Ivanov School of Leaders Alumni Association (ISLAA) is a NGO based in Skopje, Macedonia and joins over 400 young leaders from business, civil society, politics and academia. All of us come from diverse cultural, ethnic and religious backgrounds. ISLAA maintains long-term relations with existing and future members, provides support to its members, and is a dedicated partner to the School for Young Leaders organized under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Macedonia, H.E. Gjorge Ivanov. ISLAA’s vision is to establish itself as a strongly interconnected alumni association by creating an influential leadership entity and desire to develop leadership skills and capacities, and contribute to the future positive development of the society and the environment. Its main goals include: maintaining long-term and productive relations among alumni members, promoting the fundamental values of leadership through its actions and promoting the spirit of leadership in the communities where alumni members live and work.

Established in 2011, ISLAA has three goals:

  • To maintain long-term and productive co-operation and relations among alumni
  • To establish the fundamental leadership values and principles through its activities
  • To promote the spirit of leadership in the community in which the alumni work

ISLAA’s activities are wide-ranging and in line with the School of Leaders’ vision to promote and stimulate leadership in all segments of society and ensure progress through interdisciplinary action. ISLAA fulfils its goals through activities such as collaborative projects, panel discussions, debates, roundtables, cooperation with private and public organizations, embassies, citizens’ associations, alumni organizations, universities, etc.