As part of a project to improve think-tank management, the Economic Research Center in Baku recently conducted its 4th training for civil society institutions on financial sustainability and diversification.
PASOS has opened a call for applicants for the Ilko Kucheriv Democracy Fellowship Programme, which assists the advancement of democratic practices in Ukraine by empowering professionals of independent democracy and human rights advocacy NGOs and think-tanks. Deadline to apply is 17 March 2013.
The Caucasus Institute for Peace, Democracy and Development (CIPDD) has released an eight-part video lecture series on the topic of civil society group organization and administration.
Two PASOS members in South East Europe are teaming up on a project that will study the development of independent and functional media institutions in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, and Serbia.
The Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies in Minsk has announced plans to award in 2013 the first Vitali Silitski Prize “For Contribution to the Promotion of Political Thought in Belarus.”
Launch of European Endowment for Democracy should mark the beginning of a new era of EU democracy assistance – PASOS policy brief
The long-awaited European Endowment for Democracy (EED) will launch its grant-making activities in the second half of 2013, and has now appointed an Executive Director, Jerzy Pomianowski, who takes up his position in May. In a new PASOS policy brief, Great Expectations - The launch of the European Endowment for Democracy should mark the beginning of [...]
PASOS and seven members of the network have launched a two-year project to encourage governments in the Western Balkans to become more transparent. The EU-funded project targets governments in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia.