Antonela Jaki is a Political Science graduate and the former President of the Student Assembly at the University American College Skopje. Having graduated with a Magna Cum Laude degree in International Relations and Diplomacy, Antonela specializes in Balkan and Middle Eastern politics, Sustainable Development and International Organizations.
Gladiola Lleshi is a law student and a member of the United Nations Youth Association Albania, a youth-led NGO through which she has coordinated and conceptualized projects and activities targeting global challenges and international affairs. Gladiola holds a Law Bachelor’s degree and is particularly focused on EU and International law, which she aims to further in her academic pursuits. Gladiola is passionate about writing and research on citizen engagement, democratic processes, policy-making and international relations.
Emmaline Soken-Huberty is a freelance writer based in Portland, Oregon. She started to become interested in human rights while attending college, eventually getting a concentration in human rights and humanitarianism. LGBTQ+ rights, women’s rights, and climate change are of special concern to her. In her spare time, she can be found reading or enjoying Oregon’s natural beauty with her husband and dog.
Muhammad Abdul Basit
Muhammad Abdul Basit is a Pakistan-based political scientist. He is a columnist at The News International and writes on international relations and sociopolitical issues. His work has also appeared in The National Interest, Modern Diplomacy and The Diplomat among other publications.
Igor Radulovic is a historian and a history teacher from Podgorica, Montenegro. His main field of study is contemporary history and controversial historical topics. He enjoys writing about history, politics, and sports.