Riinvest polling shows big jump in Kosovars' trust in EULEXRiinvest polling shows big jump in Kosovars’ trust in EULEX

The percentage of Kosovars who say they trust the European Union Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo jumped sharply over the last year, according to a poll conducted by the Riivest Institute for a PASOS project on open government.

CEDEM poll: Montenegrins' view of NATO improvingCEDEM poll: Montenegrins’ view of NATO improving

The percentage of Montenegrins who oppose their country joining NATO dropped over the last year, while the number of citizens of the Balkan country who say Montenegro should join the military alliance increased, according to the results of a poll conducted by the Centre for Democracy and Human Rights.

IDIS organizes study visit for Tiraspol business leadersIDIS organizes study visit for Tiraspol business leaders

Business leaders from the breakaway region of Transnistria had an opportunity to see how Romanian officials manage European projects, thanks to a study visit organized by the Institute for Development and Social Initiatives “Viitorul.”

CIPDD launches Georgia-EU migration projectCIPDD launches Georgia-EU migration project

The Caucasus Institute for Peace, Democracy and Development (CIPDD) has kicked off a 2 1/2-year European Union-funded project to encourage better EU-Georgian migration policies and procedures.

IVO holds training seminar for Slovak election finance monitorsIVO holds training seminar for Slovak election finance monitors

The Institute for Public Affairs organized a training seminar in September for volunteers who will monitor local electoral campaign financing in Slovakia during the next two months.

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Mogherini’s Chance for True Rapprochement Between Serbia and KosovoMogherini’s Chance for True Rapprochement Between Serbia and Kosovo

New EU High Representative Federica Mogherini has the opportunity to resolve most of the outstanding issues that continue to poison relations between Serbia and Kosovo, according to this policy brief published as part of a Belgrade Centre for Security Policy project.

Taking Stock of EU Civil Society Funding in EAP CountriesTaking Stock of EU Civil Society Funding in EAP Countries

Local civil society groups in the Eastern Partnership countries need to work more close with international institutions that provide funding for civil society, according to a report by the EUROPEUM Institute for European Studies.

Towards De-Centralization? An Analysis of the Enabling Environment of Decentralization in AlbaniaTowards De-Centralization? An Analysis of the Enabling Environment of Decentralization in Albania

This analysis from the Institute for Democracy and Mediation reports on how political, administrative, and financial decentralization is gradually developing in Albania.

Review of Existing Monitoring Mechanisms for the Integration  of Migrants in HungaryReview of Existing Monitoring Mechanisms for the Integration of Migrants in Hungary

Hungary’s migration policy shows a strong preferences towards ethnic Hungarians who arrive from neighboring states, while it applies very strict conditions for the registration of third-country nationals from other states, according to this Center for Policy Studies report.

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