PASOS calls on EU to lift visa requirements for Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia upon signature of association agreements
EU member states should show long-term commitment to Ukraine’s European integration by swift easing of visa requirements, followed by full visa liberalisation with Ukraine, Moldova, and Georgia upon signing of association agreements, according to a PASOS statement.
PASOS has announced a call for applications to participate in the 2014 Ilko Kucheriv Democracy Fellowship Program. Deadline to apply is March 23, 2014.
PASOS urges EU to send high-level envoy, mediators from member states to Ukraine, and to set up a ‘situation room’
The EU must immediately send a high-level envoy to Ukraine, backed up by experienced mediators from member states, and equip them with a ‘situation room’ in Kyiv, according to a statement sent to top EU officials and states by PASOS and member organizations.
PASOS poll: Citizens of six Balkan countries identify political parties as least trusted institutions
Citizens of six Balkan countries say that political parties are the least trusted institutions in their respective countries, according to the results of surveys conducted for a PASOS project.
PASOS calls upon international institutions to urge President of Azerbaijan to reject restrictive amendments to NGO legislation
European leaders and diplomats must pressure President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan not to approve a package of laws intended to stifle the activities of NGOs. according to a statement signed by the PASOS Board of Directors and members.
PASOS is seeking 10 Czech university students interested in political science and international relations, NATO and security policy, and diplomacy to participate in the NATO Winter Academy’s panels and debates March 10-14 in Prague.
Two PASOS members in Baku have joined a public plea from a coalition of Azerbaijani NGOs asking their country’s president not to approve a package of proposed anti-NGO laws.