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.


Lejla Shaban

LEJLA SHABAN, project manager, has completed her undergraduate studies at the School of Journalism and Public Relations. From 2008 to 2016, she was part of the School’s team, as the head of the Career Training and Professional Upgrade Center, responsible for organizing and coordinating practical classes for students and connecting them with the industry. Since 2016, she has been part of the team of the Institute for Communication Studies (ICS).