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Two PASOS members selected for "Think and Link" regional policy programTwo PASOS members selected for “Think and Link” regional policy program

January 27, 2015

The Center for Research and Policy and the Center for Monitoring and Research are among seven organizations chosen to take in the 2015 edition of a European Fund for the Balkans program to support evidence-based research by NGOs in the Western Balkans.

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CRPM report: Online citizen portal needs more government attentionCRPM report: Online citizen portal needs more government attention

January 26, 2015

The Macedonian government needs to better publicize and track the use of an online portal intended to make the process of lawmaking more transparent, according to a Center for Public Policy Research analysis conducted as part of a PASOS project to support open government.

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IDM poll: Most Albanians expect government to be transparentIDM poll: Most Albanians expect government to be transparent

January 19, 2015

A strong majority of Albanians hold an expectation that their government should conduct its work in an open and transparent manner, according to the results of an Institute for Democracy and Mediation poll conducted as part of a PASOS project.

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Institut Alternativa calls on Montenegrin parliament to livestream proceedingsInstitut Alternativa calls on Montenegrin parliament to livestream proceedings

January 15, 2015

The Montenegrin parliament should livestream proceedings of committee meetings to increase transparency and public awareness of what the country’s leaders are doing in the legislative body, according to a letter sent to the parliament by Institut Alernativa.

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Peace Institute joins international project to challenge racism (+video)Peace Institute joins international project to challenge racism (+video)

January 15, 2015

The Peace Institute has joined an international coalition working to challenging the normalization of racism, hate speech and discrimination.

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Albanian officials say IDM assessment an important tool to fight corruptionAlbanian officials say IDM assessment an important tool to fight corruption

January 14, 2015

Officials from Albanian state agencies attending a Institute for Democracy and Mediation conference in December said the think tank’s assessment of police corruption is useful for those combating the problem in the Western Balkan country.

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CeMI announces graduates of School of Euro-Atlantic Integration for YouthCeMI announces graduates of School of Euro-Atlantic Integration for Youth

January 9, 2015

Twenty-four students who completed the Centre for Monitoring and Research’s annual School of Euro-Atlantic Integration for Youth were awarded diplomas December 29 at a ceremony conducted by a top Montenegrin military official.

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