A proposal to stack the council of the Montenegro’s anti-corruption agency with political party representatives will undermine the purpose of the agency, according to a statement released by Centre for Monitoring and Research Director Zlatko Vujović.
People in the six largest European Union countries say that Ukraine must overcome corruption, oligarchism and poverty if it is to have any hope of joining the EU, according to the results of a poll commissioned by the Institute of World Policy.
The Institute of Democracy and Mediation is one of 14 NGOs that have formed a new civil-society network that will work on issues affecting rural Albanians.
Less than one-quarter of Kosovars believe that members of their parliament and local assemblies have a right to keep information about personal assets confidential, according to the results of a Riinvest Insitute poll conducted as part of a PASOS project.
Three experts from PASOS-affiliated organizations will be participating on panels at the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Conference in Riga May 20-21.
Azerbaijani officials seized computers and documents during a May 13 raid on the offices of the Economic Research Center, a PASOS member in Baku, signalling an escalation in the government’s campaign against NGOs that support democratic principles, according to the head of the center.
The Institute of World Policy and Slovak NGO Euforion are teaming up to bring an international political cartoon exhibit to Ukraine for a six-month tour.