The PASOS Think-Tanks Awards
The PASOS Think-Tank Awards commend the work and achievements of organizations that demonstrate outstanding work to promote the values and goals of PASOS in promoting and protecting democracy, human rights and open society values – including the rule of law, good governance, and economic and social development.
The annual Awards are given in two categories: Achievement of the Year and Best Policy Publication of the Year. The winners are announced at the association’s annual international policymakers conference.
The awards are open to PASOS Members and Associate Members. The members and PASOS Board members can submit nominations, including self-nominations in the case of Members and Associate Members, for any or all categories.
The winner are selected by a jury of leading experts from the international think-tank world and experienced policymakers with a knowledge of the policy challenges facing young and aspiring democracies in Europe and Central Asia.
PASOS Think-Tank Awards
The Belgrade Centre for Security Policy (BCSP) was honored with the 2015 PASOS Think-Tank Achievement of the Year Award for its work organizing the Belgrade Security Forum, an annual gathering jointly initiated and designed by BCSP, the Belgrade Fund for Political Excellence (BFPE) and the European Movement in Serbia (EMinS), that brings together hundreds of leading experts and policymakers.
A Belgrade Centre for Security Policy paper that presents an independent analysis of the current state of the Civil Protection units in the North Kosovo was honored with the 2015 PASOS Best Policy Publication of the Year Award.
The Policy Association for an Open Society (PASOS) is seeking nominations for the PASOS Think-Tank Awards 2015.
The Kosovar Civil Society Foundation was honored with the 2014 PASOS Think-Tank Achievement of the Year Award for its work leading a campaign to preserve the integrity of civil society in Kosovo.
A EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy paper that examines how the EU funds local civil society groups in the Eastern Partnership was honored with the 2014 PASOS Think-Tank Best Policy Publication of the Year Award.
The Policy Association for an Open Society is seeking nominations for the PASOS Think-Tank Awards 2014. Deadline to apply is November 14, 2014.
The Centre for Public Policy PROVIDUS was awarded the PASOS Think-Tank Achievement Award 2013 for its work on improving the treatment of crime victims in Latvia.