Advocacy for Open Government: Citizens and municipal leaders connect at Open Doors Days in Kosovo townAdvocacy for Open Government: Citizens and municipal leaders connect at Open Doors Days in Kosovo town

Scores of citizens who live in a Kosovar municipality got a chance for some personal interaction with their local leaders in a series of open house days held in connection with a PASOS project on government transparency.

Peace Institute director pens book on 'The Erased'Peace Institute director pens book on ‘The Erased’

Peace Institute Director Neža Kogovšek Šalamon has written a book about ‘the Erased,’ a group of thousands of Slovenian residents who were unlawfully stripped of their citizenship after the breakup of Yugoslavia.

IWP poll: Market access, NATO/EU integration top foreign policy concerns of UkrainiansIWP poll: Market access, NATO/EU integration top foreign policy concerns of Ukrainians

More than 54 percent of Ukrainians say that gaining access to markets is the most important priority its foreign policy leaders should be focusing on, according to the results of an Institute for World Policy public-opinion poll.

ICPS launches Regional Anticorruption CoalitionICPS launches Regional Anticorruption Coalition

The International Centre for Policy Studies has launched a network of NGOs to help coordinate the efforts of groups fighting corruption in Ukraine.

Kosovo municipal leaders focus on transparency at PASOS project workshopKosovo municipal leaders focus on transparency at PASOS project workshop

A group of 30 municipal leaders from a town in Kosovo gathered for a workshop on how they can improve transparency and boost public participation at the local level, as part of a PASOS project on open government.

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Feasibility study on the DCFTA between Azerbaijan and the European UnionFeasibility study on the DCFTA between Azerbaijan and the European Union

Azerbaijan must dramatically diversify its economy in order for it to benefit from signing a DCFTA trade agreement with the European Union, according to this Center for Economic and Social Development paper.

Is ethnicity a meaningful category of employment policies for Roma? A comparative case study of Hungary and SpainIs ethnicity a meaningful category of employment policies for Roma? A comparative case study of Hungary and Spain

This Center for Policy Studies paper considers the potential of active labour market policies (LMP) to reach out to unemployed Roma populations in Hungary and in Spain.

The Citizen’s Opinion of Police Force in the Western BalkansThe Citizen’s Opinion of Police Force in the Western Balkans

Although more than half the citizens of the Western Balkans have confidence in the police, the institution is simultaneously also considered deeply corrupt, according to this POINTPULSE report.

ENP Review - Towards effective EU action in the Eastern neighbourhood?ENP Review – Towards effective EU action in the Eastern neighbourhood?

The first issue of the EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy’s new publication, Eastern Monitor, offers an analysis of the EU’s recent review of its European Neighbourhood Policy.

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