Home BreadCrumbTrailer News

Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations established The Hashim Thaçi Fellowship which will be awarded to a student from Kosovo

Click here to view this picture in a new windowClick here to view this picture in a new window

Prishtina, July 1, 2012

Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations, in sign of respect for the Prime Minister Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi and his key role in building peace and an independent and democratic state of Kosovo, has decided to establish a special scholarship to study under his name.

This scholarship will henceforth be called ‘The Hashim Thaçi Fellowship’, which

Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations will be awarded to a student from Kosovo.

Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations today has also awarded Prime Minister Thaçi with the title of Doctor Honoris Causa.

Previous laureates to receive this honor are these statesmen and World personalities: Haris Silajdzic, the wartime Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the former president of Bosnia and Herzegovina; Martin Gray, Holocaust survivor and writer, Adolf Ogi, former president of Switzerland, Jose Ramos-Horta, winner of the Nobel Peace and East Timor President, Zhou Dadi, Director of Chinese Research Institute of Energy, Stavros Dimas, European Commissioner for Environment, Faith Birol, Economist, International Energy Agency, Sir Nicholas Stern, author of

Stern Report on Climate Change, Curtis Roosevelt, historian, Political writer and great-grandson of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, His Majesty Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco, Esame Yousif Janahi, member of King of Bahrain parliament, Mikhail Gorbachev, former leader of USSR, Andrei Logar, Ambassador of Slovenia, dean of Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations in

2008, Yang Jiechi, Foreign Minister of the People's Republic of China, Francisco Verros, Ambassador of Greece, the dean of Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations: Jean de Nassau, Prince of Luxembourg; Li Baodong, Ambassador of the People's Republic of China, Kaira N. Kelimbetov, Minister of Economy and Budgetary Planning, of Kazakhstan, Noerine Kalaeeba, Board Director of Action AID International, Yuri Nazarkine, PhD in International Relations; Daithi O'Cellaigh, Ambassador of Ireland, Ahmet Uzumcu, Ambassador of Turkey, PhD in International Relations, Salva Kiir Mayardit, first President of the Republic of Southern Sudan, Zamir Akram, Pakistan's Ambassador, PhD in International Relations. 

Back