Vanja Pavićević, an IIPE`s Research Assistant, obtained a monthly scholarship to attend the Hague Academy of International Law in January 2020. World leading experts were teaching on the current issues of International Law theory and practice. Vanja Pavićević was chosen to attend the Directed Studies, a special programme designed for 20 advanced students, over the course of three weeks. Under the guidance of a renowned Professor Christopher А. Whytock, USA, the Directed studies group analysed thoroughly current topics in international law and international relations. The Academy also organised a visit to the International Court of Justice, as well as several visits to international organisations and diplomatic missions in the Hague.