Researcher, Belgrade Centre for Security Policy, Serbia
Jelena Pejić Nikić is researcher at the Belgrade Centre for Security Policy and PhD candidate and teaching associate in European Studies at the Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Belgrade. As of September 2019, Jelena has been coordinating the work of the prEUgovor coalition, gathering seven Belgrade-based CSOs in monitoring the fulfilment of political criteria and the implementation of reforms as agreed under Chapter 23 (Judiciary and Fundamental Rights) and Chapter 24 (Justice, Freedom and Security) of Serbia’s accession negotiations with the European Union. Jelena has double MA in International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law and in European Studies. She is fluent in English and German and has basic knowledge in Spanish, French and Russian.