Ardit Orana

External Research Fellow

PHONE NUMBER +383 38 221 420


Ardit has singnificat experience in working in both the CSO and government sector. His experience includes designing and managing interventions related to institutional consolidation and capacity building, inter-institutional P/CVE coordination, youth empowerment as well as gender-mainstreaming in policy-development.

Most recently, he has served as Policy Adviser on EU Integration and Justice Reforms to the Deputy Prime Minister of Kosovo. He has represented the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) in coordinating numerous working groups at the government level as well as drafting national positions in relation to high-level EU-Kosovo inter-institutional mechanisms.

Ardit has authored and co-authored numerous reports on the topics of EU integration, electoral system reform, public administration reform and enhancing gender-mainstreaming at the local and central legislative levels.

He holds a MSc in Public Administration: International and European Governance and BA in International Studies with an Area Specialization in Sub-Saharan Africa, both from the University of Leiden in the Netherlands.