The next municipality with which Haxhi Zeka University in Pejë signed a cooperation agreement is the Municipality of Istog. The rector of UHZ, prof.dr. Armand Krasniqi was received by the mayor of this municipality, Mr. Ilir Ferati. Partecipants in this meeting were the rector’s adviser, Mr.Luan Lulaj and the chairman of the municipal assembly in Istog, Mr. Enver Rugova. In the new cooperation agreement, the further deepening of the bonds between Haxhi Zeka University and the Municipality of Istog was emphasized. An important aspect of this cooperation is the implementation of the Regional Economic Development Forum project. This forum aims to improve economic development in the region, helping to create new opportunities for investment and economic growth.This new agreement shows the willingness of the two parties to share knowledge, resources and expertise to help increase capacity and development opportunities on both sides. As a result of this agreement, we can expect close and innovative cooperation in the future. This will bring great benefits to both institutions and to the community as a whole.