10 THINGS THE WTO CAN DO

ISAC fund presents its newest publication about the World Trade Organization. This publication is the translated and adapted version of the WTO original publication titled “10 Things the WTO Can Do” and it offers a short review of 10 most important areas in which the WTO made its biggest contribution, as well as its greatest achievements and benefits.  This publication represents an opportunity for all interested parties to acquire basic knowledge about the importance of this organization, its objectives, the specific areas in which it has jurisdiction as well as the benefits of full membership.


		

Guide to the World Trade Organization

The publication is the translated and adapted version of the original publication of the World Trade Organization “Understanding WTO”. The aim of this publication is to provide all interested parties with basic information about the WTO, its functioning and the importance it has, both for the global trade and for individual states.

Guide to Chapter 31

The “Guide to Chapter 31” is the first publication of the ISAC Fund intended to provide better understanding of the specific elements that make up this Chapter of Serbia’s accession negotiations with the European Union, mainly in connection with the Common Foreign and Security Policy of the European Union. The Guide contains basic information on the development, structure and importance of the Common Foreign and Security Policy of the European Union as a mechanism for the coordination of national policies. This publication also discusses individual topics, such as human rights, democratization and the rule of law, support for the work of the International Criminal Court, preventing the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, etc., on which the common foreign policy approach of the Union is based. Additionally, a topic that was discussed in particular is the operational dimension of this aspect of the EU, embodied in the Common Security and Defense Policy, i.e. civilian missions and military operations of the EU. This publication also contains the report on harmonizing Serbia with the EU’s foreign policy declarations during 2014.

Guide to Serbia’s Accession to the EU

Guide to Serbia’s Accession to the EU keeps with ISAC’s tradition of a publication which is designed as a reference and a learning tool to be used by both professionals, who are working on issues related to Serbia and the EU, and by the wider audience interested in the subject matter. Besides dealing with the structure of the EU and the EU’s regional approach towards the Western Balkans, the publication also explains the negotiation process and some of the individual chapters which Serbia has to negotiate in the accession talks.

The Guide for Local and Regional Governments on Serbia’s Path Towards the EU

The Guide is intended to provide information about importance of regional and local stakeholders in the EU arena, as well as to present EU policies that are of the crucial importance for the local development (EU Agricultural and rural policy, EU Regional policy, EU Environmental policy). Moreover it presents current and future opportunities and obligations rising from European integration process

What is Partnership for peace?

Publication What is Partnership for Peace? serves to portray in a concise and understandable manner the main ideas, history, benefits and challenges of Partnership for Peace Program and Serbia’s role in it. This edition also targets younger generation aiming to provide it with the essentials and purpose of the program and its implications on Serbian society.

The Business Guide to the Stabilization and Association Agreement

Continuing its efforts to contribute to correctly informing citizens of Serbia, ISAC fund is publishing a new guidebook, which is dedicated to better understanding the Stabilization and Association Agreement (SAA), particularly its economic and business aspects. The difference between the “Guidebook through the SAA” and this guide, is that the Business Guide is generally meant for businesses and economic experts. This guide is a compilation of three chapters, which describe in detail what are the goals and elements of the SAA and its impact on the economy and business of Serbia.