborators and environmentalists.

Stop Disinformation

Stop Disinformation is a platform designed to promote news literacy and digital literacy, both in the media industry and among the general public. To this end, blogs, videos, and info-graphics are being published on the online platform.